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Retreating Into Silence

BY KELLY LARSON
@ VOL 2 ON JAN 21, 2016

“In a lot of ways, the most significant things I have learned have come from experience. In that experience I discovered that there can be both harm and value in speaking and listening, thinking and acting. ”

In Retreating Into Silence from PechaKucha Dubuque Volume 2, Speaker Kelly Larson takes us on a journey to explore how she is learning to balance thinking, listening, speaking and acting. She weaves in stories from family, friends, and co-workers around this exciting presentation!

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Thursday, May 19th, 2016. 

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Tomato, Tomato

BY JULIA THEISEN
@ VOL 2 ON JAN 21, 2016

“I said to my husband ‘what’s that down there’ and he said ‘that’s downtown’. This was 15 years ago, and all i could think was ‘I am being driven into a religious cult that makes bread’.”

In Tomato, Tomato from PechaKucha Night Dubuque’s 2nd volume, Speaker Julia Theisen tells a humorous anecdote about a big move. Have you ever moved to another country permanently? What about visited another country? Even if you have not speaker Julia's observations about the two countries are sure to put a smile on your face.

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Thursday, April 28th, 2016. 

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Sailing Strengthens Your Soul

BY JOHN STEWART
@ VOL 2 ON JAN 21, 2016

When was the last time you went sailing? Have you ever wondered what it is like? Speaker John Stewart takes you on his journey with sailing and shares how sailing has strengthened his soul.

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Time Well Wasted

BY DOMINIC VELANDO
@ VOL 2 ON JAN 21, 2016

What are your most creative ways to waste time? Speaker Dominic Velando shares what he has discovered by being around people, games, and life's milestones as related to spending time.

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Mental Illness Recovery Journals

BY BRYNN MCDONNELL
@ VOL 2 ON JAN 21, 2016

Speaker Brynn McDonnell walks us through her experiences with mental illness through humor, personal stories, and research.

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Gearheadism

BY BEA BOMBARDIER
@ VOL 2 ON JAN 21, 2016

Speaker Bea Mehlhorn brings us into the world of gearhead, fashion, furniture building, and local pinup community.

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They're more like guidelines

BY ANGELA VENTRIS
@ VOL 2 ON JAN 21, 2016

Speaker Angela Ventris shares with us her experiences with food while providing us with some food tips!

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Mother of Hubble

BY ERICA HAUGEN
@ VOL 2 ON JAN 21, 2016

“She had been studying the planets, the solar system, and the universe for quite some time and she had decided that she… was going to recreate the pictures that hubble took. In my head i'm thinking ‘uh! my kid loves science. This is awesome… I've instilled in her the values and fortitude and the commitment to be one of those women they write about in the history books.’”

In the presentation Mother of Hubble from PechaKucha Night Dubuque’s 2nd Volume Speaker Erica Haugen shares how she supports and nurtures her daughters curiosity and talents within science, arts, and more through their Science Sundays.

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Monday, February 23rd, 2016. 

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Indi and Kora

BY MILES BREED
@ VOL 2 ON JAN 21, 2016

Have you ever wanted a dog? Have you wondered about training a dog? Presenter Miles Breed shares his story of training his two dogs in this particular kind of training style.

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The Things I’m Taking With Me

BY LANA WOOD
@ VOL 8 ON MAR 30, 2017

Iliana (Lana) Wood tells the story of how a city girl discovered community in Dubuque, Iowa--despite her hang ups with small town living--through food, physical injury and the pursuit of social justice. She shares lessons learned on the eve of her departure. 

 

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Mother of Hubble

“She had been studying the planets, the solar system, and the universe for quite  some time and she had decided that she… was going to recreate the pictures that hubble took. In my head i'm thinking ‘uh! my kid loves science. This is awesome… I've instilled in her the values and fortitude and the commitment to be one of those women they write about in the history books’” In the presentation Mother of Hubble from PechaKucha Night Dubuque’s 2nd Volume Speaker Erica Haugen shares how she supports and nurtures her daughters curiosity and talents within science, arts, and more through their Science Sundays.

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City Focus: Dubuque

This week's PechaKucha "City Focus" heads up the Mississippi River to Dubuque, Iowa, USA, a center for culture and learning, regularly recognized for being the "The Best Small City in American for _____", whether that be raising a family, starting a business, or a weekend adventure. We recognize them this week for some amazing PechaKucha Presentations from their recent Vol 2. 

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I Am Not A Bologna Sandwich

“My mom used to say you are what you eat. And i was like ‘that’s ridiculous, I’m not a twinkie, I’m not a bologna sandwich’ but now i get it.” In I Am Not A Bologna Sandwich from PechaKucha Night Dubuque’s 2nd Volume, Presenter Lisa Acosta asks us to ponder this questions: Wild foods, are there benefits to enjoying them? She invites you to discover how what we eat influences our lived experiences.  

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Tomato, Tomato

“I said to my husband ‘what’s that down there’ and he said ‘that’s downtown’. This was 15 years ago, and all i could think was ‘I am being driven into a religious cult that makes bread’.” In Tomato, Tomato from PechaKucha Night Dubuque’s 2nd volume, Speaker Julia Theisen tells a humorous anecdote about a big move. Have you ever moved to another country permanently? What about visited another country? Even if you have not speaker Julia's observations about the two countries are sure to put a smile on your face.

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Retreating Into Silence

“In a lot of ways, the most significant things I have learned have come from experience. In that experience I discovered that there can be both harm and value in speaking and listening, thinking and acting. ” In Retreating Into Silence from PechaKucha Dubuque Volume 2, Speaker Kelly Larson takes us on a journey to explore how she is learning to balance thinking, listening, speaking and acting. She weaves in stories from family, friends, and co-workers around this exciting presentation!

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How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Modernism

"Is beauty definable?" Modern design can sometimes be difficult to understand, but  In How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Modernism at PechaKucha Night Dubuque Vol. 7,  Jason Neises challenges us to find the beauty and meaning in Modern architecture and think about how we can preserve our precious "Modern" heritage.

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Art Lessons

  "You don't have to love art or know a lot about the artist to glean something from it." In "Art Lessons" from PechaKucha Night Dubuque Vol. 9, David Schmitz shares his favorite artists and their works to dive into their deeper meaning and what they can teach us about everyday life.