The Observer

Think Big club hosts fourth annual TEDx event

The TEDx event is a Churchill tradition, hosted by the Think Big club.

By Jackson Resnick, Features Editor

March 14, 2019

On Saturday, Feb. 23, the Think Big Club hosted the fourth annual TEDxChurchillHighSchool event. The event was held in the auditorium and featured a few guest speakers, which included some of Potomac’s leading thinkers, entrepreneurs and innovators. Lobbyist Abby Smith, entrepreneur Andy Richm...

Second Annual TEDX

The second annual TEDX event was held April 16 in the auditorium

By Rebekah Sklute, News and Observations Online Editor

May 15, 2016

The Think Big club organized a TEDx event April 16 in which seven speakers discussed the theme of "Pathways". This event featured speakers such as entrepreneur and businessman Mark Bucher, science journalist and serial social entrepreneur Al Hammond, investigative reporter Tisha Thompson, 17-year-old ...

My Experience Hosting a TEDx Conference

The officers of the Think Big club give their thanks to the audience at the end of the 2016 TEDxCHS.

By Madison Hurr, Senior Writer

April 20, 2016

A year ago, I never would have thought that I’d be hosting a TEDx conference. Being up on stage introducing Emmy Award-winning journalists and successful entrepreneurs at an official TED event–it felt surreal. Watching and participating in an event I have been helping to plan all year come to life w...

CHS TEDx conference

CHS TEDx conference

By Julia Heimlich, Features Editor

February 25, 2015

Next month, 100 lucky students will be able to witness the CHS auditorium as it transforms from an empty set of seats and a stage into a jam-packed captivating center of inspiration. Led by CHS’s Think Big Club, the TEDxChurchillHighSchool conference March 7 from 3 to 8 p.m will host a variety of...

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