TEDxYouth@Hewitt is an annual event for high school students, curated by high school students. So who are the 2014 TEDxYouth@Hewitt student curators, why do they work on the event, and what kind of world do they imagine?
Paloma (Head Student Curator)
Why curate TEDxYouth@Hewitt? I curate TEDxYouth@Hewitt to create a platform to spread creativity and inspiration.
I imagine a world… in which everyone looks for unchartered territory.
Grayson (Student Mentor; 2013 TEDxYouth@Hewitt Head Student Curator)
Why curate TEDxYouth@Hewitt? I curate TEDxYouth@Hewitt because it is my favorite Hewitt event and it brings together students from around the city to teach them the kinds of lessons they can’t learn in the classroom.
I imagine a world… where generations become more and more accepting of one another.
Jessie (Assistant Curator)
Why curate TEDxYouth@Hewitt? To show our community all the endless possibilities you can have if you just set a goal and believe you can achieve it.
I imagine a world… where everyone is truly free, in every sense of the word, to express themselves in any and every way possible.
Christina (PR Curator)
Why curate TEDxYouth@Hewitt? Because my goal is to inspire the people within the community with the speakers we bring in.
I imagine a world… where everyone is able to leave their mark.
Adrien (Design Curator)
Why curate TEDxYouth@Hewitt? Because I enjoy getting a glimpse into other people’s interesting lives!
I imagine a world… where everyone respects and appreciates each other more.
Ruby (Sponsorship Curator)
Why curate TEDxYouth@Hewitt? Because I have attended this event for the past 2 years and I wanted to be one of the forces behind organizing such an amazing and interesting event.
I imagine a world… where people could lighten up over the tiny things.