Communication Scholars from across the nation and around the world have been giving TEDx talks, which are independently organized local discussions in the spirit of the influential TED conference. They've raised provocative questions about education, online racism, death acceptance, and more. If you are a communication scholar and would like to be featured on this page, contact Dr. LaKesha Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Breaking Through Barriers of Connecting During Disasters
Keri Stephens, University of Texas at Austin
Dr. Stephens discusses communication strategies to aid in rescue efforts during natural disasters. Her idea worth spreading is that shared communication tools are the vital link to help people succeed in rescue and rebuilding efforts.