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Idea Festival: Jubin Shah on his “theory on everything”

Josh Bynum

May 29, 2012

“Patterns and Cycles: Metaphysics” by Jubin Shah (12) What is luck? How does it work? What does a lottery winner have to do with metaphysics? This talk deals with my theory on everything....

Idea Festival: Dr. Diane Snow on the functions of the human brain

Josh Bynum

May 29, 2012

“Spinal Cord Injury and Regeneration: Why Don’t Nerves Grow Back to Where They Were After an Injury?” by Dr. Diane Snow The functional organization of the adult nervous system depends upon the connections form...

Idea Festival: Dr. Nathan DeWall on social acceptance and rejection

Josh Bynum

May 29, 2012

“Social Connections: The Sweet and the Bitter” by Dr. Nathan DeWall Most people crave social acceptance. Like a sweet snack, social acceptance is pleasant, rewarding, and, in moderate amounts, associated with good h...

Students break ground with first student-organized IdeaFestival

Emily McConville, Content Director

May 6, 2012

Michael Perry (12) stood offstage in the auditorium on the afternoon of Friday, April 27, waiting for Principal Larry Wooldridge to finish introducing him. The past couple of weeks had been long ones filled with run-throughs, so...