LC TALKS

LC TALKS 2022 Shining Light on Identity & Mental Health Thursday 3-3 6 30 pm Jorgensen Theatre and YouTube Live

Modeled after the famous TED Talks, Learning Community students, faculty, and staff will be selected in advance to speak at this event about their stories in short, entertaining, thought-provoking talks which will reflect the diverse identities and resilience displayed in our collective and individual experiences. 

Thank you to everyone who joined us for LC TALKS 2022!

WATCH ON YOUTUBE

Anyone part of UConn's Learning Communities ecosystem is invited to apply to speak at LC TALKS, including student members and leaders, graduate students, professional staff, and faculty.

Our LC TALKS 2022 Speakers

Isabella Blasi

"Sanctuary of Stars"

Isabella Blasi '25 (she/her)

Leadership House

Psychological Sciences

Sean Farren

"Progress Isn't Linear:

Learning to Love Yourself One Day at a Time"

Sean Farren '24

Business Connections House

Management Information Systems

Kavya Ganugapati

"Rare is Beautiful"

Kavya Ganugapati '22 (she/her)

Public Health House

Allied Health Sciences

Lyndall Goudemond

"The Cinderella Effect"

Lyndall Goudemond '22 (she/her)

Transfer Connections House

Sociology

Jody Kung

"If You Didn't Know"

Jody Kung '22 (she/her)

Business Connections House

Management Information Systems

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"The Story of Two Boys"

William Longo '25 (he/him)

La Comunidad Intelectual

Communication

Amit Savkar

"AIM: Access, Initiative, and Motivation
A Holistic Perspective with LCs"

Dr. Amit Savkar (he/him)

Faculty Director, Innovation House

Sara Vaz Djassi

"Perfectly Imperfect in My Own Skin"

Sara Vaz Djassi

Graduate Assistant, Global House

MS Candidate, Sport Management

Past LC TALKS

LC TALKS 2021 2/25 6:30pm

LC TALKS 2020 Web Banner

LC Talks 2019 Web Banner

LC TALKS 2018 Banner

LC TALKS 2017 Banner