TEDx event is Feb. 20

Published 7:10 am Wednesday, February 14, 2024

Six speakers will reveal thought-provoking and creative ideas during the ninth annual TEDxUniversityofMississippi event on Feb. 20 at the University of Mississippi’s Ford Center for the Performing Arts. 

The in-person event begins at 7 p.m. with pre-show activities beginning at 6:30.

“This year’s theme is ‘Illuminate,’” said Emilie Chandler, director of public relations for TEDx UniversityofMississippi. “Speakers will illuminate ideas that people, communities and organizations are exploring to optimize outcomes.”

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This year’s entertainment includes The Mississippians jazz band and violinist Jiwon Lee.

Tickets are available through the Ford Center box office at 662-915-7411 and on the center’s website. The cost is $5 for students and $7 for nonstudents.