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Design your Life | Kerah Cottrell + Heath Hunter

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-w4kkTQnJpA Award-winning web designer Kerah Cottrell has some advice on how to design your life: “Find your passion, develop a support network, be kind to everyone, follow your heart... and you will be full-filled.”…
Akino & Yoshino Watanabe and Sumie Kaneko
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Japanese Harp | Akino + Yoshino Watanabe and Sumie Kaneko

Akino Watanabe, an eighth grader who is passionate about bridging Eastern and Western culture through her music, joined her younger sister, first grader Yoshino, on stage at TEDxBeaconStreet to perform traditional music on the koto, a Japanese…
Jason & Marjorie Crigler
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Improvise your way through life | Grace Kelly

Jazz is not only a musical genre, “it's a way of living”, so says Grace Kelly, at 20 years old, and already an accomplished sax musician/singer/composer and conductor. Grace graduated from Berklee College of Music at the age 19, having…
Jason & Marjorie Crigler
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The history of hip hop at TEDxYouth@BeaconStreet | Snap Boogie

Art comes in many different forms. For Snap Boogie, art is the intersection of smooth rhythms, culture and gravity-defying dance moves. Inspired by hip hop as a kid, Snap Boogie honed his craft and is now a member of The Floorlords, Boston’s…
Hayley Reardon
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Find Your Voice | Hayley Reardon

At a young age, Hayley Reardon began to recognize that bullying had the power to dim the light of so many teenagers, and she searched for a way to help her peers reclaim that power. “I know what it’s like to want something…
Jason & Marjorie Crigler
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Defying the Odds, Reclaiming Life | Jason + Marjorie Crigler

One moment in time. That’s all it took to send Jason Crigler’s life and family reeling. On August 4th, 2004, a malformed blood vessel burst in Jason’s brain while he was on stage playing with his band in New York City. At the hospital,…