Guest Speakers

I was still shocked and numb to the fact that I was talking to one of the most famous people in the world. I never would’ve thought that me, a small town girl, would have had this chance. I was both excited and eager. I knew that every second we spent with him was precious, and I knew that I could learn much from him. With the pressure to be as perfect as I possibly could and a single, brilliant question in the crevices of my mind, I raised my hand, a small candle waiting to be lit…

-Blog post by TGS student Megan

Each term we invite thought-provoking speakers to lend their perspective to current curriculum topics. These events are co-hosted with the students and faculty at our host schools and broadcast through our website. Click on a speaker’s name below to learn more about their background and topic of conversation. Each speaker’s bio also contains an archive of video clips, blog posts, web links, and podcasts related to their talk.