LO Speaks - 2/3

Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

The youth are only a portion of our population, but they are 100% of our future. Come listen to our youth, as well as influential adults shaping their lives, voice their ”Untold Stories” at Lake Oswego’s first ever conference of great ideas, LO Speaks. The TED-style event will range from the lessons learned by traveling the world, to teen implicit abuse. Some featured speakers will be: Oregonian Columnist Steve Duin, Lakeridge high school sophomore and published author, Claire Fennell; and LOHS Spanish teacher, Ian Reeves. Presented by Youth Leadership Council. Lakeridge High School Auditorium, 1235 Overlook Dr.   


10:10 am: Wrong Turns: Finding Answers for Chronic Autoimmune Disorders

Claire Fennell, published author and LOSD student


10:25 am: In Livable Cities is the Preservation of the Wild

Mike Houck, Executive Director, Urban Greenspaces Institute


10:40 am: Money, The Next Generation, and Changing the World 

Amy Pearl, Executive Director, Hatch Innovation


11:00-11:20 am: Concessions Break.

Concessions help cover costs for the Youth Leadership Council trip to the National League of Cities Conference in Washington D.C.


11:25 am: How Not to Chop Down a Tree

Ian Reeves, Spanish Teacher, LOSD


11:40 am: Stories of Victory: A Look Inside Oregon's Only School for Children and Teens with Autism

Tricia Hasbrook, Executive Director & Thea Schreiber, Co-Founder and Director, Victory Academy


11:55 am: In Misadventure, Too

Steve Duin, Columnist, The Oregonian


12:10 pm: Speaker Q&A

Each speaker will share a 10 minute story or life lesson on various topics not commonly discussed. Moderators from the Youth Leadership Council will tie in each topic with some of the themes present in the 2018 LO Reads selection, Good Morning, Midnight. Join the Youth Council for an engaging morning of diverse speakers, conversation, and thought-provoking untold stories!

Lakeridge High School
1235 Overlook Dr.
Lake Oswego, OR 97035
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