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Saturday, February 25 • 2:30pm - 3:30pm
What Is a Nerdfighter?

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Nerdfighters talk nerdfighters. What does being a nerdfighter mean to you? How has the community changed over the years? Let's look backward, forward, and inward.

Moderators
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Leslie Datsis

Leslie is one of those 2007 nerdfighters that made videos for a long time on her video blog (lesliefoundhergrail) and her storytelling project (One Time Stories). She's now behind the scenes at PBS Digital Studios and has been running Story Circles at conferences all over the US. Leslie recently started Story Circle DC, a monthly storytelling event in the DC area.

Speakers
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Michael Aranda

Michael discovered The Vlogbrothers in late 2007, collaborated with Hank on the song "DFTBA", then moved to Missoula, Montana to work full time for Complexly, on projects like SciShow, Crash Course, and The Brain Scoop.
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Ahsante Bean

Ahsante the Artist | PBS Digital Studios
Ahsante’s work focuses on uplifting marginalized voices and examining the richness of human experience. A vlogger, storyteller, and all-around creative, Ahsante produces short films, educated discussions, and spirited lifestyle videos on her YouTube channel “Ahsante the Artist”. She has also vlogged quite a bit about Harvard, her alma mater and origin of her channel. By day she nerds out as an Editorial and Operations Associate at PBS... Read More →
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Victoria Bongiorno

Head of Community and Communications, Complexly
Victoria is a writer, a Gryffindor who knows everything about Harry Potter (the books—the seven books that exist following Harry's adolescence in book form, THOSE), and a nerdfighter who found the vlogbrothers back in 2007.
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Joe DeGeorge

Joe knows Harry Potter. | Joe knows Saxophone. | Joe knows Hank Green and the Perfect Strangers. | Joe knows Giant Squidstravaganza. | Joe knows Downtown Boys. | Joe knows Zines. | Joe knows Snitchwiches. | Joe knows Fungus. | Joe knows Bach with gloves on. | Joe knows Nerds.
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Charlie McDonnell

Charlie McDonnell is a video blogger, filmmaker, old school nerdfighter, and author of "Fun Science: A Guide to Life, the Universe and Why Science Is So Awesome." He's been described by John Green as “…the most talented and charismatic young person in the United Kingdom,” and on several occasions John has also made clear that he wishes to adopt Charlie. Hank Green is also a fan of Charlie and his work, but has been decidedly... Read More →


Saturday February 25, 2017 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Room 209

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