Talks from TEDxAlbany 2015

The video of the talks from the TEDxAlbany event at Overit in Albany last month are up. Here's a video playlist on YouTube that gathers them all together (plus one that's not on there).

The topics of the talks range empathy, to exotic physics, to coloring books, to public health. The talk embedded above is from local comedian Jaye McBride, who spoke about her own experience as a transgender person and some of the challenges people face after they transition.

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