The Library Springfield-Greene County Library District Springfield, Missouri

Great Ideas come 10 Minutes at a Time with Four on the Floor

June 22, 2017 —

Four Springfieldians will share their thoughts and experiences on building a better community at 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 11, in the Library Center auditorium, for adults.

The four guests will focus on Springfield and southwest Missouri in 10-minute "TED-style" talks followed by five minutes of audience Q&A.

 Presentations include:

·         "Compassion Through Action" by Amy Blansit, chair of the Drew Lewis Foundation at the Fairbanks;

·          "Smart Cities Build Better Communities Through the Use of Data Analytics" by Jeremy Clopton, BKD Director of Big Data & Analytics, Digital Forensics, and instructor at the Management Development Institute at Missouri State University;

·          "What's Your Green Dot? How Springfield Area Colleges are Changing Campus Cultures" by Jenay Lamy, MSU Green Dot Program Coordinator;

·          "The Communion of Art" by Patrick Mureithi, documentary filmmaker and singer-songwriter.

The event is sponsored by the Springfield-Greene County Library District, City of Springfield, Missouri State University and the Management Development Institute at MSU.

For more information call 882-0714.


Kathleen O'Dell
Community Relations Director
(417) 616-0564
Sarah Jane Rosendahl
(417) 616-0566

Find this article at

Media Contacts

Community Relations

Library Administration

Stay Informed

Receive the latest updates to this site via email or RSS feed. Signup is quick and easy, just click the applicable link below.

Email list RSS feed