Samitha’s talk brings awareness to the innocent habit of stereotyping. Although it is natural to categorize people the value of broadening social circles is essential to attaining a strong understanding of different individuals and their life experiences and ultimately leads to a mature perspective or perspectives on today’s society.
Samhita Nair, is currently attending grade 11 at Strathcona High School. She is known for her vocal performances in many languages including English. She has also participated in numerous dance performances. Samhita’s passion for helping people has motivated her to volunteer at the Stollery Children’s Hospital along with a variety of other medical centres. She takes a keen interest in learning and understanding different perspectives and she consistently makes an effort to better herself in any way she can.
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx