Last Friday evening, I had the pleasure of attending a lecture from none other than Bill Nye the Science Guy. This was quite the special occasion, as our university had been trying to get him to come for 10 years.
To say the event was packed would be an understatement. I don’t know if you’ve ever seen tailgating at a science lecture before, but I now have. When the doors opened, people flooded into our auditorium faster than I’ve ever seen – in fact, I don’t think I’ve actually ever seen people skip the aisles and just run over the seat backs en masse before…
Craziness aside, hearing Bill Nye speak was awesome. As a long-time educator and entertainer, Bill is a master at giving an effective and engaging presentation. He also taught me some really important lessons during his talk – lessons that applied to me even though I’m not a scientist or engineer.
These are what I want to share with you today – my takeaways from Bill Nye’s presentation, which can be applied to your life no matter what your major is. Read More →