Connected, But Alone? (Video)
Psychologist and author Sherry Turkle speaks about having “plugged-in“ lives. In this talk she examines how our technology and devices are redefining human connection and communication with each other.
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Using Conflict for Growth
A video by UCDAVIS staff, faculty and students discussing the importance of conflict as an opportunity for growth in our relationships. It also explores how allowing for conflict and addressing it can validate all members of our community and increase belonging/inclusion.
The Power of Listening
A video developed by UCDavis with staff, faculty and students discussing the importance of decreasing social media as connection and instead opening up meaningful dialogues through personal engagement and listening.
10 Ways to Have a Better Conversation (Video | Audio)
Celeste Headless, radio host, explores the "ingredients" of good conversations. In this talk she states the need for "conversation competence" with the interpersonal skills of: honesty, clarity, brevity and listening.
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How to Magically Connect with Anyone
In this Ted Talk, magician Brian Miller discusses how understanding someone else’s perspective can create true connection.