Contact: Ann Hatch214-378-1819;
For immediate release — Jan. 30, 2019
(DALLAS) — Bringing information and inspiration often are part of TEDx presentations. Mountain View College will present its own event, TEDxMountainViewCollege, to promote education, learning and discussion on Tuesday, Feb. 5, from 6 to 9 p.m. in MVC’s performance hall. Mountain View College is located at 4849 W. Illinois Ave. in Dallas.
Tickets are $12 for the general public as well as faculty, staff and students from across the Dallas County Community College District. (Free student ticket sales end Jan. 31.) Purchase tickets at
TEDx Mountain View College 2019 - eventbrite.com.
The program will be hosted by Demetria Obilor who serves as the traffic ensemble anchor for ABC affiliate WFAA-TV in Dallas. Obilor reports road updates and the latest trends in social media weekdays from 4:30 to 7 a.m. and also anchors the station’s noon midday show on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
During the event, participants will watch two TEDTalk videos and also will hear speakers who will help audience members spark a conversation about how to make a difference in their own lives and the lives of others.
Four DCCCD employees and a student are among the evening’s speakers; their topics are listed below:
Other speakers and their topics include:
For more information, contact Alice Rios Shaw, MVC’s assistant director of marketing and public relations, by email at
AliceRiosShaw@dcccd.edu or by phone at 214-860-8722; or send an email to
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