Entries by daviswade

Four Favorites from TEDxUF 2016

There are many different types of identities. There are identities you connect with, other people’s perception of your identities and identities you just don’t understand. Because humans rely so readily on categorizing people, places and things, identities play an immeasurable role in our lives. Ten different speakers at TEDxUF expressed their experience with identities in […]

‘Embrace The Power,’ Ex-NFL Back Tells LGBTQ Teenagers At Purchase College

PURCHASE, N.Y. — Former NFL defensive cornerback Wade Davis, who came out as gay in 2012, told hundreds of LGBTQ middle and high school students to “embrace the power of being free, the power of being yourself” at an all-day conference at Purchase College on Wednesday. The PrideWorks 2016 conference, which drew about 540 LGBTQ middle and high school […]