Whitney Pennington Rodgers

Journalist. Curator. Storyteller.

Whitney Pennington Rodgers

Journalist. Curator. Storyteller.

the work

3 videos found
Sheryl Lee Ralph: A 3-step guide to believing in yourself
In a lively talk sparkling with actionable advice, Sheryl Lee Ralph shares how her struggles taught her what it takes to believe in herself -- and how we can all find the self-confidence to keep moving forward.
Nick Turner: How to fix two of the most broken systems in the US
In an engaging, insightful conversation, criminal justice reformer Nick Turner breaks down the ways the US criminal legal system perpetuates centuries-old racial and economic inequality.
The Coach
In this Sunday Night story, we explore the impact of Chicago's gun violence epidemic by profiling the Orr Academy High School boys basketball team on the city's west side.

About Whitney

Whitney Pennington Rodgers is an award-winning journalist, filmmaker and the Current Affairs Curator at TED. In her role with TED, she curates talks and interviews that explore and address the most urgent and newsworthy issues of the moment. 

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