SEEK: How Curiosity Can Transform Your Life
Thursday, March 21,
Discover the superpower of curiosity with Scott Shigeoka, internationally recognized curiosity expert, speaker, and the author of SEEK: How Curiosity Can Transform Your Life and Change the World.
Shigeoka translates research into strategies that promote positive well-being and connected relationships. In this practical manifesto, Shigeoka takes readers on a four-phase journey to deep curiosity, showing us how to strengthen this fundamental human skill through his DIVE model—Detach, Intend, Value, Embrace—and build the courage to be transformed by the people, places, and experiences we encounter.This event is presented as part of the Booth Family Inspiration Speaks Series in partnership with Virginia Festival of the Book. It is free and open to the public. RSVP Today!
About the Author
Scott Shigeoka is an internationally recognized curiosity expert, speaker, and author. He is known for translating research into strategies that promote positive well-being and connected relationships around the globe, including at the UC Berkeley’s Greater Good Science Center and through his popular courses at the University of Texas at Austin. Scott implements his curiosity practices in the public sector, Fortune 500 companies, Hollywood, media organizations, education institutions, and small businesses.
About the Booth Family Inspiration Speaks Series
St. Anne's-Belfield School hosts innovators and visionaries from around the world as part of our Booth Family Inspiration Speaks series. Funded by a generous endowment in honor of the Booth Family, including former chair of the Board of Trustees Rich Booth, Roxanne Booth, and alumni J.T. '11, Morgan '15, and Kellie '18, each year, Inspiration Speaks speakers seek to challenge, inspire, and encourage discourse on a variety of topics. The events are open to the public and all are encouraged to attend.
This year's event is proudly presented in partnership with Virginia Festival of the Book.
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Our teachers believe in fostering age-appropriate independence so that students learn to make choices, to experiment, to fail safely, and to be curious. St. Anne's-Belfield and Charlottesville, Va. are vibrant, inclusive communities where we learn about and from one another. Our students leave prepared to make a positive impact on the world around them, wherever their journeys may lead.
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