One and a half years of work culminated in a showcase of professionalism and excellence centering around the theme ikigai - a Japanese concept that loosely translates to a reason for being.

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On Saturday, TEDxPurdueU hosted a plethora of speakers that utilized the art of storytelling to convey their perspective on "ikigai," a Japanese concept that translates to mean a "reason for being," in Loeb Playouse. The profiles of the speakers ranged from psychotherapists to computing pion…

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