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As TEDxLSU grows, this year’s event aims to attract its biggest crowd yet

TEDxLSU’s popularity is one example of Baton Rouge reaching its potential, says Rebecca Burdette, the local event’s co-founder. “When you’ve got hundreds of people showing up for an intellectual event, sharing and connecting with people, that speaks volumes about where we are as a community,” says Burdette, whose day job is directing LSU’s Communication across the Curriculum program. The event has grown quite a bit since launching in 2012. The…