May 2009

Bonk with Mary Roach

Mon, May 4 2009 - 6:30pm

Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex

Mary Roach, Author, Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex, Spook and Stiff

In conversation with Jeff Greenwald, Writer; Artist; Performer

Bestselling author Roach tackles the salacious, creepy and titilating fringes of science and ventures into topics where others fear to tread. In her new book, Bonk, Roach broaches an area of science not normally included in polite conversation. Read more »

Budgeting the California Budget

Fri, May 1 2009 - 12:00pm

Budging the California Budget

John Chiang, California State Controller
John Myers, Sacramento Bureau Chief, KQED Public Radio
Sean Randolph, President and CEO, Bay Area Economic Forum 
Fred Silva, Senior Fiscal Advisor, California Forward
John Wildermuth, Political Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle - Moderator

IOUs, state spending cuts, higher taxes and layoffs are just some of the harsh realities of the California state Read more »