August 2011

Jai Ranganathan: An incredible success story from the farmlands of India

Tue, Aug 9 2011 - 6:00pm

Jai Ranganathan: An Incredible Success Story from the Farmlands of India

This program is postponed. Keep checking back for a new date.

Ph.D, Center Associate, National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, UC, Santa Barbara; Producer, "Curiouser & Curiouser Science"  Podcast, Miller-McCune Magazine

Can environmental conservation and economic development go hand in hand? What will it take to improve the economic condition of the world’s poor? Read more »

Alvin Poussaint and panel discussion: The Legacy of Tuskegee, African American Health Care Panel (12/12/01)

Remarks by Alvin Poussaint entitled "The Legacy of Tuskegee".  Talk centers on institutional racism, race inequities in America, and genocidal raciscm.  A panel discussion on African Americans and medicine follows the talk with LaVera Crawley and Patricia Evans.

Pebble Mine - Toxic Gold and Global Impact

Thu, Oct 6 2011 - 6:00pm

Pebble Mine: Toxic Gold and Global Impact

Rescheduled to November 10. Read more »

Pebble Mine: Toxic Gold and Global Impact

Thu, Nov 10 2011 - 6:00pm

Pebble Mine: Toxic Gold and Global Impact

Note new date! Rescheduled from October 6

Michael Kowalski, Chairman and CEO, Tiffany & Co.
Joel Reynolds, Senior Attorney, Natural Resources Defense Council
Kimberly Williams, Executive Director, Nunamta Aulukestai
Wendy Schmidt, The Schmidt Family Foundation – Moderator

The proposed Pebble Mine would be one of the largest gold and copper mines in the world, located at the headwaters of the Bristol B Read more »

SF's James Beard Award Winners: What Makes a Restaurant Great?

Wed, Aug 3 2011 - 6:30pm

SF’s 2011 James Beard Award Winners: What Makes a Restaurant Great?

This program is sold out

Joshua Aidlin, Architect, Designer and Owner, Aidlin Darling Design; Owner and Designer, Bar Agricole; James Beard Award, “Outstanding Restaurant Design”
Paolo Lucchesi, Author, “The Scoop,” SF Chronicle; James Beard Award, “Best Food Section”
Charles Phan, Owner and Chef, The Slanted Door; James Beard Award, “Who’s Who of Food & Beverage in America In Read more »

Ken Denmead: Geek Dad

Wed, Aug 3 2011 - 7:00pm

Ken Denmead

This program is postponed. Keeping checking back for a new date.

Editor and Publisher, GeekDad.com; Author, The Geek Dad’s Guide to Weekend Fun
 
Want to learn how to build a robot from scratch? Or create the ultimate slip n’ slide? Get your geek on with GeekDad’s Ken Denmead. Learn more about fun DIY projects, experiments and weekend adventures that the whole family can do together. Read more »