December 2011

Carol Burkhart

“Our guide was excellent – passionate about sharing his country with us!”
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Carol Burkhart, 2011 Journey to India

Middle East Discussion Group

Mon, Dec 12 2011 - 5:30pm

Middle East Discussion Group

Make your voice heard in an enriching, provocative and fun discussion with fellow Club members as you weigh in on events shaping the face of the Middle East. Each month, the Middle East Member-Led Forum hosts an informal roundtable discussion on a topic frequently suggested by recent headlines.  After a brief introduction, the floor will be open for discussion. All interested members are encouraged to attend. Read more »

Dr. William F. Schulz: Do Human Rights Have a Future?

Mon, Dec 5 2011 - 6:00pm

Do Human Rights Have a Future?

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Dr. William F. Schulz, Former Executive Director, Amnesty International USA; President, Unitarian Universalist Service Committee Read more »

The Stephen H. Schneider Award for Outstanding Climate Science Communication

Tue, Dec 6 2011 - 12:00pm

The Stephen H. Schneider Award for Outstanding Climate Science Communication

Dr. Richard Alley, Professor of Geosciences, Penn State

Alley will receive the first $10,000 Climate One award in honor of the late Stanford climatologist Stephen Schneider. Dr. Alley, host of the PBS documentary "Earth: The Operators Manual," once testified before Congress using his bald head to illustrate ice age cycles and recorded a video explaining geoscience while strumming guitar to a Johnny Cash song. Read more »