July 2012

Story Wars

Tue, Jul 10 2012 - 6:00pm

 Story Wars

Carrie Armel, Researcher, Stanford; Co-Chair, Behavior, Energy and Climate Change Conference
Jon Else, Cinematographer, Last Call at the Oasis; Professor of Journalism, UC Berkeley
Jonah Sachs, Co-founder, Free Range Studios; Author, Story Wars

The lead character in the story of carbon is a gas that is invisible and has no smell. The impacts of that gas are often thought to fall first on polar bears and people in faraway lands, in a time far into the future. Read more »

Belva Davis: A Black Woman's Life in Journalism

Tue, Jul 10 2012 - 6:30pm

Belva Davis: A Black Woman’s Life in Journalism

Belva Davis, Emmy Award-winning TV Journalist/Anchor; Host, This Week in Northern California, KQED TV; Author, Never in My Wildest Dreams: A Black Woman’s Life in Journalism

From being the first black TV journalist in the West to one of the most respected media figures in the nation, Davis has indisputably changed the face of American journalism. Read more »

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“I’d never been to a U.S. Consulate and found both speakers very gracious and knowledgeable. Thank you for the opportunity.”

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Traveler, 2012 Cruising the Baltic Sea

Leslie

“The Club group was so congenial. All were great people!”

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Don and Mimi Leslie, 2012 Cruising the Baltic Sea

Baltic Anon

“We loved being on a small ship. We got to know a lot of fellow passengers. Le Boreal was just the right size and could dock very close to the shore.”

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Traveler, 2012 Cruising the Baltic Sea

Condie

“Excellent travel mates!”

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Dr. Michael Condie, 2012 Cruising the Baltic Sea

Brady

“Philippa and Kristina (study leader and tour manager) were both charming, knowledgeable and helpful. Loved the plays and the other people on the trip. Very well organized!”

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Sheila Brady, 2012 Oregon Shakespeare Festival