August 2012

The Green Economy: Where are the opportunities?

Thu, Aug 9 2012 - 7:00pm

The Green Economy: Where Are the Opportunities?

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I Must Resist: Updating Bayard Rustin's Dream of Work for All

Tue, Aug 21 2012 - 6:00pm

I Must Resist - Updating Bayard Rustin's Dream of Work for All

Michael Long, Author
Andrea Shorter, CEO, Atlas Strategies

The March on Washington was largely about jobs and equality. And gay activist Rustin was a driving organizer behind the march at the culmination of which Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his famous "I Have A Dream" speech. The community organizing legacies of Rustin and King continue today. Read more »

Science & Technology Planning Meeting

Thu, Nov 29 2012 - 6:15pm

Science & Technology Planning Meeting

Join fellow Club members with similar interests and brainstorm upcoming Science & Technology programs. All Commonwealth Club members are welcome. We explore visions for the future through science and technology. Discuss current issues and share your insights with fellow Club members to shape and plan programs for the months ahead.

MLF: Science & Technology
Location:  SF Club Office
Time: 6:15 p.m. Read more »

SF Debate August 7, 2012

Tue, Aug 7 2012 - 7:00pm

Marty Nemko Discussion Series: Keys to Beating the Odds in Starting a Business

Thu, Aug 9 2012 - 6:00pm

Keys to Beating the Odds in Starting a Business

Marty Nemko, Career Coach; Author; Former Columnist; Radio Host

Have a business idea you want to run by career coach Nemko? Don't have an idea? Already in business but struggling? Succeeding but wanting to take your business to the next level? Considering a franchise? Let Nemko help address your tough issues. Nemko was named "The Bay Area's Best Career Coach," by the San Francisco Bay Guardian and "Job Coach Extraordinaire," by U.S. News. Read more »

Patrick Iber: What Is the Purpose of Democracy?

Mon, Oct 8 2012 - 6:00pm

What is the Purpose of Democracy?

Patrick Iber, Lecturer, Stanford Department of History, and Andrew W. Mellon Fellow in the Humanities Read more »