October 2012

Recent Acquisitions: Bay Area Museums Collect

Thu, Jan 24 2013 - 6:00pm

Recent Acquisitions: Bay Area Museums Collect

Alexis Coe, Museums Blogger, SF Weekly
Susan Goldstein, City Archivist of San Francisco
Elizabeth Kathleen Mitchell, Burton and Deedee McMurtry Curator of Prints, Drawings, and Photographs, Cantor Arts Center at Stanford
Julie M. Read more »

Just Added: Governor Jerry Brown

Thu, Nov 1 2012 - 12:00pm

Just Added: Governor Jerry Brown Read more »

Humanities West Book Discussion: A Pepys Anthology

Wed, Jan 23 2013 - 5:30pm

Humanities West Book Discussion: A Pepys Anthology

Join us to discuss the writings of Samuel Pepys, a Restoration-era London civil servant who worked to improve the Royal Navy and eventually became a member of Parliament. The diary he kept as a young man in the 1660s, published in 1825, has made him posthumously famous. Pepys’s diary gives vivid insight into his life and times and includes a first-hand account of the Great Fire of London. Read more »

Winning Retirement Strategies: How to Pay for Everyone Now Living Longer

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Tue, Jan 29 2013 - 5:15pm

Winning Retirement Strategies: How to Pay for Everyone Now Living Longer

David Kitaen, CLTC
Mike Welch, CRPC

Conventional wisdom holds that people should begin collecting Social Security retirement benefits as soon as possible, which is age 62. But the “silver tsunami” is here, and 10,000 baby boomers are turning 65 every day and are expected to live longer than any previous generation. Read more »