November 2012

Carbon Math

Fri, Nov 9 2012 - 12:00pm

Carbon Math

Bill McKibben, Founder,, Author, Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet
John Hofmeister, CEO, Citizens for Affordable Energy; Former President, Shell Oil Company

Energy companies have five times as much oil and coal and gas on their books than climate scientists think is safe to burn. Read more »

Water: Innovating for the Essential Resource

Wed, Nov 7 2012 - 6:30pm

Water: Innovating for the Essential Resource

Jake Norton, Co-founder and Lead Climber, Challenge 21
Evan Thomas, Assistant Professor and Director, The SWEET Lab; Executive Vice President, Manna Energy Limited
Jon Rose, Professional Surfer; Founder, Waves for Water
Peter Gleick, Water Expert; Co-founder and President, Pacific Institute; MacArthur Fellow
Jason Mark, Editor, Earth Island Journal - Moderator Read more »

Ole! An Evening of Paella and Spanish Wine

Mon, Nov 5 2012 - 6:30pm

Olé: An Evening of Paella and Spanish Wines

This program is sold out

Paella: The rich Spanish dish of seafood, chicken and rice served with kickin’ Spanish wines. You will enjoy tapas, Paella, Spanish cheese and dessert along with a flight of Spanish wines presented by Michael Hutchinson of Olé Imports. Join us for a spicy, fun and informal evening of food and wine.

Location:  The Grapevine Wine, Cheese and Tasting Bar, 1389 Lincoln Avenue, San Jose
Time: 6:30 p.m. Read more »

Explore the World--What's Your Wish List of International Relations Programs?

Thu, Jan 10 2013 - 5:30pm

Explore the World: What’s on Your Wish List of International Relations Programs? Read more »

Is Tech Hurting SF?

Thu, Nov 15 2012 - 6:30pm

Is Tech Hurting SF?

This program is cancelled

David Talbot, Founder, Salon; Author; Journalist, San Francisco magazine
Additional panelists TBA

Some call San Francisco the new Silicon Valley, and we can understand why. Its unique urban landscape, diverse population and progressive culture appeal to entrepreneurs the world over. Read more »