December 2012

Paola Gianturco: Grandmother Power - A Global Phenomenon

Mon, Dec 3 2012 - 6:00pm

Grandmother Power: A Global Phenomenon

Paola Gianturco, Author; Photojournalist

Gianturco discusses a new international movement represented by grandmothers who are younger, better educated and healthier than grandmothers have ever been before. Read more »

Justice Sonia Sotomayor

Mon, Jan 28 2013 - 12:00pm

Sonia Sotomayor

This event is sold out.

Associate Justice, U.S. Supreme Court; Author, My Beloved World

in conversation with M. Elizabeth Magill, Dean and Richard E. Lang Professor of Law, Stanford Law School

The first Hispanic and third woman appointed to the United States Supreme Court, Sonia Sotomayor has become an instant American icon. Read more »

James Hansen: The Stephen Schneider Award

Tue, Dec 4 2012 - 5:00pm

James Hansen: The Stephen Schneider Award

Standard tickets for this program have been sold out. The program will be streamed live in the Gold Room. You may purchase Gold Room seating . Read more »

Trauma and First Responders: An Insider's View of First Responder Culture

Mon, Jan 7 2013 - 5:15pm

Trauma and First Responders: An Insider’s View of First Responder Culture

Joel Fay, Psy.D.

First responders include police, fire and emergency medical services. They have unique cultural norms that allow them to function individually and as a team during high-stress events. The ability to suppress emotions and remain functional despite what is encountered is an asset but can also be a liability when they need help. Read more »