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For-Profit Punishment? The Private Prison Question

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Tue, Jul 18 2017 - 6:30pm

Shane Bauer, Senior Reporter, Mother Jones; Co-Author, A Sliver of Light
Alysia Santo, Staff Reporter, the Marshall Project
Mina Kim, News Anchor and Friday's "Forum" Host, KQED—Moderator
Additional Panelists TBA Read more »

Upcoming event

How to Fall in Love with Anyone

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Tue, Jul 11 2017 - 6:30pm

Mandy Len Catron, Author, How to Fall In Love with Anyone; Professor of English and Creative Writing, the University of British Columbia; Editor, The Love Story Project
Moira Weigel, Author, Labor of Love: The Invention of Dating; Editor, Logic; Ph.D. Candidate, Yale University—Moderator Read more »

Upcoming event

Take a Wild Uber Ride with Adam Lashinsky

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Wed, Jun 14 2017 - 6:30pm

Adam Lashinsky, Journalist, Fortune; Author, Inside AppleWild Ride: Inside Uber's Quest for World Domination
Kara Swisher, Executive Editor, Recode; Host, Recode Decode Podcast; Co-Executive Producer, Code Conference—Moderator

Uber makes complimentary and controversial headlines every day. Since its 2009 launch, it’s been influencing the minds and phones of millions worldwide. But what do we really know about Uber, and, more importantly, what lies ahead? Read more »

Past event

Tartine: All Day, Every Day

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Thu, May 25 2017 - 6:30pm

Elisabeth Prueitt, Co-founder, Tartine Bakery, Co-founder, Tartine Manufactory, Co-founder, Coffee Manufactory; James Beard Award Winner for Best Pastry Chef; Author, Tartine All Day
Gabriela Cámara, Executive Chef and Owner, Cala
Kate Sofis, CEO, SFMade—Moderator

This program is part of our Good Lit series, underwritten by the Bernard Osher Foundation. Read more »

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One Nation Under Stress: How Social Connection Can Heal Us

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Tue, May 16 2017 - 6:30pm

A Conversation with Dr. Vivek H. Murthy

Vivek H. Murthy, M.D., MBA, United States Surgeon General; Co-Founder, VISIONS; Co-Founder, Doctors for America
Mark Zitter, Chair, the Zetema Project; Member, Commonwealth Club Board of Governors—Moderator Read more »

Past event

Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant: Option B

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Thu, May 4 2017 - 7:00pm

Sheryl Sandberg, Chief Operating Officer, Facebook; Author, Option B
Adam Grant, Wharton Professor; Author, Option B
Julie Lythcott-HaimsNew York Times Best-Selling Author, How to Raise an Adult; Author, Real American (Forthcoming)—Moderator Read more »

Past event

Ben Shapiro: Rules for Debating the Left

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Mon, Apr 24 2017 - 6:30pm

Ben Shapiro, Editor-in-Chief, DailyWire.com; Host, “The Ben Shapiro Show"; New York Times Best-Selling Author; Attorney
Matt Shupe, Managing Partner, Praetorian Public Relations; Executive Director, California Young Republican Federation—Moderator Read more »

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Sam Altman: Social Change and Startups

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Thu, Apr 13 2017 - 6:30pm

Sam Altman, President, Y Combinator; Co-chairman of OpenAI
Nellie Bowles, Silicon Valley Correspondent; Moderator, Vice News Tonight Read more »

Past event

LGBTQ Rights: What's at Stake?

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Wed, Mar 29 2017 - 6:30pm

Matt Haney, President, San Francisco Unified School Board
Mia Satya, Community Organizer, Social Justice Advocate, 2016 San Francisco Pride Grand Marshal
Rick Welts, President and Chief Operating Officer, Golden State Warriors
Judge LaDoris Hazzard Cordell (Ret.), Chair, Santa Clara County Jail Commission—Moderator  Read more »

Past event

Designing Your Life with Bill Burnett and Dave Evans

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Wed, Mar 15 2017 - 7:00pm

Bill Burnett, Executive Director, Design Program, Stanford University; Co-author, Designing Your Life: How to Build a Well-Lived, Joyful Life
Dave Evans, Adjunct Lecturer, Product Design Program, Stanford University; Management Consultant; Co-founder, Electronic Arts; Co-author, Designing Your Life: How to Build a Well-Lived, Joyful Life
Suzanne Gibbs Howard, Partner, IDEO; Founder and Dean, IDEO U—Moderator Read more »

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