Environment

Past event

Seeds of Time Movie Screening and Discussion

Seeds of Time Movie Screening and Discussion
Mon, Jun 2 2014 - 6:00pm

Sandy McLeod, Director, Seeds of Time

Cary Fowler, Agriculturalist; Former Director, Global Crop Diversity Trust 

Greg Dalton, Founder of Climate One – Moderator Read more »

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Stormy Science, Rocky Investments

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Tue, Jun 3 2014 - 6:00pm

Stormy Science
6:00-6:30 p.m.

Stephen Bennett, Senior Vice President, Verisk Climate
Noah Diffenbaugh, Associate Professor, School of Earth Sciences, Stanford University
Rebecca Shaw, Associate Vice President and Lead Scientist, Environmental Defense Fund Read more »

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Stephen Palumbi and Anthony Palumbi: The Extreme Life of the Sea

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Wed, Apr 16 2014 - 6:00pm

Stephen R. Palumbi, Ph.D., Professor of Biology and Director of the Hopkins Marine Station, Stanford University; Co-author, The Extreme Life of the Sea
Anthony Palumbi, Writer; Co-author, The Extreme Life of the Sea Read more »

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Watershed: Exploring a New Water Ethic for the New West

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Tue, Oct 1 2013 - 6:00pm

James Redford, Board Member, Redford Center; Producer, Watershed
Jill Tidman, Executive Director, Redford Center; Producer, Watershed
Barry Nelson, Senior Policy Analyst, National Resources Defense Council
Maria Baier, Chief Executive Officer, Sonoran Institute - Moderator Read more »

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Backyards, Beaches, Birds and Bees: Citizen Science

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Mon, Aug 26 2013 - 6:00pm

Gretchen LeBuhn, Ph.D, Professor, Department of Biology, SFSU

Heidi Ballard, Ph.D, Associate Professor, School of Education, UC Davis Read more »

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Dr. Claude Gruen: New Urban Development: Looking Back to See Forward

Tue, Apr 9 2013 - 6:00pm

Claude Gruen, Ph.D., Principal Economist, Gruen Gruen + Associates, San Francisco

Gabriel Metcalf, Executive Director, SPUR - Moderator Read more »

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New Visions in Architecture: SFPUC New LEED Platinum Headquarters Building

Mon, Mar 4 2013 - 6:00pm

New Visions in Architecture: SFPUC New LEED Platinum Headquarters Building

Ed Harrington, Recently Retired General Manager, SFPUC Read more »

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Standing into the Storm

Tue, Oct 16 2012 - 6:00pm

Standing into the Storm

Ken and Kathy Lindner, Founders, Lindner Bison and Heritage Ranch; Authors, Standing into the Storm

Corporatization of agriculture and livestock has been a prominent issue in the national consciousness for the past few decades, and it has been defining for Ken and Kathy Lindner. The Lindners, first-generation sustainable bison ranchers, will discuss the flaws of industrial farming as well as their experience in moving away from it. Read more »

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Peter Gleick: The Future of Our Water - Can We Learn From The Past?

Thu, Sep 13 2012 - 6:00pm

The Future of Our Water:  Can We Learn from the Past?

Peter Gleick, Water Expert; Co-founder, Pacific Institute; MacArthur Fellow Read more »

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