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The Asian Development Bank's 2017 Economic Forecast for Asia

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Wed, Apr 26 2017 - 6:00pm

Dr. Yasuyuki Sawada, Chief Economist, the Asian Development Bank

Decades of rapid growth transformed developing Asia into a largely middle-income region, but the pace of expansion has fallen off since the 2008 global financial crisis. This has serious implications for American businesses and the global economy as a whole. Read more »

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Battle for Syria: International Rivalry in the New Middle East

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Fri, Apr 21 2017 - 12:00pm

Christopher Phillips, Ph.D. in International Relations, London School of Economics; Senior Lecturer in International Relations (with an Emphasis on Contemporary Jordan and Syria), Queen Mary's College in London; Author, The Battle for Syria
Jonathan Curiel, Journalist—Moderator Read more »

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Our Toxic World: Is It Making Us Sick?

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Thu, Apr 20 2017 - 12:00pm

Andrew Campbell, M.D., Former Medical Director, Medical Center for Immune and Toxic Disorders; Former Medical Director, Chronic Fatigue and Immune Dysfunction Center; Editor-in-Chief, Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine, Advances in Mind-Body Medicine, The International Journal of Complementary and Alternative MedicineNatural Solutions Read more »

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Let's Talk About Death: Get Ready, Get Set, Go

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Wed, Apr 19 2017 - 5:15pm

Suzette Sherman, End of Life Speaker; CEO, Founder and Blogger, SevenPonds
Sally Shannon, End of Life Coach and Consultant; Home Funeral Guide, Threshold Coaching and Consulting Read more »

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Trump Advisor Roger Stone: The Making of the President

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Tue, Apr 11 2017 - 6:30pm

Roger Stone, Former Advisor to Donald Trump; Author, The Making of the President 2016: How Donald Trump Orchestrated a Revolution

On November 8, one of the most contentious and polarizing presidential elections in American history came to an abrupt end when heavily favored presidential candidate Hillary Clinton conceded to Donald J. Trump. Many Americans were left asking: “How did this happen?” Read more »

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The Other One Percent: Indians in America

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Thu, Apr 6 2017 - 6:00pm

Nirvikar Singh, Co-author, The Other One Percent: Indians in America; Professor of Economics, University of California, Santa Cruz Read more »

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Love Letters: Not a Lost Art At All

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Wed, Apr 5 2017 - 5:15pm

Janet Gallin, Host, Love Letters Live; Columnist, Examiner.com Read more »

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Carole Bayer Sager: A Star-Studded Musical Journey

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Thu, Jan 19 2017 - 6:30pm

Carole Bayer Sager, Grammy and Academy Award-winning Songwriter; Author, They’re Playing Our Song; Twitter
In conversation with Brad Rosenstein, Program Producer, The Presidio Trust; Former Curator of Exhibitions and Programs, Museum of Performance and Design

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

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How to Protect Against Financial Elder Abuse

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Wed, Nov 2 2016 - 5:15pm

David G. Knitter, Attorney; Member, Executive Committee for the Trusts and Estates Section, State Bar of California; Past President, Solano County Bar Association

David Knitter, the chair of the Educating Seniors Project of the State Bar of California, has deep experience with elders and their adult children, and he has trained attorneys to identify elder financial abuse and pursue remedies when abuse occurs. Learn from him how to protect yourself or elder family members from becoming the victim of financial elder abuse. Read more »

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Middle East Forum Discussion

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Mon, Oct 31 2016 - 5:30pm

The Middle East Forum discussion group—which primarily covers the Middle East, North Africa and Afghanistan—has been meeting monthly for more than eight years. We are not a debate group; we are a discussion group.

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