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Volunteer Orientation

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Tue, Feb 18 2014 - 6:00pm

Please join us to learn more information about volunteer opportunities at The Commonwealth Club. We will be explaining the various tasks performed by our volunteers and ending with a tour of the club headquarters. Please note that club membership is required to be a volunteer. If you are not yet a member, go to commonwealthclub.org/join and sign up today!

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Week to Week Political Roundtable and Member Social 3/14/14

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Fri, Mar 14 2014 - 12:00pm

Larry Gerston, Ph.D., Professor of Political Science, San Jose State University; Political Analyst, NBC Bay Area; Author, Not So Golden After All: The Rise and Fall of California; Twitter @lgerston 
Carla Marinucci, Senior Political Writer, San Francisco Chronicle; Twitter @cmarinucci
Bill Whalen, Research Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University; Twitter @hooverwhalen Read more »

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New Member Reception 2/6/2014

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Thu, Feb 6 2014 - 5:30pm

Are you new to the Club? Just want to explore and check it out? Come take a peek, meet other members and staff and learn about all The Commonwealth Club offers. Experience firsthand how The Commonwealth Club has become the nation’s leading public forum. Bring a friend and explore the Club together!

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Angela Stent: U.S.-Russia Relations in the 21st Century

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Mon, Mar 10 2014 - 6:30pm

Angela Stent, Renowned Russia Scholar; Professor of Government and Foreign Service and Director of the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, Georgetown University; Author, The Limits of Partnership: U.S.-Russian Relationships in the 21st Century Read more »

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Aging: Is There a Cure? Marin Conversations with Drs. Kennedy and Ornish

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Wed, Feb 5 2014 - 7:00pm

Brian K. Kennedy, Ph.D., President and CEO, The Buck Institute for Research on Aging Read more »

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His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco

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Mon, Feb 24 2014 - 12:00pm

His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco  Read more »

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Condoms and Climate

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Tue, Feb 25 2014 - 6:00pm

Alan Weisman, Author, Countdown: Our Last, Best Hope for a Future on Earth?
Malcolm Potts, Fred H. Bixby Endowed Chair in Population and Family Planning, School of Public Health, UC Berkeley Read more »

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Transcending Cruelty

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Mon, Mar 10 2014 - 6:00pm

George Hammond, Author, Rational Idealism and Conversations With Socrates Read more »

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Padmasree Warrior, Chief Technology & Strategy Officer, Cisco Systems: The Business of Innovation: Today and Tomorrow

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Wed, Mar 5 2014 - 6:00pm

Padmasree Warrior, Chief Technology and Strategy Officer, Cisco
Marina Gorbis, Executive Director, Institute for the Future - Moderator

Today’s innovation and success landscape is much different than just 10 years ago. Major technology trends are converging and shaping how we live, how we work, how we learn and how we play. In turn, there are business imperatives that result and Warrior says that only those who can encourage and ride this wave of ongoing innovation will thrive. Read more »

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Robert Carlin: The Two Koreas: Bad decisions, Bad Consequences

Robert Carlin
Fri, Feb 28 2014 - 12:00pm

Robert CarlinVisiting Scholar, Stanford Center for International Security and Cooperation; Co-author, The Two Koreas Read more »

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