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Michael McFaul: Former U.S. Ambassador to Russia

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Tue, May 27 2014 - 6:00pm

Michael McFaul, Former U.S. Ambassador to Russia 
Dr. Gloria Duffy, President & CEO, The Commonwealth Club – Moderator Read more »

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When I'm 164: The New Science of Radical Life Extension

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Thu, May 22 2014 - 6:30pm

David Ewing Duncan, Author, When I'm 164: The New Science of Radical Life Extension, and What Happens if It Succeeds and Experimental Man; Columnist, Newsweek; Chief Correspondent, NPR Talk’s Biotech Nation
In conversation with Becky Worley, Technology Contributor, ABC’s “Good Morning America”; Host, “Upgrade Your Life,” Yahoo! News Read more »

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North Beach Walking Tour

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Thu, May 22 2014 - 1:45pm

Join another Commonwealth Club Neighborhood Adventure! Explore vibrant North Beach with Rick Evans during a two-hour walk through this neighborhood with a colorful past, where food, culture, history and unexpected views all intersect in an Italian “urban village.” In addition to learning about Beat generation hangouts, you’ll discover authentic Italian cathedrals and coffee shops. 

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Inside College Football: Ask the Commissioners

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Wed, May 21 2014 - 6:00pm

Larry Scott, Commissioner, Pac 12; Former Chairman and CEO, Women’s Tennis Association; Former President and COO, ATP Properties Read more »

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Ruth Reichl

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Tue, May 20 2014 - 7:00pm
Ruth Reichl, Food Critic; Former Editor, Gourmet; Author, Delicious!; Twitter @ruthreichl
Angie Coiro, Journalist and Host, "In Deep" - Moderator
 
In her fiction debut, Reichl celebrates her love of food with a story about family ties and the special bond between sisters. Reichl is an award-winning chef and well-known food critic for The New York Times. Hear more from one of the pioneers of the Berkeley culinary revolution.
 
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Freakonomics with Steven Levitt & Stephen Dubner

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Tue, May 20 2014 - 7:00pm

Steven Levitt, Author, Think Like a FreakRead more »

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American Conservatory Theater and the Commonwealth Club of California Present BD Wong and Carey Perloff in Conversation

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Mon, May 19 2014 - 7:30pm

BD Wong, Actor

Carey Perloff, Artistic Director, American Conservatory Theater Read more »

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Health Care Reform: California’s Insurance Commissioner, Dave Jones

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Mon, May 19 2014 - 6:00pm

Dave Jones, Commissioner, California Department of Insurance Read more »

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Week to Week Political Roundtable and Member Social 5/19/14

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Mon, May 19 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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Levi's® Stadium Walking Tour

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Fri, May 16 2014 - 3:00pm

Join us for a private walking tour of Levi’s® Stadium – the future home of the San Francisco 49ers. Set to open later this summer, the newly built Santa Clara stadium offers a unique and up-close experience for fans. Hear more about the stadium’s design, construction and state of the art technology. Read more »

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