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San Francisco Architecture Walking Tour

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Thu, Feb 20 2014 - 1:45pm

Explore San Francisco’s Financial District with historian Rick Evans and learn the history and stories behind some of our city’s remarkable structures, streets, and public squares. Hear about the famous architects that influenced the building of San Francisco after the 1906 Earthquake. Discover hard-to-find rooftop gardens, Art Deco lobbies, unique open spaces, and historic landmarks. This is a tour for locals, with hidden gems you can only find on foot!

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How to Self-Insure for Long Term Care

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Wed, Feb 19 2014 - 7:00pm

Denise Michaud, CLTC, Independent Insurance Broker 
Gene Pastula, CFP and President, Westland Financial Inc.
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Going to Paris: Ambassador Todd Stern

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Wed, Feb 19 2014 - 6:00pm

Todd Stern, United States Special Envoy for Climate Change Read more »

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Senator Barbara Boxer

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Wed, Feb 19 2014 - 12:00pm

Chasing the American Dream

Barbara Boxer, U.S. Senator (D-California); Chairman, Senate Environment and Public Works Committee; Chairman, Senate Ethics Committee; Senior Member, Senate Foreign Relations Committee and Senate Commerce Committee; Twitter

Dr. Mary Marcy, President, Dominican University of California – moderator
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Scaling Up Without Screwing Up

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Tue, Feb 18 2014 - 6:30pm

Robert Sutton, Professor, Stanford Engineering School; Co-author, Scaling Up Excellence

Huggy Rao, Professor, Stanford Business School; Co-author, Scaling Up Excellence

In conversation with Chris Fry, SVP Engineering, Twitter

“Innovation at scale and speed is our goal.” – Beth Comstock, CEO, GE Read more »

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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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Amy Chua and Jed Rubenfeld: Triple Package

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Fri, Feb 14 2014 - 12:00pm

Amy Chua, John M. Duff, Jr. Professor of Law, Yale Law School; Author, Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother; Co-author, The Triple Package: How Three Unlikely Traits Explain the Rise and Fall of Cultural Groups in America  Read more »

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Tom Perkins: The War on the 1%

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Thu, Feb 13 2014 - 6:30pm

Tom Perkins, Co-founder, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

In conversation with Adam Lashinsky, Senior Editor at Large, Fortune Read more »

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Winning the Talent War

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Wed, Feb 12 2014 - 7:00pm

Brad Cook, Global VP Talent Acquisition, Informatica
Jane Funk, Senior Director, HR Operations, Infoblox Read more »

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P.J. O'Rourke

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Wed, Feb 12 2014 - 6:00pm

P.J. O'Rourke, H.L. Mencken Research Fellow, Cato Institute; Author, The Baby Boom: How It Got That Way (And It Wasn’t My Fault And I’ll Never Do It Again)

Ronn Owens, KGO Radio Talk Host - Moderator Read more »

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