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Pauline Frommer

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Thu, Nov 21 2013 - 7:00pm

Pauline Frommer, Editorial Director, Frommer Media

Peter Delevett, Business Reporter, San Jose Mercury News - Moderator Read more »

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Nicholas Stern: The Stephen Schneider Award

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Wed, Dec 11 2013 - 5:30pm

Carbon Curves

Jane Lubchenco, Former Administrator, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Ben Santer, Climate Scientist, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Read more »

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Patricia Schultz: 1,000 Places to See Before You Die

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Wed, Jan 29 2014 - 6:30pm

Patricia Schultz, Travel Journalist; Author, 1,000 Places to See Before You Die Read more »

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Forest Wars

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Wed, Dec 4 2013 - 6:00pm

Mike Korchinsky, Project Developer, REDD+ (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation); Founder and CEO, Wildlife Works
TJ DiCaprio, Senior Director, Environmental Sustainability, Microsoft Corporation
Sissel Waage, Director of Biodiversity & Ecosystem Services, Business for Social Responsibility Read more »

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Fracked State: Powering California's Future

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Tue, Nov 5 2013 - 6:30pm

Fran Pavley, Senator, California State Senate
Annie Notthoff, California Advocacy Director, NRDC
Paul Deiro, Energy Lobbyist, KP Public Affairs

Governor Brown's signature on a bill regulating hydraulic fracturing upset just about everyone. Industry said it imposed harsh requirements on them and would hurt the economy. Environmentalists said last-minute changes appeased industry and put the state’s water and air quality at risk. Read more »

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Town Hall: The Crisis in Washington, D.C.

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Wed, Oct 16 2013 - 6:00pm

Alan Auerbach, Robert D. Burch Professor of Economics and Law, UC Berkeley
Tammy Frisby, Research Fellow, Hoover Institution; Lecturer, Stanford University’s Department of Political Science
Melissa Griffin, Political Reporter, KPIX-TV - Moderator Read more »

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Eyes in the Sky: Drones in Law Enforcement

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Wed, Oct 23 2013 - 6:00pm

Professor Gregory McNeal, Pepperdine Law School
Jennifer Lynch, Senior Staff Attorney, Electronic Frontier Foundation
Alex Padilla, CA State Senator (Los Angeles); Author, Senate Bill 15, to establish standards for the use of drones in CA
David A. Carrillo, Director, California Constitution Center, the Berkeley Law School - Moderator Read more »

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Moving Forward on the Hill: A Conversation with Jared Huffman & Tom Peters

Wed, Nov 6 2013 - 7:00pm

The Commonwealth Club and the Marin Community Foundation present Marin Conversations, a monthly conversation between Marin personalities and subject matter experts on important social issues.

Congressman Jared Huffman has represented the 2nd District since January 2013. He sits on the Budget and Natural Resources committees. He will share his insights and experiences to date with Marin Community Foundation's CEO Dr. Tom Peters. Read more »

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Living with Apex Predators: A Conversation with Peter Coyote

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Wed, Oct 2 2013 - 7:00pm

The Commonwealth Club and the Marin Community Foundation present Marin Conversations, a monthly conversation between Marin personalities and subject matter experts on important social issues. Read more »

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James of All Trades: An Evening with James Franco

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Sun, Oct 27 2013 - 6:30pm

In conversation with Jordan Bass, Executive Editor, McSweeney's Read more »

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