The Club’s Science & Technology Member-Led Forum has an opening for the new chair to lead our Forum in 2015 and beyond. Both long-time and new Club members are welcome! If you are interested in being considered, please bring (1) your resume and (2) a one-page essay on why you would like to serve as the chair of the Science & Technology Member-Led Forum.Read more »
Join the Commonwealth Club and members of The Queer Cultural Center with artists from the current exhibition for a reception and walk-through of the exhibit. Artists Rudy Lemcke, Lenore Chinn, Bren Ahearn, Indira Allegra and Preston Gannaway join curator Pamela Peniston in an examination of their work and a discussion of LBGT art.
Elizabeth Sekera, RN, Clinic Director, Lyon-Martin Health Maddie Deutsch, MD, Clinical Lead, Center of Excellence for Transgender Health, UCSF Anand Kalra, Program Manager, Transgender Law Center Barry Zevin, MD, Clinical Lead, Transgender Health Services, San Francisco Department of Public Health – ModeratorRead more »
Pascal Lee, Ph.D., Co-Founder & Chairman, The Mars Institute Angie Coiro, Host, “In Deep”- Moderator
The first human mission to Mars will be humanity’s greatest undertaking in space exploration in the 21st century. Dr. Lee will discuss progress being made around the world—from the Arctic to Antarctica, from basement labs to the International Space Station—to achieve the first human voyage to Mars.
With the weather getting warmer and our events heating up, what better way to celebrate than with drinks and engaging conversation? Our friends at Cantina have hooked us up with great drinks specials and our own area in back. Join us as we welcome members new and old to connect over the most engaging topics in the city – the ones you bring up!Read more »
Introduction by Norman Y. Mineta, U.S. Secretary of Transportation (retired) Keynote Address by Therese McMillan, Federal Transit Deputy Administrator Asha Weinstein Agrawal, Director, MTI National Transportation Finance CenterRead more »
Join fellow Club members with similar interests and brainstorm upcoming Science & Technology Member-Led Forum programs. All Commonwealth Club members are welcome. We explore visions for the future through science and technology. Discuss current issues and share your insights with fellow Club members to shape and plan programs for the months ahead.
There was a time when Latin was a widespread educational rite of passage starting with "Veni, vidi, vici." This discussion will focus on the English translation of the Commentaries by Julius Caesar, one of the most important persons of his age, some would say second only to Jesus Christ. Caesar's Commentaries are required reading at U.S.Read more »