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No Child Left Inside

Mon, May 19 2014 - 6:00pm

Nicole Ardoin, Assistant Professor, Stanford Graduate School of Education 
Zenobia Barlow, Executive Director and Co-Founder, The Center for Ecoliteracy 
Running Grass, Founder, Three Circles Center in Sausalito; Expert on Multicultural Approaches to Children and Environmental Education Read more »

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Befriending the Imagination

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Fri, May 2 2014 - 12:00pm

Ruth Gendler, Artist; Author, The Book of Qualities, Notes on the Need for Beauty; Editor, Changing Light Read more »

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Book Discussion: The Sound of Things Falling: A Novel, by Juan Gabriel Vasquez

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Mon, Apr 7 2014 - 5:30pm
The Sound of Things Falling gives us a vision of the drug culture unraveling a generation of Colombians, one life at a time. Soon after he gets to know Ricardo Laverde, disaffected young Colombian lawyer Antonio Yammara realizes that his new friend has a secret, or rather, several secrets. Shortly after their meeting, Ricardo is shot and killed on a street corner in Bogotá and Yammara is caught in the crossfire.
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Decoding the New Consumer Mind: How and Why We Shop and Buy

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Mon, Jun 23 2014 - 5:15pm

Kit Yarrow, Ph.D., Consumer Psychologist; Chair of Psychology Department and Professor of Psychology and Marketing, Golden Gate University; Author, Decoding the New Consumer MindRead more »

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Shakespeare in Prisons

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Mon, Apr 21 2014 - 5:15pm

Lesley Schisgall Currier, Founder and Managing Director, Marin Shakespeare Company Read more »

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Gay Conversion Therapy

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Mon, Jul 28 2014 - 5:15pm

Professor Sheldon W. Helms, Associate Professor of Psychology, Ohlone College Read more »

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The 83rd Annual California Book Awards

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Mon, Jun 9 2014 - 6:00pm

Since 1931, the California Book Awards have honored literary excellence among authors in the Golden State. At our special awards ceremony, we will bestow gold and silver medals in several categories, including: fiction, nonfiction, first fiction, poetry, young adult, juvenile, Californiana and contribution to publishing. Hear from some literary giants and amazing writers. See you at the ceremony!

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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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Cons, Scams and Undue Influence

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Mon, Mar 24 2014 - 5:15pm

Patrick O’Reilly, Ph.D., Clinical Psychologist; Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, UCSF; Co-author, Undue Influence: Cons, Scams and Mind Control Read more »

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