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Your Fatwa Does Not Apply Here

Fri, Sep 20 2013 - 12:00pm

 

Karima Bennoune, Human Rights Activist; Author; Professor of Law, UC Davis Read more »

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Randall Kennedy: Race, Affirmative Action, and the Law

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Fri, Sep 20 2013 - 12:00pm

Randall Kennedy, Michael R. Klein, Professor of Law, Harvard Law School; Author, For Discrimination: Race, Affirmative Action, and the Law Read more »

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Marketing to U.S. Hispanics in the 21st Century: Is there a Better Way?

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Fri, Sep 13 2013 - 12:00pm

Dr. Jake Beniflah, Executive Director, the Center for Multicultural Science

In conversation with Kerry Curtis, Professor Emeritus, Golden Gate University

Marketing to Hispanics is a billion-dollar business in the United States, and leading corporations are investing more than ever in one of the nation¹s fastest growing consumer segments. Success in this discipline can be attributed to a business model based on culture and language. But which culture ­- American or Hispanic? And in which language ­ English or Spanish? Read more »

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The Middle East Turmoil and Israel

Mon, Sep 9 2013 - 6:00pm

Andy David, Consul General of Israel to the Pacific Northwest

Janine Zacharia, Visting Lecturer, Stanford University; Former Middle East Correspondent and Jerusalem Bureau Chief, The Washington Post Read more »

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Kindred Beings

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Mon, Sep 9 2013 - 6:00pm

Sheri Speede, Founder, In Defense of Animals–Africa (IDA-Africa); Author, Kindred Beings; Veterinarian Read more »

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The Psychopath Test

Tue, Sep 3 2013 - 5:30pm

We all have met these people, whether or not we have recognized them. Some of us have been taken in and damaged by them. The Psychopath Test reveals the manifestations and traits of the 4 percent of males and .5 percent of females who exhibit the personality disorder called psychopathy-sociopathy. Ronson delves into this condition with an engaging, wry British humor. He presents a number of specific cases describing individuals who are pathological liars, without conscience or guilt as ruthless, devious, conniving and without empathy. Read more »

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Backyards, Beaches, Birds and Bees: Citizen Science

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Mon, Aug 26 2013 - 6:00pm

Gretchen LeBuhn, Ph.D, Professor, Department of Biology, SFSU

Heidi Ballard, Ph.D, Associate Professor, School of Education, UC Davis Read more »

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Exploratorium Global Studios in the Middle East

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Fri, Aug 23 2013 - 12:00pm

Silva Raker, Creator and Director of Business Development, Exploratorium Global Studios

Adam Tobin, Managing Director, Exploratorium Global Studios

Gina Baleria, Assistant News Director, KGO - Moderator Read more »

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Tipping Point for Planet Earth

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Mon, Aug 19 2013 - 6:00pm

Anthony D. Barnosky, Professor, Department of Integrative Biology, UC Berkeley; Cox Visiting Professor, Department of Environmental Earth System Science, Stanford University Read more »

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Joshua Kendall: America's Obsessives

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Mon, Aug 12 2013 - 6:00pm

Joshua Kendall, Journalist; Associate Fellow, Trumbull College, Yale University; Author, America's Obsessives: The Compulsive Energy That Built a Nation; Twitter:

Dr. Kit Yarrow, Chair, Department of Psychology, and Professor of Business, Golden Gate University - Moderator Read more »

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