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Marriage, the Movement and More: A Political and Legal Understanding of What LGBT Families Are Facing

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Mon, Aug 25 2014 - 6:00pm

Deb Kinney, Partner, Johnston, Kinney & Zulaica LLP
Juan Barajas, Development Director, Freedom to Marry
Deb Wald, Founder & Senior Partner, The Wald Law Group
Ignatius Bau, Health Care Policy Consultant - Moderator Read more »

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Up the Ladder: Women Pursuing Careers in Science and Technology

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Mon, Nov 17 2014 - 6:00pm

Hilary K. Seligman, M.D., MAS, Associate Professor in Residence, Departments of Medicine and of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCSF
Diane Wara, M.D., Professor of Pediatrics, UCSF
Eva Cole, Student, Holy Names High School, Oakland; Alumna, Girls Who Code
Sara Seims, Ph.D., Senior Fellow, Population and Reproductive Health Program, Packard Foundation – Moderator Read more »

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Discussion of Brave New World by Aldous Huxley

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Mon, Aug 4 2014 - 5:30pm

We've all probably read this one, but it is well worth revisiting. Everybody is happy in the Year of Ford 632 – the Alphas, the Betas, Gammas and Deltas – even the Epsilon semi-morons (someone has to take out the garbage). So many of life's troubles have been eliminated. Of course, if you are a slightly deformed Alpha who thinks too much, or a young man wrenched from the Savage Reservation of New Mexico (where life is nasty, brutish and real), you may have problems.
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The Crusades of Cesar Chavez

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Fri, Nov 7 2014 - 12:00pm

Miriam Pawel, Author, The Crusades of Cesar Chavez Read more »

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Still Got It, Still Doing It: Sexuality and Intimacy in Older Adults

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Mon, Sep 15 2014 - 5:15pm

Rick Nizzardini, LCSW; Clinical Counselor & Faculty, San Francisco State University; Lecturer, UC Berkeley School of Social Welfare and the CSU-East Bay Educational Psychology Program; Former Attorney Read more »

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Just added: Luis Guillermo Solís, President of Costa Rica

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Mon, Jun 9 2014 - 6:30pm

Creating A Competitive Hub for High-Tech Manufacturing and Services in Latin America

San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed — Introduction

Akiko Yamazaki, Board Member, Wildlife Conservation Network; Philanthropist - Moderator Read more »

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From Earth to Mars

From Earth to Mars
Sun, Jun 22 2014 - 2:00pm

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.

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Survival of the Smartest

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Fri, Jul 18 2014 - 12:00pm

Diana Schwarzbein, M.D., Endocrinologist, The Schwarzbein Institute Read more »

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The Island of Knowledge: The Limits of Science and the Search for Meaning

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Mon, Oct 6 2014 - 12:00pm

Marcelo Gleiser, Author, The Island of Knowledge; Professor of Physics and Astronomy, Dartmouth College Read more »

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