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Book Discussion: The Dinner by Herman Koch

Mon, Jul 7 2014 - 5:30pm

It's a summer's evening in Amsterdam, and two couples meet at a fashionable restaurant for dinner. Between mouthfuls of food and over the scrapings of cutlery, the conversation remains a gentle hum of polite discourse. But behind the empty words, terrible things need to be said, and with every forced smile and every new course, the knives are being sharpened. Each couple has a 15-year-old son. Read more »

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Utah’s National Parks: A Showcase in the Evolution of Park Policy

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Mon, Jun 30 2014 - 6:00pm

Frank Ackerman, Retired National Park Ranger Read more »

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Middle East Discussion

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Mon, Jun 30 2014 - 5:30pm

Make your voice heard in an enriching, provocative and fun discussion with fellow Club members as you weigh in on events shaping the face of the Middle East. Each month, the Middle East Member-Led Forum hosts an informal roundtable discussion on a topic frequently suggested by recent headlines. After a brief introduction, the floor will be open for discussion. All interested members are encouraged to attend. There will also be a brief planning session.

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Charles Lewis: Blurred Lines Between Truth and Spin

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Fri, Jun 27 2014 - 12:00pm

Charles Lewis, Reporter; Founder, Center for Public Integrity; Author, 935 Lies: The Future of Truth and the Decline of America's Moral Integrity

Robert Rosenthal, Executive Director, Center for Investigative Reporting – Moderator Read more »

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The Key to Regaining American Opportunity and Fiscal Freedom

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Wed, Jun 25 2014 - 12:00pm

C. Eugene Steuerle, Fellow, Urban Institute; Former Deputy Assistant Secretary, U.S. Treasury; Author, Dead Men Ruling: How to Restore Fiscal Freedom and Rescue Our Future 
Frank Yeary, Co-founder and Chairman, Level Money; Former Vice Chancellor, UC Berkeley 
Robert Friedman, Founder and Chair, Corporation for Enterprise Development – Moderator Read more »

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Jenny Bowen: A Personal Tale of Action to Save Orphaned Children

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Mon, Jun 23 2014 - 6:00pm

Jenny Bowen, Founder, Half the Sky; Author, Wish You Happy Forever Read more »

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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; Professor of Psychology and Marketing, Golden Gate University; Author, Decoding the New Consumer Mind  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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Mineta National Policy Summit

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Fri, Jun 20 2014 - 9:00am

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 Center Read more »

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Maurice Kanbar: A Unique Inventor and His Amazing Inventions

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Wed, Jun 18 2014 - 6:00pm

Maurice Kanbar, Inventor; Author, Secrets From an Inventor's Notebook: Advice on Inventing Success Read more »

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