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MLF ENR: Planning Meeting

Thu, Oct 13 2011 - 6:00pm

Environment & Natural Resources Planning Meeting

Please join us for our next opportunity to get together to brainstorm about future programs featuring the themes of the environment and natural resources. All interested Club members are welcome.

MLF: Environment & Natural Resources
SF Club Office
Time: 6 p.m. program
Cost: FREE
Program Organizer:
Marcia Sitcoske

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Jacob N. Foster: International Criminal Court

Wed, Oct 12 2011 - 6:00pm

International Criminal Court

Jacob N. Foster, Associate Attorney, Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman LLP; served on secondment in the Immediate Office of the Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court

Less than a decade after its inception, the International Criminal Court is now at the forefront of the response to the most serious crimes of concern to the international community, such as genocide and war crimes. Read more »

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Dr. Alex Feng: The Tai Ji Way to Healthy Living

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Wed, Oct 12 2011 - 6:00pm

The Tai Ji Way to Healthy Living

Dr. Alex Feng, LAc, Ph.D., OMD, Founder, Zhi Dao Guan, Taoist Center

Tai Ji Quan is a Chinese internal martial art that emphasizes working with your qi, or life energy, with precise body postures and natural movements to improve physical health and increase energy. Tai Ji is so versatile that people of all ages can find it useful. Feng will give a live demonstration of the form, and audience members will be able to participate. He is a grandmaster of this traditional Chinese internal martial art form. Read more »

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Valerie Coleman Morris: "It's Your Money So Take It Personally"

Tue, Oct 11 2011 - 5:15pm

It’s Your Money, So Take It Personally

Note 5:15 p.m. start time!

Valerie Coleman Morris, News Correspondent/Anchor

Do you control your money, or does your money control you? Morris will review money basics: the process of identifying what you want and why, when you want it, and what it takes to achieve it. She will explore how to recover from the recession in a sustainable way, and how to re-calculate our relationship with money. Read more »

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Stephen Greenblatt: The Swerve - How the World Became Modern

Mon, Oct 10 2011 - 6:00pm

The Swerve: How the World Became Modern

Stephen Greenblatt, Author, The Swerve; Professor of English and American Literature, Harvard University Read more »

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Dr. Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa: Becoming Dr. Q - My Journey from Migrant Farm Worker to Brain Surgeon

Mon, Oct 10 2011 - 12:00pm

Becoming Dr. Q: My Journey from Migrant Farm Worker to Brain Surgeon

Dr. Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa, Neurosurgeon, Johns Hopkins

Dr. Q, as he's known to patients and colleagues, is an internationally renowned neurosurgeon at Johns Hopkins, a position even more notable for the fact that he was once an undocumented migrant worker toiling in the fields of the Central Valley of California. Read more »

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Pebble Mine - Toxic Gold and Global Impact

Thu, Oct 6 2011 - 6:00pm

Pebble Mine: Toxic Gold and Global Impact

Rescheduled to November 10. Read more »

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Karen McCall: You and Your Money - A Relationship Built to Last?

Thu, Oct 6 2011 - 6:00pm

You and Your Money: A Relationship Built to Last?

This program is cancelled

Karen McCall, Founder, Financial Recovery Institute; Author, Financial Recovery

It’s no secret that we’re headed down a bumpy financial road. The question is: Will your relationship with money make that road easier or more treacherous? Read more »

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Andrew Jameson: The Battle of the Bulge

Wed, Oct 5 2011 - 6:00pm

The Battle of the Bulge

Andrew Jameson, Military Historian; Former Assistant Vice Chancellor, UC Berkeley

A veteran of the Battle of the Bulge takes us behind the scenes of the biggest and costliest battle ever fought by the U.S. Army, lasting from December 16th, 1944, to January 25, 1945. As many as 250,000 German soldiers and 1,000 tanks pushed the Allied line back during a very cold, snowy Ardennes Forest winter. Read more »

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Redesigning Learning: Hype or Hope?

Tue, Oct 4 2011 - 6:00pm

Redesigning Learning: Hope or Hype?

This program has been rescheduled to October 13. Read more »

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