Member-Led Forum

Past event

The Orphan Master's Son

Mon, Oct 7 2013 - 5:30pm

The protagonist of The Orphan Master’s Son is a stranger in his own mysterious land, North Korea. Through his journey, Jun Do goes from orphan to a professional kidnapper to a labor camp detainee. Read more »

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The Voyage of Volcanoes of the Deep Sea

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Fri, Oct 4 2013 - 12:00pm

Dr. Richard A. Lutz, Director, Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences, Rutgers University; Science Director, IMAX Films
Dr. Jaleh Daie, Managing Partner, Aurora Equity, LLC; Member, Board of The Commonwealth Club of California - Moderator

Come with us on a voyage to a place where the world began, on a journey miles beneath the sea close to the center of the Earth. Experience a fantastic new world barely glimpsed by human – a vast land where no life seems to survive, or so we thought. Read more »

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Women in National Security

Thu, Oct 3 2013 - 6:00pm

Anja ManuelCo-founder and Partner, Rice Hadley Gates LLC; Former Senior Official, US Department of State; Read more »

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Hunting an Elusive Killer

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Wed, Oct 2 2013 - 12:00pm

Fighting an Environmental Trigger for ALS, Alzheimer's and other Tangle Diseases

Paul Alan Cox, Ph.D., Institute for Ethnomedicine, Jackson Hole, Wyoming Read more »

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Watershed: Exploring a New Water Ethic for the New West

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Tue, Oct 1 2013 - 6:00pm

James Redford, Board Member, Redford Center; Producer, Watershed
Jill Tidman, Executive Director, Redford Center; Producer, Watershed
Barry Nelson, Senior Policy Analyst, National Resources Defense Council
Maria Baier, Chief Executive Officer, Sonoran Institute - Moderator Read more »

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Spying on Democracy

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Tue, Oct 1 2013 - 6:00pm

Spying on Democracy: Government Surveillance, Corporate Power and Public Resistance

Heidi Boghosian, Executive Director, National Lawyers Guild; Author, Spying on Democracy: Government Surveillance, Corporate Power, and Public Resistance Read more »

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Middle East Discussion Group

Mon, Sep 30 2013 - 5:30pm

This event is cancelled.

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. Read more »

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How to Turn Your Memories into History

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Mon, Sep 30 2013 - 5:15pm

Francine Brevetti, Author; Biographer; Journalist

This event is sold out Read more »

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Art Murmur Gallery Walk in Uptown Oakland

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Sat, Sep 28 2013 - 3:00pm

Danielle Fox, Ph.D., Art Consultant and Gallery Director, SLATE Contemporary; Former Executive Director, Oakland Art Murmur Read more »

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