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How to Navigate Epic Estate Battles Before They Start

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Thu, Sep 5 2013 - 5:15pm

John E. O'Grady, Esq., Immediate Past Chair, The Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Section, The Bar Association of San Francisco

Attorney and mediator O'Grady will reveal the latest approaches to the age-old estate planning questions raised in film clips from familiar movies such as A Thousand Acres, Mommy Dearest and Zorba the Greek, which tap into the limitless depths of the human psyche. Join in a lively and enlightening session that opens the door for participants to fully explore their estate planning questions. Read more »

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Why Walls Won’t Work: Repairing the U.S.-Mexico Divide

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Wed, Sep 4 2013 - 6:00pm

Michael Dear, Professor of City and Regional Planning, University of California, Berkeley  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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The Spine of the Continent

Thu, Aug 29 2013 - 6:00pm

Mary Ellen Hannibal, Author, Evidence of Evolution; 2011 Alicia Patterson Foundation Fellow Read more »

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Oceans: Open for Business

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Wed, Aug 28 2013 - 6:00pm

Alloysius Attah, Founder and CEO, Farmerli Read more »

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Adapting to Sea Level Rise in the Bay Area

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Tue, Aug 27 2013 - 6:00pm

Protecting Our Communities, Infrastructure and the Bay Read more »

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What Is Nature-Deficit Disorder?

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Tue, Aug 27 2013 - 6:00pm

Richard Louv, Journalist; Author, The Nature Principle: Human Restoration and the End of Nature-Deficit Disorder 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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Middle East Discussion Group

Mon, Aug 26 2013 - 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. 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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