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Salmon Odyssey

Fri, Jun 3 2011 - 12:00pm

Salmon Odyssey

Phil Isenberg, Chair, Delta Vision Task Force
James Norton, Filmmaker,  Salmon: Running the Gauntlet 
Jonathan Rosenfield, Ph.D., Conservation Biologist, The Bay Institute

The fight to restore salmon runs in the Pacific Northwest involves billions of dollars in public funds and politicking all the way up to the White House. This twisted story is captured in a new documentary airing on PBS this spring. Read more »

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Annie Jacobsen: The Uncensored History of Area 51

Mon, May 23 2011 - 6:00pm

The Uncensored History of Area 51

Annie Jacobsen, Columnist, Los Angeles Times Magazine; Author, Area 51: An Uncensored History of America’s Top Secret Military Base

Gil Gross, KGO Radio Host - Moderator Read more »

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Wal-Mart: Force of Nature or Greenwashing?

Mon, May 16 2011 - 6:00pm

Wal-Mart: Force of Nature or Greenwashing?

Edward Humes, Author, Force of Nature Read more »

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Speak Up CA

Mon, Apr 18 2011 - 6:30pm

Speak Up CA

Lenny Mendonca, Director, McKinsey & Company, Inc.
Jaime Rossi, President, Barbary Coast Consulting
Melissa Griffin, Political Blogger, “Sweet Melissa”; Co-host, Necessary Conversation; Contributor, SF Examiner
Gabriel Metcalf, Executive Director, SPUR
John Wildermuth, Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle- Moderator Read more »

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Humor, Health and Well-Being: Medical Clowning as an Arts and Medicine Model

Mon, Apr 25 2011 - 6:00pm

Humor, Health and Well-Being: Medical Clowning as Art and Medicine

Jeff Raz, Medical Clown; Former Cirque du Soleil Artist
Ben Johnson, Medical Clown; Former Cirque du Soleil Artist
Phil Weglarz, MFT, REAT, California Pacific Medical Center

Join former Cirque du Soleil artists Raz and Johnson and activities therapist Weglarz as they share how a medical clowning program helps patients hold on to joy in the face of illness and improve the mood of nurses, doctors and other health-care staff. Read more »

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Timothy Sandefur: Your Economic Liberty

Mon, Mar 28 2011 - 6:00pm

Timothy Sandefur: Your Economic Liberty

CATO Institute Adjunct Scholar; Author, The Right to Earn a Living                                                                            &n Read more »

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William Draper: The Start Up Game (SV)

Thu, Jan 20 2011 - 7:00pm

William Draper

Entrepreneur; Author, The Startup Game

Tom Vertin, Head of Global Sales and Service, Silicon Valley Bank - Moderator Read more »

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