Past event

Connected Autoblogography Film Screening

Thu, Sep 8 2011 - 7:00pm

Connected: An Autoblogography about Love, Death and Technology Film Screening

This program is postponed

Between texts and tweets, memes and microchips, we’ve become conditioned to break the world down into byte-sized bits. Read more »

Past event

Rod Ponath, M.D.: Selected Remarks on Correctional Psychiatry

Mon, Oct 17 2011 - 5:15pm

Selected Remarks on Correctional Psychiatry

This program is postponed

Rod Ponath, M.D.

Working as a psychiatrist at San Quentin State Prison is not what Dr. Ponath expected. In less than 15 years, he has witnessed it transition from what felt like the last health-care frontier in a third world country to a state-of-the-art setting with a $140 million health-care services building where one might discuss the unique cultural competencies required to treat prison inmates. Read more »

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Jai Ranganathan: An incredible success story from the farmlands of India

Tue, Aug 9 2011 - 6:00pm

Jai Ranganathan: An Incredible Success Story from the Farmlands of India

This program is postponed. Keep checking back for a new date.

Ph.D, Center Associate, National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, UC, Santa Barbara; Producer, "Curiouser & Curiouser Science"  Podcast, Miller-McCune Magazine

Can environmental conservation and economic development go hand in hand? What will it take to improve the economic condition of the world’s poor? Read more »

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U.S. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus

Image - U.S. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus
Wed, Sep 18 2013 - 6:00pm

This event is postponed

The Pentagon is the largest single energy consumer in the world and spends as much as $19 billion a year on fuel. Moving fuel also costs lives ­thousands of U.S. soldiers or contractors have been killed in fuel supply convoys in Iraq and Afghanistan, and Americans are continuing to be killed in the name of oil. These costs and instability in oil exporting regions are driving the military to seek alternatives to petroleum. Read more »

Past event

The Future of Work Part II: Next-Generation Approaches to Finding a Great Job

Image - The Future of Work PApproaches to Finding a Great Job
Thu, Sep 5 2013 - 6:30pm

This program is postponed. Please check back for a new date.

Ryan Coonerty, Co-founder, NextSpace; Author, The Rise of the Naked Economy
Richard Bolles, Author, What Color Is Your Parachute?
Anna Binder, Advisor, Readyforce; Board Chair, Emerge
Marty Nemko, Career Coach; Radio Host, "Work with Marty Nemko" – Moderator
Additional speakers TBA Read more »

Past event

Jonathan Moscone: Spunk, Blithe Spirit and Success at Cal Shakes

Wed, Aug 22 2012 - 6:30pm

Jonathan Moscone: Spunk, Blithe Spirit and Success at Cal Shakes

This program has been cancelled.

Artistic Director, California Shakespeare Theater

After taking charge of the California Shakespeare Theater in 2000, Moscone, son of San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and a Yale-trained director, turned around the once struggling troupe, molding it into one of the stars of the Bay Area theater scene. Read more »

Past event

Mourad Lahlou: New Moroccan

Tue, May 22 2012 - 6:00pm

Mourad Lahlou: New Morrocan

This program is postponed

Mourad Lahlou, Chef, Aziza, Author, Mourad: New Moroccan

Arriving in California from Marrakesh in 1985 to go to college, a homesick, young Lahlou began to channel memories of watching his mother and aunts as they prepared traditional Moroccan dishes at home. In 2001, he opened Michelin-starred Aziza in San Francisco, named after his mother, where he adopts traditional Moroccan dishes in stunningly creative ways. Read more »

Past event

Brian Kennedy: Understanding the Mysteries of Aging-Treating Illnesses and Extending the Healthy Ye

Mon, Jan 23 2012 - 5:15pm

Understanding the Mysteries of Aging: Treating Illnesses and Extending the Healthy Years

This Event Has Been Postponed

Brian Kennedy, Ph.D., President and CEO, the Buck Institute

Is aging the single biggest risk factor for many diseases? Read more »

Past event

Ken Denmead: Geek Dad

Wed, Aug 3 2011 - 7:00pm

Ken Denmead

This program is postponed. Keeping checking back for a new date.

Editor and Publisher,; Author, The Geek Dad’s Guide to Weekend Fun
Want to learn how to build a robot from scratch? Or create the ultimate slip n’ slide? Get your geek on with GeekDad’s Ken Denmead. Learn more about fun DIY projects, experiments and weekend adventures that the whole family can do together. Read more »

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