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Humanities West Book Discussion - Livy's The Dawn of the Roman Empire, Books 31-40

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Wed, Oct 1 2014 - 5:30pm

The Roman commander T.Q. Flamininus proclaimed the freedom of Greece at the Isthmian games near Corinth in 196 BC. Half a century later, Greece was annexed as a province by the Romans, who burned the ancient city of Corinth to the ground. Join us to discuss Books 31 to 40 of Livy's history, which charts Rome's emergence as an imperial nation and the Romans' tempestuous involvement with Greece, Macedonia and the near East. Read more »

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Book Discussion: Caesar's Commentaries: On The Gallic War and On The Civil War by Julius Caesar

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Mon, Jun 23 2014 - 5:30pm

There was a time when Latin was a widespread educational rite of passage starting with "Veni, vidi, vici." This discussion will focus on the English translation of the Commentaries by Julius Caesar, one of the most important persons of his age, some would say second only to Jesus Christ. Caesar's Commentaries are required reading at U.S. Read more »

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Daniel Patterson: The Taste of Place

Mon, Apr 30 2012 - 6:30pm
Daniel Patterson: The Taste of Place

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Daniel Paterson, Chef and Owner, Coi, Plum, and Il Cane Rosso
 
Paterson has long been the poster child for the innovative spirit characteristic of Northern California’s food scene. His culinary artistry invokes all aspects of the palette as well as the distinct flavors of the region.
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Dr. David Agus: The End of Illness - RESCHEDULED

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Thu, Jan 19 2012 - 7:00pm

Dr. David Agus

New Date- rescheduled to February 21
www.commonwealthclub.org/events/2012-02-21/dr-david-agus-end-illness

Director, USC’s Westside Cancer Center; Professor of Medicine, USC Keck School of Medicine; Co Founder, Navigenics; Author, The End of Illness

Despite advances in modern medicine, Agus asks why we aren’t better at curing illness. 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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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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