Past Event

Tom Brokaw in Silicon Valley

Mon, Nov 21 2011 - 1:00pm

Tom Brokaw

NBC Nightly News Special Correspondent; Author, The Greatest Generation, Boom! and The Time of Our Lives: A Conversation about America

Dan Ashley,  News Anchor, KGO TV and Member, Commonwealth Club Board of Governors - Moderator

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With all of the current political, social and economic challenges facing our country, veteran television broadcaster Brokaw asks: What happened to the America I thought I knew? In an effort to reconnect our families, communities and commitment to civic engagement, Brokaw looks back at his own family history and South Dakota upbringing and discusses the many changes that have transformed society. He offers inspiring stories of Americans who are leading the way for change in their own communities and shares his thoughts on how we can revitalize the promise of the American dream.

Location: Santa Clara Convention Center Theatre, 5001 Great America Pkwy., Santa Clara
Time: 12:15 p.m. check-in, 1 p.m. program, 2 p.m. book signing
Cost: ALL pricing levels include 1 copy of the book, except student tickets. Regular seating: $45 individual member, $55 individual standard, $70 couple member (1 book per couple), $80 couple standard (1 book per couple), $12 student (with valid ID, no book). Premium seating (priority seating in first few rows): $85 individual member, $85 individual standard, $115 couple member (1 book per couple), $115 couple standard (1 book per couple). No coupons or passes accepted for this event.
Also know: Photo courtesy of NBC Universal