Past Event

Week to Week: Silicon Valley

Thu, Oct 4 2012 - 6:30pm

Week to Week: The News Commentary Program

Terry Christensen, Professor Emeritus, San Jose State University; Member, Commonwealth Club Silicon Valley Advisory Council
Barbara Marshman, Editorial Pages Editor, San Jose Mercury News
Kirk O. Hanson, John Courtney Murray SJ University Prof and Exec Director, Markkula Center for Applied Ethics
John Zipperer, Vice President of Media and Editorial, The Commonwealth Club — Host

The day after the first 2012 debate between Mitt Romney and Barack Obama, we'll get into politics in a big way. It's prime time for the election, so join our panelists for informative and fun commentary on political and other major news, plus an in-depth look at ethics in high-pressure campaigns (ethics? in politics?!?), audience discussion of the week’s events, and a news quiz.

Location: Adobe Systems, 345 Park Ave., San Jose
Time:  6 p.m. check-in, 6:30 p.m. program
Cost:
$10 standard, MEMBERS FREE,  $7 students (with valid ID)