Commonwealth Club

10 Aug 2017

We wanna send you plus one to A Citizen’s Guide to Making Change Happen with Eric Liu!

Eric P. Liu is an American writer and founder of Citizen University. Liu served as Deputy Assistant to President Clinton for Domestic Policy at the White House between 1999 and 2000. He served as Speechwriter and Director of Legislative Affairs for the National Security Council at the White House from 1993

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15 May 2017

We wanna send you to hangout with Tartine Bakery!

Join Elisabeth Prueitt in conversation with other trailblazers in the Bay Area culinary world—such as Gabriela Cámara, owner and executive chef of ten restaurants (including the local Cala)—as they discuss effecting social change through food, creativity and entrepreneurship. Prueitt’s latest cookbook, Tartine All Day, makes her popular food and recipes accessible

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18 Oct 2016

We wanna send you to see Jeremiah Tower!

When Jeremiah Tower rolled into town he was a 30-year-old privileged, arrogant and Harvard graduate with a degree in architecture. He had absolutely no formal culinary education. After his grandfather died, he soon found himself broke and in 1972’s California applying for a gig at Alice Waters’ Chez Panisse. Within a year

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10 Oct 2016

We wanna send you and a friend to see Marcus Samuelsson and Chris Cosentino!

Marcus Samuelsson, Chef; Author, The Red Rooster Cookbook: The Story of Food and Hustle in Harlem; Twitter: @MarcusCooks In conversation with Chef Chris Cosentino When Chef Samuelsson opened Red Rooster in Harlem, he envisioned more than just a restaurant. He wanted to create a melting pot that would highlight Harlem’s vibrant

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12 Sep 2016

We wanna send you to see Alan Cumming!

  We’re thrilled to welcome Alan Cumming to the INFORUM stage for the very first time! Alan Cumming has made movies with everyone from Stanley Kubrick to the Spice Girls. He’s mastered Snapchat. He was named an Officer of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth. You may recognize him as

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04 May 2015

Win Tickets to Judy Blume in Conversation w/ Molly Ringwald @ The Castro!

  Judy Blume will discuss her first book in 15-years, In the Unlikely Event, her career spanning eight decades of writing, children empowerment and her favorite stories about the young and young at heart. Sunday, June 7 2015 @ 5:45Pm | The Castro Theatre | Tickets can be purchased here

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30 Mar 2015

Win Tickets to Black Girls Code in Conversation with Khan Academy!

Kimberly Bryant, Founder, Black Girls Code. In conversation with Sal Khan, Founder and Executive Director, Khan Academy In 2011, only 6 percent of STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) workers nationwide were black, up a mere 4 percentage points over the last 40 years, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Be

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