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Daring Discussions: Jack Kevorkian and Death with Dignity

Date: Wed, May 15, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Angel of mercy… or murderous “Doctor Death”? Jack Kevorkian is one of the most polarizing figures in modern American history, a man whose passionate belief that people have the right to die has brought him both praise

Learning Unlimited: Climate Change and the Human Body

Date: Tue, May 21, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Humans are homeotherms, maintaining constant body temperature in both cold and hot environments by virtue of shivering or sweating. In the future, however, if our atmosphere absorbs enough carbon dioxide, the temperature and humidity will

Learning Unlimited: A Walk on the Moon

Date: Wed, May 29, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join us to watch and discuss with Harry Chotiner about this 1999 drama. The world of a young housewife is turned upside down when she has an affair with a free-spirited blouse salesman. Starring Diane Lane, Viggo Mortensen, Liev

Learning Unlimited: Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Date: Tue, June 11, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Through clips from the documentary “RBG,” join Oak Dowling to explore with us Ginsburg's life and career with emphasis on her legal legacy $10 w/Adv Reg $12 w/Day of Reg Location: Kurland Lounge Please call 415.444.8000 to

Learning Unlimited: Contemporary Bay Area Architechture with Vik Liptak

Date: Mon, June 17, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
What We Talk About When We Talk About Architecture; Vik Liptak focuses on contemporary architecture in the Bay Area, and asks you to consider whether architecture still matters and why. We’ll discuss architecture’s multiple

Daring Discussions: Strategies for Coping with Adversity

Date: Wed, June 19, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join Joanne Greene to discuss today’s topic: Strategies for Coping with Adversity. None of us have made it this far in life without encountering major challenges. Be they with our health or the health of our loved ones, the breakup