Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Ramon Saldivar and Bruce Sievers discuss philanthropy, civil society, and the humanities

Ramon Saldivar, Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Stanford University, and Bruce Sievers, Visiting Scholar and Lecturer at the Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society at the Haas Center for Public Service at Stanford, discuss their recent appointments to the National Council on the Humanities and the relationships among, and role of, civil society, philanthropy, and the humanities, recorded from Stanford, California, on February 26, 2013.

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Update on Los Angeles cannabis ballot measures, 2-19-13


Sam Humeid, proprietor of the Perennial Holistic Wellness Center in Studio City, updates the campaign to pass Proposition D on the May 21, 2013, Los Angeles municipal ballot.  Proposition D would regulate the operations of medical cannabis dispensaries in the city.   Interview recorded from Studio City on February 19, 2013.

Monday, February 11, 2013

Upcoming Peninsula College Fund event with Joan Baez


Catherine Crystal Foster, Executive Director of The Peninsula College Fund, and Shayla Bunch, a participant in the Fund’s program, talk about the origins and operation of this organization, how it’s helped Shayla, and about the March 2nd benefit concert featuring Joan Baez and Bella Sorella, recorded from Redwood City, California, and Atlanta, Georgia, on February 11, 2013