Author: Susan Owicki

Forum Topics for March 2024

The Forum meets from 8:30 to 10 am on Sunday mornings. Here are the Forum topics for March 2024:

3/3   Great Decisions – The U.S. and the Middle East – Jai Cho

3/10 Photography: a brief history and some current issues – Chris Cassel

3/17 How do … read more.

Forum Topics for February 2024

The Forum meets from 8:30 to 10 am on Sunday mornings. Here are the Forum topics for February 2024:

02/04 Great Decisions – Climate technology and competition – Sarah Doxiadis 

02/11 Analyzing U.S. propaganda from an international perspective – Steven Mashin

02/18 Russia / Ukraine Conflict – Dick … read more.

Forum Topics for January 2024

The Forum meets from 8:30 to 10 am on Sunday mornings. Here are the Forum topics for January 2024:

01/07 The differences between the generations – Peri Plantenberg

01/14 The merits of silence – Warren Schmidt

01/21 A recent visit to the Falklands, S Georgia, and Antarctica — Trisha … read more.

Forum Topics for December 2023

The Forum meets from 8:30 to 10 am on Sunday mornings. Here are the Forum topics for December 2023:

12/03 Putting AI to use: General Discussion — Dick Duda

12/10 New World Order (Which Countries Lead the World?) — Warren Schmidt 

12/17 Republican Congressional Governance for 2024 — Bob … read more.

Forum Topics for November 2023

The Forum meets from 8:30 to 10 am on Sunday mornings. Here are the Forum topics for October 2023:

11/05 Your favorite moment this year (2023) – General Discussion 

11/12 Is going to college worthwhile? – General Discussion 

11/19 Thanksgiving – what are you thankful for? – General

Discussion

11/26 Discussion … read more.

Forum Topics for October, 2023

The Forum meets from 8:30 to 10 am on Sunday mornings. Here are the Forum topics for October 2023:

10/1 Attracting New Forum Members – General Discussion, Facilitated by​ Sarah Doxiadis

10/8 Moving to a Retirement Community – General Discussion, Facilitated by Susan Owicki

10/15 Is globalization over? – … read more.

Forum Topics for September, 2023

The Forum meets from 8:30 to 10 am on Sunday mornings. Here are the Forum topics for September 2023:

9/3 Sharing Our Favorite Funny Stories – General Discussion – facilitated by Warren Schmidt

9/10 Memorable experiences — General Discussion — facilitated by Dick Duda

9/17 US Constitution 2.0: a … read more.

Forum Topics for August, 2023

The Forum meets from 8:30 to 10 am on Sunday mornings. Here are the Forum topics for August 2023:

8/6 Not Living in Chaos – Rob Ruether

8/13 Experiences that have Changed the Direction of Your Life – General discussion – facilitated by Sarah Doxiadis

8/20 Worrying: Pro and … read more.

Forum Topics for July, 2023

The Forum meets from 8:30 to 10 am on Sunday mornings. Here are the Forum topics for July 2023:

7/2  Modifying genes in the embryo — Who does it?  Ethics? – Warren Schmidt  

7/9  Looking at Mindfulness, by Christophe André — 25 mindful lessons in 25 marvelous paintings … read more.

Forum Topics for June, 2023

The Forum meets from 8:30 to 10 am on Sunday mornings. Here are the Forum topics for June 2023:

6/4 Which words or phrases have influenced your life?  General discussion – (Sarah Doxiadis facilitator)

6/11 Favorite day trips in the Bay Area – General discussion (Susan Owicki facilitator) 

6/18 … read more.