OCTOBER SALONS

 

Reservations required for all salons.
If you cannot honor a reservation
please call to cancel.

(chair) = please bring small folding chair
that has padded tips on chair legs

2nd Monday 7PM The Salon
Climate Change

Dan Bodansky, a Foundation Professor of Law at the ASU Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, who is a leading authority on global climate change, will discuss global issues of climate change.

https://isearch.asu.edu/profile/1527075

3rd Tuesday 7PM The Salon
Genome Editing:
Building a Better You

Karen Anderson, MD, PhD of The Biodesign Institute, ASU will discuss how genes are and will be used in medicine.

https://biodesign.asu.edu/karen-anderson

9th Monday 6:30PM The Salon
Piano of Mark Fuller

Mark Fuller, who has received recognition in several international piano competitions, who will play works by Couperin, Scriabin, and Schumann.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/amateur-piano-competition-cliburn-mark-fuller/id262628850

 

13th Friday 7PM The Salon (chair)
Crazy?

Jeffery Zeig, PhD, a psychologist and director of the Milton Erickson Foundation will discuss the concept of crazy.

http://jeffreyzeig.com/

14th Saturday 7PM The Salon (chair)
What the Russian Revolution
Means Today

This year is the 100th anniversary of 1917 revolutions; Mark Von Hagen, PhD, a professor of history and global studies, ASU, will survey of how Russia and other East European states are marking this centenary and what the revolution means today.

https://isearch.asu.edu/profile/1099657

 

16th Monday 7PM The Salon (chair)
US Supreme Court and
Current Constitutional Issues

Paul Bender, former US Deputy Solicitor General and ASU Law Dean, will discuss the current US Supreme Court Cases and current Constitutional issues.

https://isearch.asu.edu/profile/274462

 

18th Wednesday 5:30PM The Salon
Art at the Desert Botanical Gardens
$24.95 Admission for non DBG members

Ken Schutz, director of the Desert Botanical Gardens will introduce the current art exhibitions by artists Jun Kaneko and Larry Kornegay, followed by self guided tour of Gardens

https://www.dbg.org/

 

20th Friday 7PM The Salon (chair)
Space-Time

Philip Pinto, PhD, a professor of theoretical astrophysics at Steward Observatory, University of Arizona, will discuss current ideas about space-time.

https://www.as.arizona.edu/people/faculty/philip-pinto

 

23rd Monday 7PM The Salon
Architecture Matters

Aaron Betsky, author, critic, and dean of School of Architecture at Taliesin, will discuss his new book 'Architecture Matters' about the influence of architecture on the world, environment, and human lives.

https://www.amazon.com/Why-Architecture-Matters-Aaron-Betsky/dp/0500519080

http://taliesin.edu/

http://davidwrighthouse.org/

 

26th Thursday 7PM The Salon (chair)
Grant Woods on Politics

Grant Woods, former Arizona Attorney General, civic leader, and prominent attorney, will discuss current Arizona and national politics.

http://www.grantwoodslaw.com/about/

 

30th Monday 7PM The Salon (chair)
Wise Aging

Sharona Silverman, MPH and Howard Silverman, MD, who facilitate workshops on aging, spirituality, and life career balance, will discuss Wise Aging: Living with Joy, Resilience, and Spirit.

http://phoenixmed.arizona.edu/directory/bios/silverman

 

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