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Theme: Health and Education

This event occurred on
April 23, 2014
7:00pm - 9:00pm PDT
(UTC -7hrs)
Orinda, CA
United States

We will be discussing topics on the effects of the human diet in our evolution, mental health and the suburbanization of poverty, and the future of education.

Orinda Library Auditorium
22 Orinda Way
Orinda, CA, 94563
United States
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Professor Steve Johnson

Anthropology Professor and the Director of the Diablo Valley College Institute for Practical Evolutionary Anthropology -- Talk: Discuss key discoveries in paleo-forensics, paleo-genomics, as well as traditional archaeology and paleontology and the implications for human life and health in the 21st century.

Kristin Nelson

Director of Leadership Giving and Events for the Committee on the Shelterless -- Talk: The suburbanization of poverty and homelessness and how communities can address these issues to remain healthy

Patrick Purcell

Director, Strategic Initiatives for a global digital content provider. Masters in Education from the Harvard School of Education -- Talk: The future of education – Is technology the answer?

Organizing team


Orinda, CA, United States
  • Bryn Strong