Weekly Roundup: Charles Johnson, Jim Lucas, Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson

Hope everyone is having a great week! Check out the latest from some of our awesome change-makers in the news:   Have a listen to Marc Steiner’s recent WEAA radio show, in which he sits down for a conversation with the great writer and thinker Charles Johnson to discuss Dr. Johnson’s powerful book The Words …Read More

Weekly Roundup: Carolina De Robertis, Dr. Robert Bullard, Raffi Cavoukian

Happy Tuesday everyone! Catch up with latest news from some of our headlining speakers:   Hats off to Carolina De Robertis, whose novel The Gods of Tango has received a Stonewall Book Award — the Barbara Gittings Literature Award, from the American Library Association. The book also was named a San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of the Year …Read More

Weekly Roundup: Lateefah Simon, Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, Lilly Ledbetter

Hope everyone is having a great week! Here are some hot updates from a few of our cool speakers:   Shout out to the awesome social justice warrior Lateefah Simon, named one of the “Top 40 Under 40: A Force for Good” by The Chronicle of Philanthropy. Keep those trails blazing!   StarTalk fans rejoice! …Read More

Trending Now: Kate Harding, Daniel H. Wilson, Ted Conover

Happy Tuesday – Hope everyone had a wonderful holiday and fantastic New Year! Check out what some of our awesome speakers have been up to during the final weeks of 2015:   Join one of our NEW speakers, author and journalist Kate Harding, as she discusses her book Asking For It: The Alarming Rise of …Read More

Weekly Roundup: Sandra Steingraber, Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, Jessica Valenti

Happy Tuesday! Get into the week by checking out what some of our headlining speakers are up to:   Reporting live from Paris:  Dr. Sandra Steingraber gives us a first-hand account of the Paris Climate Summit, where the enthusiasm is palpable for making change and paving the way toward renewable energy and a decarbonized future. …Read More

Weekly Roundup: Dr. Ainissa Ramirez, Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, Bruce Campbell

Hope everyone is enjoying the week! Here’s what’s happening with some of our awesome speakers making headlines:   ‘Tis the season – for science!  Watch Dr. Ainissa Ramirez break down the hot facts about what makes winter so cool. Holiday lights, snowflakes, and more!   In anticipation of the new Star Wars movie, who better …Read More

Weekly Roundup: Annie Leonard, Arsalan Iftikhar, Raffi Cavoukian

Happy December! Check out the latest news from some of our change-making speakers:   Annie Leonard shares her thoughts on the #BlackLivesMatter movement, signaling the importance of using a collective voice to create change and calling for us all to speak up for justice. Head over to greenpeace.org  to read her post and get inspired! …Read More

Weekly Roundup: Dr. Steven Strogatz, Hassan Abbas, Dr. Charles Johnson

Hope everyone is having a festive fall week! Check out the latest news from a few of our speakers making headlines:   This month, Steven Strogatz celebrates the hundredth anniversary of Einstein’s general theory of relativity with his article in the New Yorker. But can we truly understand what Einstein actually accomplished, and how?  Let …Read More