Thursday, September 17, 2015
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
The City Club of Cleveland
850 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, Ohio 44114
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Jen Bricker was raised to never say the word "can't." Born with no legs and put up for adoption right after, one might think this an insurmountable challenge. However, with the support of her adoptive family, she challenged herself to become an accomplished acrobat and aerialist. To add another layer to an already incredible story, Ms. Bricker found out in...
Thursday, January 21, 2016, 12:00 p.m.
Nearly every week in the National Football League (NFL), a player suffers a head injury. Frontline reports 154 NFL concussions in the 2015 season. The long-term health effects of repeated concussions and other head injuries include memory loss, depression, and...
Friday, January 15, 2016, 12:00 p.m.
Cleveland-based business innovation firm Nottingham Spirk has nearly 1,000 patents that they have assigned to their clients/partners, all part of some of the most ubiquitous products in American life--the Crest Spin Brush, the Dirt Devil vacuum, the Swiffer SweeperVac, and...
Thursday, January 14, 2016, 12:00 p.m.
Recent terrorist attacks in Paris, France; Aden, Yemen; San Bernardino, California, and at least seven other cities have been linked to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), fueling worldwide terror alerts and fear. After the attacks in California,...
Wednesday, January 13, 2016, 12:00 p.m.
Mary Anne Schmitt-Carey is President of Say Yes to Education. Say Yes is a national nonprofit that galvanizes communities by partnering with them to help give every public high school graduate access to a college or other post-secondary scholarship. Say...
Tuesday, January 12, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
Need some inspiration for your new year’s reading list? Join the City Club, Cal Zunt, of the Notable Books Council of the American Library Association, and Karen R. Long, Manager, Anisfield-Wolf Book Award, for a fun and lively discussion of...
Friday, January 08, 2016, 12:00 p.m.
Northeast Ohio is experiencing a generational turnover in the world of transportation and community planning. Some of the newer leaders of public planning agencies see their job as one of not only preserving and enhancing community assets designed over the...
Friday, December 11, 2015, 12:00 p.m.
David Brock is an author and Democratic activist who switched allegiances after spending years as a conservative writer, playing a central role in unearthing Clinton controversies. In 2004, Brock founded Media Matters, a liberal-leaning, not-for-profit media watchdog organization. Following the...
Wednesday, December 09, 2015, 12:00 p.m.
Mike DeWine is Ohio’s 50th Attorney General and serves as Ohio’s chief law officer. His top priority is protecting Ohio families. As Attorney General, Mike DeWine provides criminal investigation and law enforcement training services, helps roots out public corruption, and...
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