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This week on Noon Forum:

WEEK OF MARCH 2, 2015

Monday, March 2 – DURHAM MUSEUM LECTURE – Paula Bernstein and Elyse Schein, identical twins, and authors of “Identical Strangers” (CDs and transcripts NOT available)

Tuesday, March 3 – THE MOTH RADIO HOUR – “Two Weddings and a Prison Break” Stories by Simon Doonan, Marie Walsh, Carlos Kotkin and Jill Donnelly; hosted by Meg Bowles

Wednesday, March 4 – RADIOLAB – “Desperately Seeking Symmetry”

Thursday, March 5 – COMMONWEALTH CLUB OF CALIFORNIA – New York Times columnist Charles Blow, author of “Fire Shut Up in My Bones”

Friday, March 6 – CITY ARTS AND LECTURES – Eric Schlosser

Last week on Noon Forum:

WEEK OF FEBRUARY 23, 2015

Monday, February 23 – CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY LECTURE – Mark Braverman, Co-Founder of Friends of Tent of Nations North America, and Program Director for Kairos USA “Interfaith Politics and the Failure of Global Diplomacy: The Israeli-Palestine Conflict” (CDs and transcripts NOT available)

Tuesday, February 24 – THE MOTH RADIO HOUR – “Mothers, Virgins and Rifles” Stories by Todd Bush, Tina McElroy, and Walter Mosley; hosted by Mike Birbiglia and Jay Allison

Wednesday, February 25 – RADIOLAB – “Worth”

Thursday, February 26 – COMMONWEALTH CLUB OF CALIFORNIA – Steven Brill, author of “Bitter Pill: Why Medical Bills Are Killing Us”

Friday, February 27 – CITY ARTS AND LECTURES – Cornel West

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1:15 pm
Mon March 2, 2015

Durham Museum Lecture, 3/2/15

DURHAM MUSEUM LECTURE – Paula Bernstein and Elyse Schein, identical twins, and authors of “Identical Strangers”

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1:36 pm
Mon February 23, 2015

Creighton University Lecture, 2/23/15

CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY LECTURE – Mark Braverman, Co-Founder of Friends of Tent of Nations North America, and Program Director for Kairos USA “Interfaith Politics and the Failure of Global Diplomacy: The Israeli-Palestine Conflict”

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1:30 pm
Mon February 16, 2015

Omaha Press Club, 2/16/15

OMAHA PRESS CLUB – Charles Ellison and Virginia Maynes from Justice for Our Neighbors “Implications of Obama’s Executive Orders Dealing with Immigration”

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1:04 pm
Mon February 9, 2015

Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce Luncheon, 2/9/15

GREATER OMAHA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE LUNCHEON – Michael Corbat, Chief Executive Officer of Citigroup “The Role of the Financial Sector in Supporting the United States and Global Economies – 2015 and Beyond”

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1:19 pm
Mon February 2, 2015

Metropolitan Community College Lecture, 2/2/15

METROPOLITAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE LECTURE – Wynema Morris, Member of the Omaha Tribe of Nebraska, and Independent Scholar and Associate Fellow at the University of Nebraska at Lincoln “Social and Political Structures of the Omaha Tribe”

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1:27 pm
Mon January 26, 2015

Omaha Town Hall Lecture, 1/26/15

OMAHA TOWN HALL LECTURE – Timothy Egan, author of “The Worst Hard Times: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the American Dust Bowl” and “Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher”

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1:30 pm
Mon January 19, 2015

Creighton University Lecture, 1/19/15

CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY LECTURE – Alveda King, niece of Dr. Martin Luther King, Pastoral Associate and Director of African-American Outreach with Priests for Life and Gospel of Life Ministries, and author of “King Rules: Ten Rules for You, Your Family, and Our Nation to Survive” “How Can the Dream Survive?”

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1:16 pm
Mon January 12, 2015

Center for Faith Studies Lecture, 1/12/15

CENTER FOR FAITH STUDIES LECTURE – Lillian Daniel, Senior Minister of the First Congregational Church of Glen Ellyn, Illinois, and author of “When Spiritual but Not Religious Is Not Enough: Seeing God in Surprising Places, Even the Church” “When Spiritual but Not Religious Is Not Enough”

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2:03 pm
Mon January 5, 2015

Creighton University Lecture, 1/5/15

CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY LECTURE – Deirdre Mullen, Director of the Mercy Global Concern, as well as the Executive Director of the Partnership for Global Justice, both at the United Nations “There’s a Girl Out There Who Needs You: Empowering Girls through Education One Girl at a Time”

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1:10 pm
Mon December 29, 2014

Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce Luncheon, 12/29/14

GREATER OMAHA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ECONOMIC OUTLOOK LUNCHEON – Bruce Katz, Vice-President, Brookings Institution and Founding Director of the Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program “Insights on The Metropolitan Revolution”

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