Thursday, November 08, 2012
Inspire Speakers Series
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Join Phipps and Green Building Alliance (GBA) on the second Thursday of each month to hear from local and national sustainability experts as a participant in the Inspire Speakers Series. Special guests for the Nov. 8 talk are Bill Reed (nationally recognized consultant and lecturer; president, Integrative Design Collaborative) and Joel Glanzberg (acclaimed author and educator; cofounder and director, Flowering Tree Permaculture Institute). Refreshments will be provided and registrants are invited to tour Phipps one hour before the start of the talk. Registration required through GBA. Register online at www.go-gba.org/inspirespeakersseries
Do you agree with Newt Gingrich's admiration for former South African President Nelson Mandela who died last week at the age of 95? <More Info>
Former Republican Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich says he was "very surprised" at people who were critical of his decision to praise Nelson Mandela when he expressed his condolences following Mandela's death this week. Gingrich says he's standing by his admiration for Mandela's "very long, deep commitment to Freedom."
Do you think Congress will reach a budget deal before the House goes on recess on December 13th