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
125 prominent scientists, doctors and medical ethicists are calling for this summer's Olympic Games to be postponed, or moved from Rio de Janeiro due to the Zika virus outbreak in Brazil. In a letter sent to World Health Organization the group sited new findings about Zika that should result in the International Olympic Committee directing the games be moved, postponed or even canceled to safeguard the thousands of athletes, staff and reporters scheduled to attend the games.
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Should Debbie Wasserman Shultz resign as DNC Chair prior to the July convention for the sake of party unity?