Past Crawford Family Forum Events

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AirTalk Event: The History and Future of Hollywood Film Music

Long before movies could talk, they still had the power to tell a story – with music. As film making evolved, so too did the process of scoring for the cinema. But these days, movie budgets are shrinking and composers are feeling the pinch. More

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Apple, China and This American Life: Behind the Scenes with Marketplace's Rob Schmitz

Working conditions; on-the-ground reports from the hardest-hit areas near the failing Fukushima nuclear power plant. It’s all part of the daily beat for Marketplace’s China correspondent Rob Schmitz. More

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California 2012: Convergence of Climate Change and Communities of Color

Energy, air quality, climate change in California… state and local agencies are working to address these issues, but how do these efforts impact low-income and communities of color? KPCC’s environment reporter Molly Peterson talks with representatives of The Nature Conservancy, Clean Air Matters and the LURNetwork about the intersection of health, safety and quality of life in the urban core. More

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Creating the Entrepreneurial Society

The Drucker Business Forum presents David B. Audretsch in conversation with Jack Harding. More

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VIEWS ON '92: What’s the legacy of L.A.’s 1992 Riots?

On Wednesday, April 11th, join KPCC Senior News Editor Cheryl Devall to talk about how we understand race’s role – in the ’92 upheaval itself and in our conversations about it two decades later. More

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Hell and Back Again - War Beyond the Battlefield

THIS EVENT IS CURRENTLY AT CAPACITY. Please email Forum Coordinator Jenny Smith at jsmith@kpcc.org to be added to the waitlist. Thank you! More

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Ethical Leadership in Uncertain Times

Retired Army Colonel Jeff McCausland knows leadership in the battlefield and in the boardroom. His expertise on national and international security, Afghanistan and the Gulf War make him a sought-after voice on ethical leadership in foreign and military affairs. More

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Civil Disobedience Meets the Internet: Activism in the Digital Age

THIS EVENT IS CURRENTLY AT CAPACITY. Please email Forum Coordinator Jenny Smith at jsmith@kpcc.org to be added to the waitlist. Thank you! More

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Are You a 1.5? A Conversation about the American Immigrant Experience

The 1.5 generation – comprising immigrants who arrive in the US as children and younger teens – holds a unique place within the immigrant diaspora experience. What roles do they play at home or outside it? What languages do they speak in given situations? Does 1. More

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One Man Quit Money – Can the Rest of Us Survive with Less?

THIS EVENT IS CURRENTLY AT CAPACITY. Please email Forum Coordinator Jenny Smith at jsmith@kpcc.org to be added to the waitlist. Thank you! More