Category Archive: Silicon Valley Branch, slideshow, Speaker Series

A Conversation with ACLU: Celebrate Your Freedom by Knowing Your Rights

A Conversation with ACLU: Celebrate Your Freedom by Knowing Your Rights

On Saturday, September 9 Pacifica Institute hosted a speaker series  with the theme of Celebrate Your Freedom by Knowing Your Rights. The event was co-hosted with UNA Midpeninsula chapter, UNA...
Recent Events in Turkey after the Coup Attempt

Recent Events in Turkey after the Coup Attempt

Mahir Zeynalov University of California, Berkeley November 17th, 5:30 p.m. Mahir Zeynalov will talk about the unsettled situation in Turkey after the unsuccessful coup attempt and the tightening of...
Pacifica Speaker Series: Tom Gage, Nov 3 @ 7pm in Sunnyvale, CA

Pacifica Speaker Series: Tom Gage, Nov 3 @ 7pm in Sunnyvale, CA

  “The Changing Center: Thoughts on Resilience in the Face of Ambiguity” Dr. Gage came for a book signing for his book Gulen’s Dialogue on Education and gave a presentation...
Pacifica Speaker Series:  Assemblyman Kevin Mullin

Pacifica Speaker Series: Assemblyman Kevin Mullin

Pacifica Institute was proud to present Assemblyman Kevin Mullin as a speaker on August 13th, 2015. With over 30 people eager to listen and discuss questions, he explained what his role in the state...
Speaker Series with Santa Clara County Supervisor Cindy Chavez: "Human Trafficking"

Speaker Series with Santa Clara County Supervisor Cindy Chavez: "Human Trafficking"

Santa Clara County Supervisor Cindy Chavez will talk about 'Human Trafficking' and how it relates to our community.
Speaker Series with Rev. D. Andrew Kille: Tolerance, Respect, and Pluralism; Changing Relationships in a "Multi" World

Speaker Series with Rev. D. Andrew Kille: Tolerance, Respect, and Pluralism; Changing Relationships in a "Multi" World

Tolerance of those whose beliefs, practices, or customs differ from one’s own is a minimum requirement for living in the contemporary world, as it becomes increasingly multi-cultural,...
Speaker Series with Lt. Ryan Yin: ‘Crime Prevention Tips’

Speaker Series with Lt. Ryan Yin: ‘Crime Prevention Tips’

On Feb 24th, Tuesday, Pacifica Institute Silicon Valley Branch had another of its ‘Speaker Series’ talks. The guest speaker was public safety Lieutenant Ryan Yin, the supervisor for Crime...
Speaker Series: "Muslim Voices Against Extremism"

Speaker Series: "Muslim Voices Against Extremism"

Pacifica Speaker Series event. Theme: Muslim Voices Against Extremism Keynote Speakers: Ameena Jandali, Abdullah bin Hamid Ali, Ozgur Koca