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  • January 16
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  • Redmond

Diamonds in the Ether: Tuning In To Northwest Radio History

Look—and listen—back to the people, stations, and stories that made radio broadcasting a vital part of the culture of the Pacific Northwest. Innovations in technology, programming, and business as far back as the 1920s made radio in this remote corner a little bit different than the rest of the United States, and connected the people […]

  • When
  • 1:00 pm, Tuesday
    January 16, 2018
  • Where
  • Redmond Senior Center
    8703 160 Ave NE
    Redmond, WA 98052 United States
  • January 16
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  • Puyallup

H2OMG! Making Sense of Water Scarcity in an Insecure World

It feels like not a day goes by without a story in the news that relates to some water issue. Whether it’s lead in schools, drought in California, or dwindling snowpack in Washington, water scarcity is a challenge that needs our attention—now. In this talk led by economist and former Gates Foundation policy maker Rachel […]

  • When
  • 1:00 pm, Tuesday
    January 16, 2018
  • Where
  • Pierce College Puyallup College Center
    1601 39th Avenue SE
    Puyallup, WA 98374 United States
  • January 16
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  • Langley

Feminism and Popular Culture

Over the past few years, the question “Are you a feminist?” has become the new litmus test for young female celebrities. Their responses—which vary from Lady Gaga’s “I’m not a feminist. I hail men, I love men,” to Madonna’s “I’m not a feminist, I’m a humanist”—indicate a lack of clarity on what the term means, […]

  • When
  • 6:30 pm, Tuesday
    January 16, 2018
  • Where
  • Langley Library
    104 2nd St
    Langley, Washington 98260 United States
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