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Feb. 3: Saxophonist Presents Food-Inspired New Work

Feb. 3: Saxophonist Presents Food-Inspired New Work

Anders Lundegård was born in Växjö, Sweden, and made his debut as both soloist and broadcast performer at 17 during a youth artist festival in Stockholm. He earned his undergraduate degree at the Royal Academy of Music in Stockholm, whereupon he received both a Fulbright and a Sweden-America Foundation award to continue his studies abroad. Lundegård...

 

Feb. 4: Abraham Lincoln and the Power of a Story

Feb. 4: Abraham Lincoln and the Power of a Story

Abraham Lincoln said, “Stories are the shortest distance between a stranger and a friend.” Lincoln understood the power of a story.  It was a tool that...

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Jan. 29: How Food Choices Are Linked to Climate Change

Jan. 29: How Food Choices Are Linked to Climate Change

We live in a new planetary epoch in which human activities have a significant global impact on the Earth’s ecosystems. In a recorded lecture, Diana Liverman,...

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