Speaker Date Topic
Karen Kienzle, Director Palo Alto Art Center Aug 02, 2021
From Virtual to Visiting - Trends in Museums through a Palo Alto Lens

Karen is also a Lecturer, Museum Studies, San Francisco State University and a member of Palo Alto Rotary

Cristina Cismas Florea, Gunn HS Math Teacher Aug 09, 2021
Reimagine Education – Innovation at the High School level




Russell Jeung,Prof. SFState.Asian American Studies Aug 16, 2021
Anti-Asian American Pacific Islander Hate in the Time of COVID-19

Professor of Asian American Studies at San Francisco State University, Dr. Russell Jeung is author of books and articles on race and religion. He's written Family Sacrifices: The Worldviews and Ethics of Chinese Americans (Oxford U Press, 2019); Mountain Movers: Student Activism and the Emergence of Asian American Studies (UCLA AAS Center, 2019); and At Home in Exile: Finding Jesus Among My Ancestors and Refugee Neighbors (Zondervan, 2016).

In March 2020, Dr. Jeung co-founded Stop AAPI Hate with Chinese for Affirmative Action and the Asian Pacific Policy and Planning Council. It tracks incidents of COVID-19 discrimination to develop policy interventions and long-term solutions to racism.


Karla Dailey, City of Palo Alto Aug 30, 2021
Water Supply Planning for a Resilient Palo Alto
Dark-Labor Day Holiday Sep 06, 2021
No meeting
Michael Gimbel, FBI Agent Sep 13, 2021
FBI response to the Gilroy Garlic Festival Active Shooter Incident
Rob Lyman Sep 20, 2021
New Member Talks
John Sebes, CTO at TrustTheVote Sep 27, 2021
Five Ways to Rig American Elections Legally, and How Everyone Can Respond

John Sebes, Chief Technology Officer at TrustTheVote

Richard Flanders, Rotary District Governor Oct 11, 2021
Our District 5170
Fran Ulmer, Board Chair, Nature Conservancy Oct 18, 2021
Why Do Rapid Changes in the Arctic Matter?
Mike Reynolds, Chair & WCS Committee Oct 25, 2021
Palo Alto Rotary's WCS Projects
Ryan Brown, Rice University Nov 08, 2021
Honor Bound: How a Cultural Ideal Has Shaped the American Psyche

Ryan Brown, Managing Director for Measurement at the Rice University Doerr Institute for New Leaders