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Today's events (May 29)

Original post made on May 29, 2012

[Web Link Music: Opera talk]
Stanford humanities professor Stephen Hinton will give a preview lecture at 7:30 p.m. tonight, May 29, on the upcoming San Francisco Opera production of John Adams' "Nixon in China." The talk is at the First Presbyterian Church of Palo Alto at 1140 Cowper St. and organized by the local chapter of the opera guild.
[Web Link Panel: 'The 2012 U.S. Presidential Election and U.S. Foreign Policy']
Stanford professor Coit D. Blacker, director of the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, will moderate a free panel discussion about foreign policy and the 2012 presidential election at 4:30 p.m. today, May 29, at the Bechtel Conference Center in Encina Hall, 616 Serra St., Stanford. The panel will feature Michael H. Armacost, former U.S. ambassador to Japan and the Philippines; political science professor David W. Brady, deputy director at the Hoover Institution; and David M. Kennedy, a Stanford history professor and Pulitzer Prize-winner for his book "Freedom from Fear: The American People in Depression and War, 1929-1945."

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, May 29, 2012, 8:22 AM

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Posted by randy albin
a resident of Mountain View
on May 29, 2012 at 9:25 am

are these exciting events or what? it might be even better to see what is going on at menlo park presbyterian church than the event that is listed here. charging admission to attend these events? find something enjoyable to do during the summer


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