2010 Programs

December 7th Luncheon Meeting
The Claremont High School Chamber Singers


December 7th Meeting


The Claremont High School Chamber Singers entertained the club members
and guests with their holiday program.  Joel Wilson, Director.

December 14 Luncheon Meeting
WWII Veterans

WWII vets WWW II veteran members speak to
the club about their experiences.

December 21 Luncheon Meeting
Arthur Ludwick

Arthur Ludwick

Arthur Ludwick presented, “Dr. Benjamin Franklin, a Journey into the 18th Century.”

November 30th Luncheon Meeting
Dr. Sheldon Shuster

Dr. Sheldon Shuster

Keck Graduate Institute of Applied Life Sciences President Shuster describes KGI's role in training applied scientists in the rapidly changing world of precision medicine.

November 23rd Luncheon Meeting
Bill Forti

Bill Forti
President Bill Forti presented 'An Update on the Current Geopolitical Situation and U.S. Foreign Policy' and took numerous questions.

November 16th Luncheon Meeting
Craig Chambers

Craig Chambers

Craig showed us Antarctica and the complexities of supporting US research near the South Pole.

November 9th Luncheon
Roya Ardelan

Roya Ardelan
Roya Ardelan shared her sailing adventure adventure to the Channel Islands National Park . . .

 

November 9th
Navy Band Southwest Brass Quintet

Navy Band

and the Navy Band Southwest Brass Quintet entertained club members and guests.

October 26th Luncheon Meeting
Patrick Larkin

Patrick Larkin
University Club Member and Rancho Santa Ana Botanical Garden Executive Director Patrick Larkin outlines the current developments at the world-famous RSABG and their many programs.

October 19th Luncheon Meeting
Philip Nowlen

Philip Nowlen

Philip Nowlen of the Getty Leadership Center at CGU describes 'Museums at the Crossroads.'

October 5th Luncheon Meeting
Dr. Morawetz

Dr. Morawetz

Dr. Morawetz tells us about ‘Parasitism in the Plant Kingdom.’  

 

September 28th Luncheon Meeting
Professor Dean McHenry

Dean McHenry

Professor Dean McHenry speaks to club regarding 'African Leadership Lessons for Our Time'

September 21st Luncheon Meeting
Dr. Minayo Nasiali

Dr. Minayo Nasiall

Dr. Minayo Nasiali describes the ‘Immigrant Question in 21st Century France.’

September 14th Luncheon Meeting
Dr. Serena Evans Beeks

Dr. Serena Beeks

Dr. Serena Evans Beeks tells us about 'Haiti after the Earthquake'

September 7 Luncheon Meeting
Celeste Palmer

Celeste Palmer

Ms. Celeste Palmer speaks of “The Stranger in my Mirror – The Journey after Amnesia: A personal experience”

June 22nd Luncheon Meeting
Rick Hansen

Rick Hansen

Three Valleys General Manager Rick Hansen briefs members and guests on the Ten Billion Dollar Water Bond at our June 22nd meeting.

June 15th Luncheon Meeting
Geraldine Perri

Geraldine Perri

Citrus College President Geraldine Perri speaks to the June 15th meeting.

May 4th Luncheon Meeting
Michael Fay

Michael Fay

Michael Fay gives us an update on the economy and a seven-step program for improvement.

April 27th Luncheon Meeting
Ward McAfee

Ward McAfee

Professor Ward McAfee, Pre-eminent Lincoln scholar, compares Lincoln and Obama.

April 20 Luncheon Meeting
Cecilia Conrad

Cecelia Conrad

Pomona College Vice President Cecilia Conrad tells us who is unemployed and why.

Thanks to Outgoing President
Al Leiga

Presidents Forti and Leiga

Outgoing President Al Leiga is thanked for his service with a Periodic Table presented by Bill Forti.

April 6 Luncheon Meeting
Claremont Mayor Linda Elderkin

Mayor Elderkin
Claremont Mayor Linda Elderkin
presents the "State of the City" detailing the challenges and successes of the city

March 31st Luncheon
Professor Richard Johnson

Prof Richard Johnson

Dr. Richard Johnson, emeritus professor at Cal Poly Pomona, spoke on the poetry of the 1920s. Langston Hughes, one of the leaders of the Harlem Renaissance, and Robert Frost, who used common images of the New England landscape to plumb the depths of the human soul. Dr. Richard Johnson, has toured the nation as a Chautauqua scholar and interpreter of historical characters.

March 23rd Luncheon
Melissa Martinez

Melissa Martinez
Ms. Martinez is a columnist for the Claremont Courier. She spoke about the logistics involved in writing articles for the Claremont Courier, and discussed sources, inspiration, and research techniques.

Ms. Marinez is an ESL instructor at U.C. Riverside. She graduated from U.C. Santa Cruz and earned her masters degree from Cal State Fullerton.

March 16th Luncheon
Phil Nudson

Phil Nudson
"The Young Abraham Lincoln" Mr. Nudson is a lifelong student of Abraham Lincoln and he has a strong resemblance to our 16th president. He spoke about the many factors that made Lincoln great. Mr. Nudson is a marathon runner and a veteran of the 82nd Airborne.

March 2nd Lunchoen
Col. Dale Litney

Col. Dale Litney

Colonel Dale Litney talks with club members and guests about developing Afghanistan.

February 9th Lunchoen
Susan Higley

Susan Higley

Susan Higley was well received as she presented the life and times of Mary Todd Lincoln in full character at the February 9th meeting of the club.

 

 

January 26th Luncheon
Professor Minxin Pe

 
 

Prof Minxin Pe

Claremont McKenna College Professor Minxin Pei addresses the U.S. - China relationship at January 26th Meeting.December 21 Luncheon Meeting
Arthur Ludwick