Tag Archives: San Francisco

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Families Celebrate Life-Giving Transplants at Annual UCSF Picnic

By Scott Maier, UCSF News On a bright summer Saturday, dozens of children and their family members gathered at McNears Beach Park in San Rafael, listening to music, kayaking, having their faces painted, smashing piñatas, [...]
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“Motown: The Musical” Is a Must See

Whether it’s the classic songs by Diana Ross and the Supremes or the crooning sounds of Smokey Robinson, the music and the memories are captured in the Broadway production of “Motown: The Musical,” playing at [...]
Broadcaster Dave Clark - Westfield Middle School Music Director Randy Porter - San Francisco Arts Commissioner Marcus Shelby at StubHub Technologists for Music Education Panel Discussion in San Francisco. Photo by Carla Thomas.

StubHub Hosts “Technologists for Music Education” Panel in San Francisco

StubHub hosted their “Technologists for Music Education” panel discussion this week at their San Francisco headquarters. Moderated by broadcaster Dave Clark, the event featured a conversation with the Mr. Holland’s Opus Foundation (MHOF) and the [...]
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Poet and Glide Foundation President Janice Mirikitani to Teach at USF

Janice Mirikitani, San Francisco’s second poet laureate and co-founding president of the Glide Foundation, has been named Diversity Scholar Visiting Professor at the University of San Francisco (USF).Mirikitani will be teaching an undergraduate course,” Poetry [...]
ayor Jean Quan and Councilmember Noel Gallo speak Wednesday at at meeting of church, nonprofit and community leaders in the Mayor's office to mobilize resources to respond to the humanitarian needs of immigrant children arriving in the Bay Area from Central America. Photo by Ken Epstein

Oakland “Locks Arms” to Aid Immigrant Children

The Oakland City Council this week unanimously passed a resolution committing to aiding the humanitarian relief effort for unaccompanied immigrants to the United States, authored by Mayor Jean Quan, Vice Mayor Larry Reid and Councilmember [...]