Thursday, November 08, 2012
Inspire Speakers Series
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Join Phipps and Green Building Alliance (GBA) on the second Thursday of each month to hear from local and national sustainability experts as a participant in the Inspire Speakers Series. Special guests for the Nov. 8 talk are Bill Reed (nationally recognized consultant and lecturer; president, Integrative Design Collaborative) and Joel Glanzberg (acclaimed author and educator; cofounder and director, Flowering Tree Permaculture Institute). Refreshments will be provided and registrants are invited to tour Phipps one hour before the start of the talk. Registration required through GBA. Register online at www.go-gba.org/inspirespeakersseries
Pope Francis is "immensely popular" among American Catholics, one year after his election. According to a Pew Research Center Poll, among Catholics, 68 percent thought he represented "a major change for the better." The poll also found that the pope's popularity did not translate into greater lay participation in the church.
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you think Pittsburgh should use taxpayer dollars to pay police officers to patrol Market Square during the St. Patrick's Day celebration?