The Hoover InstitutionEric Wakin is the deputy director of the Hoover Institution and the Robert H. Malott Director of the Institution’s library and archives, overseeing their strategic direction and operations.

Wakin is the author of Anthropology Goes to War: Professional Ethics and Counterinsurgency in Thailand. His current research    interest is guns and gun control in the nineteenth-century United States and he is revising a manuscript titled "From Flintlock  to  ‘Tramps' Terror’: Guns and Gun Control in Nineteenth-Century New York City.” He has also coauthored a number of walking- tour books and travel guides.

Meeting Notes October 17, 2018
President Helene Davis called meeting to order followed by
Pledge: PP Judy Wilson
Inspiration: Jim Jackson shared some election math, history, and inspiring words of wisdom.
President Helene Davis introduced the forum’s moderator, PP Phil Johnson.
City Council Candidate Forum  - you can view the whole forum here
Next week:
President Helene Davis announced next week’s speaker, Eric Thomas Wakin, Deputy Director of the Hoover Institute.
Don't forget  the Thanksgiving Day Dinner Delivery coming soon. This is one of the top feel-good service opportunities. Sign up by contacting George Denise
There are  3 upcoming pumpkin carving opportunities. Check out the details on our club calendar, join in they are lots of fun
There is a great service opportunity on November 5th for Our Daily Bread, sign up online here or contact Susan Latshaw
Steve Onishi and Sherrie Hergott  are looking for Rotarians with connections to employers that may be able to employ a high school intern in the summer of 2019. Contact Steve or Sherrie if you know of an opportunity.
The next  Rebuilding program is coming soon on October 27th will be a major Rotary district-wide event. Don’t miss the opportunity to participate and sign up by clicking here or contact Barbara McArthur.
Rod Sinks presented a video (click here to view it) featuring the high school robotics teams from these years Fall Festival. What a great group of students.
Cupertino Rotary hosted a BBQ at MV to feed hungry students and help recruit new Interact members. Over 160 hungry High School Students were fed thanks to the work of  PPs Judy and Wendell as well as Stuart, Jeff and Interact coordinators Thomas Deng and Menakshi Beyani

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Our highly esteemed meeting reporters are assigned as follows: First Wednesday - Julie Griswold; Second Wednesday -OPEN; Third Wednesday - Josh Selo; Fourth Wednesday - Bill Wilson;; Fifth Wednesday Byron Rovegno

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President Elect
Assistant Secretary
CREF President
Strategic Planning Officer
Immediate Past President
Weekly Program & Luncheon Speaker
Eric Thomas Wakin
Oct 24, 2018
The Hoover Institution
Cesar Flores
Oct 31, 2018
Dia de Los Muertos
Nov 07, 2018
Diwali Celebration
District Attorney Jeff Rosen
Nov 14, 2018
Recent Criminal Justice Reform Efforts and Cases

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Global Case Watch

Year-to-date 2018:  17

Full Yr 2017:       22
Full Yr 2016:       38
Full Yr 2015:     106