#NinerNationGives is a huge success, professor still a winner although defeated in national presidential race, and a free Veterans Day concert.
1. #NinerNationGives 2018
Niner Nation rose to the challenge during the 49-hour campaign. The final tally of $265,244 surpassed last year's amount. And the support will make a meaningful impact for future 49ers.
2. Hadžikadić still a winner
Mirsad Hadžikadić came up short in his bid for the presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, but he is pleased with his campaign's results.
3. Sweeping soliloquies
Futurist and theoretical physicist Michio Kakuspoke in sweeping soliloquies, providing a peek at the future of technology, robots, space travel, human mortality and the always tantalizing topic of aliens.
Two compelling lectures are on the horizon. Professor Mary Layton “Mel” Atkinson will discuss: “Why does the American public so often reject policies that seem to offer them exactly what they want?” The UNC Charlotte Urban Institute welcomes authors James and Deborah Fallows. Their new book chronicles their travels throughout the country visiting small and mid-sized towns.
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