Year: 2012

Laurie Lane-Zucker

http://www.sevenpillarshouse.org/assets/images/content/LLZimageSM.jpg Laurie Lane-Zucker served as Seven Pillars’ Executive Director from 2012-2014. He is a seasoned nonprofit executive, “impact” entrepreneur, lecturer, and spokesperson on environmental, educational, and entrepreneurial issues. His background includes serving as executive director of the Orion Society, an environmental organization with broad international membership. While there, he edited and published magazines and books,…

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Seven Pillars Local Salon

Official Flier: On Friday September 28th, 2012, from 7 until 10pm, join Seven Pillars’ Guiding Voices, Robin Becker and Christopher Bamford, for an evening exploration of wisdom, and the challenges we face in our quest to cultivate wisdom for our time. To return to the main event page, please click here. An Evening Exploration of…

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Dorion Sagan

Dorion Sagan is a science writer, essayist, and theorist. He is author of numerous articles and twenty-three books translated into eleven languages, including Death and Sex, and Into the Cool, coauthored with Eric D. Schneider. His writings have appeared in the New York Times, the New York Times Book Review, Wired, and the Skeptical Inquirer….

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“Mocktail” Recipes

Interested in throwing your own “mocktail” party? Here are the recipes for our famous, homemade “mocktails,” Sans-gria and No-hitos, as seen at our Open House on June 15th, 2012. Enjoy! No-hito *    2 cups water*    1 1/2 cups white sugar*    2 cups mint leaves, coarsely chopped*    2 cups prepared limeade (prepare from frozen concentrate as…

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Goethe in Marienbad

Appropriately, if only by name, the legendary Bohemian Spa of Marienbad is a place of alchemical associations, harking back as it does to the legendary alchemist Maria the Jewess, “divine Maria” or Maria Prophetissa, the supposed sister of Moses, who was the inventor, among other alchemical apparatuses, of the celebrated balneum Mariae or the bain…

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