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Cool Jobs at the Aspen Science Center

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The Aspen Science Center presents wonderful programs for kids and their parents and this week's presentation, "Cool Jobs," is no exception. A panel of experts from all walks of life and work-from architecture, polar expedition guide and aerospace engineering to oncology, race car driving and particle physics-discuss their jobs from 5pm to 7:30pm. The talk takes place at the Aspen Center for Physics, next to the Benedict Music Tent. Details at

Stewart Oksenhorn Photographer

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Stewart Oksenhorn, the late arts editor for the Aspen Times, was a terrific photographer, in addition to his prodigious writing abilities. Tonight, from 5-7pm at the Wyly Arts Annex in Basalt, you can view images of his long career covering the arts in Aspen and the Valley. For details, call (970) 927-4123 or email

McCloskey Speaker Series Begins July 10


One of the most fascinating and topical series we enjoy here in the summer is the McCloskey Speaker Series offered by the Aspen Institute. The series begins tomorrow, July 10, at 6pm in the Greenwald Pavilion on the grounds of the Institute. Featured speaker this week is Walter Isaacson, who will discuss "The Innovators: How a Group of Inventers Created the Digital Revolution." Future conversations will include Representative John R. Lewis (July 18) and Condoleeza Rice, Robert Gates and Madeline Albright (August 8).

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