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Snapshot: Bob and Suzan, Stonemountain & Daughter

Bob and Suzan Steinberg’s business, Stonemountain & Daughter, is one of the few independent textiles merchants left today. Photo: Pete Rosos Bob and Suzan Steinberg’s business, Stonemountain & Daughter, is one of the few independent textiles merchants left today. Photo: Pete Rosos The father/daughter team of Bob and Suzan Steinberg represent third and fourth generations of textile business knowhow. […]

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Snapshot: Arlene Blum, scientist, author, climber, activist

Arlene Blum PhD, biophysical chemist, author, and mountaineer, is a Visiting Scholar at UC Berkeley’s Department of Chemistry, and also Executive Director of the Green Science Policy Institute. Blum led the first American­ all-women’s ­ascent of Annapurna I, considered one of the world’s most dangerous and difficult mountains, and is the founder of the annual Berkeley […]