featured events for march 2010


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Music and the Brain Forum: Petr Janata, Ph.D.
Monday, March 1, 2010.  5:30 PM.
CCRMA Stage, The Knoll
Free and open to the public. Limited seating - please arrive early.
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An Evening with WIRED Magazine's Chris Anderson
Monday, March 1, 2010.  7:30 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium, School of Education
Free and open to public.
Troubadours Art Ensemble Collaborative Workshop
Tuesday, March 2, 2010.  3:30 PM.
CCRMA stage

The NCAA: Opportunity or Exploitation?
Wednesday, March 3, 2010.  6:00 PM.
The BCSC, Community Room

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PETER SERKIN & ORION STRING QUARTET
Wednesday, March 3, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium, Stanford University
$40/$46 (Adult); $10 (Stanford student)
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Valerie B. Jarrett ('78), senior advisor to President Obama
Thursday, March 4, 2010.  4:00 PM.
Memorial Auditorium
Free, ticketed event for Stanford students, faculty, staff and alumni. Tickets available from the Stanford Ticket Office (725-2787).
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2010 Payne Lecture Series: Globalization of Terror, Steve Coll
Thursday, March 4, 2010.  4:30 PM.
Bechtel Conference Center Encina Hall 616 Serra Street Stanford University Stanford, CA 94305
Open to the public
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Reading & Signing with Bill Guttentag
Thursday, March 4, 2010.  06:00 PM.
Stanford Bookstore - Main level - Foreign Language Section - behind the medical department
Free & open to the public.
Troubadours Art Ensemble Performance
Thursday, March 4, 2010.  6:30 PM.
Memorial Church

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Winter Works: New Choreography in Concert
Ongoing every day from March 5, 2010 through March 6, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Roble Dance Studio 28
Free and Open to the Public
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Robber Barons: Olympic Athletes
Ongoing from March 5, 2010 through March 6, 2010. See details for exact dates and times.
Campbell Recital Hall
Free w/ SUID, $5 Faculty, $10 General
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Stanford Chamber Chorale: Tour Farewell Concert
Friday, March 5, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Memorial Church
$10 adults; $5 students
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Books, Manuscripts, and Archives: Collections from the Stanford Libraries
Saturday, March 6, 2010.  10:00 AM.
Location will be confirmed once registered for workshop. Stanford Campus.
$200 - please register at continuingstudies.stanford.edu
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Weekend Tours: Tracing the Past, Drawing the Future: Master Ink Painters in 20th-Century China
Ongoing every weekend (Sat, Sun) from February 20, 2010 through July 4, 2010.  2:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive
Open Wed-Sun 11am - 5pm, Thursdays until 8pm; admission is free. CLOSED MONDAY AND TUESDAY. Open July 4th
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Masters of Latin Jazz Concert
Saturday, March 6, 2010.  7:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium
$10 adults; $5 for students; free for Stanford students with ID
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TERENCE BLANCHARD QUINTET and STANFORD SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, conductor
Saturday, March 6, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Memorial Auditorium, Stanford University
$24-$56 (Adult); $10 (Stanford student)
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Bloodsuckers Ball
Saturday, March 6, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Black Community Services Center

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Department of Music Faculty Ensemble: Undergraduate Composers Concert
Sunday, March 7, 2010.  8:00 PM.
CCRMA Stage, The Knoll
Event is free.
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Compline - An Evening Service of Song
Sunday, March 7, 2010.  9:00 PM.
Stanford Memorial Church
Free and welcoming to all.
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U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu
Monday, March 8, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Memorial Auditorium
Tickets available March 1 - 5, with SUID. White Plaza 12-1 pm, Old Union 7-8pm. Limited tickets at the door.
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History of Architecture Lecture Series: John Harwood
Monday, March 8, 2010.  5:00 PM.
Cummings Art Building, AR2
Free and open to the public
How I Write - GWYNETH LEWIS
Monday, March 8, 2010.  7:00 PM.
Stanford Humanities Center
Free
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Lantana: Works for Koto Ensemble
Monday, March 8, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall
Free admission.
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Stanford's 12th Annual Midnight Breakfast
Monday, March 8, 2010.  11:30 PM.
Stern Dining, Lakeside Dining, Russo Cafe (graduates), The Axe & Palm
FREE HOT BREAKFAST!
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Stanford Flute Ensemble
Tuesday, March 9, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall
Free admission
Breakfast Briefings: Leading in A Connected World
Wednesday, March 10, 2010.  7:30 AM.
Stanford Faculty Club 439 Lagunita Ave
$60.00 General Public $55.00 Stanford Faculty, Staff, Students, Alumni
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Walking Tour of the Stanford University Medical Center Architecture
Ongoing from January 13, 2010 through March 10, 2010. See details for exact dates and times.
Tour meets at the fountains in front of the Stanford Hospital on Pasteur Drive.
Registration Required: http://www.surveymk.com/s/PGN8JGF NO FEE
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The Energy Seminar
Wednesday, March 10, 2010.  4:15 PM.
Building 420 (Jordan Hall), downstairs in Room 40
free and open to all
As Old as the University Itself: The History of Asian Americans at Stanford *NEW Date
Wednesday, March 10, 2010.  5:15 PM.
Oak East Lounge, Tresidder Union
Free
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Stanford Pioneers in Science: Stanley N. Cohen
Wednesday, March 10, 2010.  7:30 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium, School of Education
Free and open to public.
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The Complete Organ Works of Bach, Part X performed by Dr. Robert Huw Morgan
Wednesday, March 10, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Memorial Church
$10/ $5/ Free for Stanford Students (except as indicated) Tickets will be available at the door and through the Stanford Ticket Office, 650-725-2787.
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Whitopia vs. ObamaNation: America's Demographic Future in a “Post-Racial” Age
Thursday, March 11, 2010.  4:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center 424 Santa Teresa Street Stanford, CA, 94305
Free and open to Stanford faculty and students. RSVP is required by emailing cnqueen@stanford.edu.
Chocolate Heads Meets Beatflippers
Friday, March 12, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Pigott Theater, Stanford Drama Department

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CCRMA Cabaret 2.0 Eve Beglarian
Friday, March 12, 2010.  8:00 PM.
CCRMA Stage - The Knoll, 660 Lomita Court, Stanford, CA 94305
Adults: $10 / Students: $5 / Stanford Students Free
Hamlet performed by The San Francisco Shakespeare Festival
Saturday, March 13, 2010.  4:00 PM.
Florence Moore Hall,436 Mayfield Avenue, Stanford, CA 94305
Free and open to all on campus
Hoover Institution Media Fellow Book Talk
Monday, March 15, 2010.  4:00 PM.
Stauffer Auditorium, Hoover Institution.
Free and open to the public.
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Design Unassigned - Opening
Ongoing every day from March 16, 2010 through April 25, 2010.  10:00 AM.
Thomas Welton Stanford Art Gallery
Free and open to the public
The Urban Ocean Observatory - Observations and Forecasting in New York and New Jersey Waters
Tuesday, March 16, 2010.  4:15 PM.
Building 300, Room 300 Refreshments served at 4:00pm

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The Eye of the Beholder: Honoring Ruth and Robert Halperin
Ongoing every day from March 17, 2010 through May 30, 2010.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive
Open Wed-Sun 11am - 5pm, Thursdays until 8pm; admission is free. CLOSED MONDAY AND TUESDAY.
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CIRGE Seminar with Dr. Amy McGuire - Genomic Data Sharing: Ethics, Policy, and Participant Perspectives
Wednesday, March 17, 2010.  4:00 PM.
Munzer Auditorium, Beckman Center, Stanford Campus
free and open to the public
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"The Cinema, Defied and Redefined by the Holocaust" with Jean-Michel Frodon
Thursday, March 18, 2010.  5:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall - Stanford Humanities Center
Free and open to the public
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Discussion with the author of WISDOM: From Philosophy to Neuroscience
Thursday, March 18, 2010.  7:00 PM.
Wallenberg Hall, first floor (Peter Wallenberg Learning Theater)
Free and open to the public. Reservations are not required but are appreciated for planning purposes. If you are planning to attend or have questions, please contact Jill Chinen at info-longevity@stanford.edu.
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Winter MFA Documentary Film Screening
Thursday, March 18, 2010.  7:30 PM.
Annenberg Auditorium
Free and open to the public
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Schola Cantorum
Saturday, March 20, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Memorial Church
General $24 / Student $20 / Stanford Student with SUID $12 / Senior $20
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Incredible Journey: Anglo-American Secular and Sacred Songs in Concert
Tuesday, March 23, 2010.  7:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall, Braun Music Center
Free and open to public.
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SLAC Public Lecture - Deep Secrets of the Neutrino: Physics Underground
Tuesday, March 23, 2010.  07:30 PM.
Panofsky Auditorium, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, 2575 Sand Hill Rd, Menlo Park, CA 94025
Admission is free and open to all. Please bring a photo ID for entry to SLAC
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Art Focus Lecture: Innovations in Ink Painting: Late Qing Dynasty to Contemporary China
Wednesday, March 24, 2010.  4:15 PM.
Cantor Arts Center 328 Lomita Drive at Museum Way Stanford, CA 94305-5060
Cantor Arts Center Members: $25 Non-Members: $30
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Asha Stanford's Holi 2010
Saturday, March 27, 2010.  11:00 AM.
Sandhill fields, Stanford University
General: $14 by March 20, $16 thereafter; Student (with valid ID): $12 by March 20, $14 thereafter; Free admission for kids 5 and under. 10% discount available for groups of 25 or more (stanford.holi@ashanet.org)
2010 Stanford Open Golf Tournament
Saturday, March 27, 2010.  1:00 PM.
Stanford University Golf Course

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The Entrepreneurial Universe: What East and West Can Learn from Each Other
Tuesday, March 30, 2010.  4:15 PM.
Skilling Auditorium
Open to the public at no charge : Light refreshments
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HERBIE HANCOCK TRIBUTE CONCERT Curated by the NATIONAL JAZZ MUSEUM IN HARLEM; Christian McBride, music director
Wednesday, March 31, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium, Stanford University
$34/$38 (Adult); $10 (Stanford student)