featured events for november 2010


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Fusion of Art and Science
Ongoing every day from October 18, 2010 through November 12, 2010.  9:00 AM.
Cummings Art Building Lobby and SubGallery

Free and open to the public


The Future of Financial Regulation: Dodd-Frank and Beyond
Monday, November 1, 2010.  1:30 PM.
Paul Brest Hall, Munger Graduate Residences

This event is free and open to the public.  Please RSVP your attendance by clicking here.  


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CCRMA Colloqium: Trimpin
Monday, November 1, 2010.  5:00 PM.
CCRMA Stage

This event is Free.


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Stanford Jazz Workshop CoHo Jam
Ongoing every week from September 27, 2010 through November 8, 2010.  7:30 PM.
CoHo Coffeehouse, Stanford Campus

Free!


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Celebrating Mexico: The Grito de Dolores and the Mexican Revolution, 1810|1910|2010
Ongoing every day from September 20, 2010 through January 16, 2011.
Peterson Gallery, Green Library Bing Wing

free


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Center for the Study of the Novel: Books at the Center
Tuesday, November 2, 2010.  5:30 PM.
Terrace Room, Building 460

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Scarlatti Masterclass - celebrating Alessandro's 350th birthday !
Tuesday, November 2, 2010.  7:30 PM.
Toyon Hall Lounge

Free and open to all Students, Faculty, Staff and the General Public


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The Stanford Food Summit
Wednesday, November 3, 2010.  8:00 AM.
Arrillaga Alumni Center

This event is open only to the Stanford community. Priority will be given to Stanford Faculty, Graduate Students and Post-docs. Undergraduates if seats are left. The event is free but requires registration. To reserve your seat go to the Food Summit we

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Walking Tour of the Stanford University Medical Center Architecture
Ongoing from October 13, 2010 through December 8, 2010. See details for exact dates and times.
Tour meets at the fountains in front of the Stanford Hospital on Pasteur Drive.

Registration is required.  Utilize the link to sign up for the tour. 


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Pawn, the Musical
Ongoing from November 3, 2010 through November 6, 2010. See details for exact dates and times.
Nitery Theater

Tickets are free and can be reserved at pawnthemusical.com


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Julia Brown, organ
Wednesday, November 3, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Memorial Church

general $10 | student $5 | Free for Stanford students with ID | senior $9 |


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Award-Winning Teachers on Teaching Lecture Series - Professor Michele Elam
Thursday, November 4, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Hartley Conference Room, Mitchell Earth Sciences

Free and open to the public. No pre-registration required. You may brown bag your lunch.


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From the Bimah to the Bine and Back: How Secular Yiddish Theater Reinvented Judaism - Donny Inbar
Thursday, November 4, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Bldg. 360 - Conference Room

Free and open to the public


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Beyond the Stalled Revolution: Reinvigorating Gender Equality in the Twenty-First Century
Thursday, November 4, 2010.  4:15 PM.
Levinthall Hall, Stanford Humanities Center

Free and open to all.


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S.T. Lee Lecture 2010, John Prendergast, Co-Founder, the Enough Project, The Good News from Africa: Success Stories and Their Implications
Thursday, November 4, 2010.  4:30 PM.
Bechtel Conference Center Encina Hall 616 Serra Street

Free and open to the public


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Meet Makeup Artist Bobbi Brown
Thursday, November 4, 2010.  5:00 PM.
Stanford Bookstore Textbook Level 519 Lasuen Mall (White Plaza)

Free.
Open to the public.


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CANCELLED - Art History Lecture Series: Miwon Kwon
Thursday, November 4, 2010.  5:30 PM.
Cummings Art Building, AR2

Free and open to the public


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Film and Discussion: "Legacy of the Spirits"
Thursday, November 4, 2010.  6:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive

Free


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Medieval Matters - The Terror of History
Thursday, November 4, 2010.  7:00 PM.
Geology Corner (Bldg. 320), Room 105
Free and open to public.
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Music from the Italian Baroque celebrating Scarlatti's 350th Birthday
Thursday, November 4, 2010.  7:00 PM.
Toyon Lounge

Free and open to Students, Faculty, Staff and the General Public


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Amnesty International at Stanford Presents: "Hiding" Documentary, About North Korean Refugees
Thursday, November 4, 2010.  7:30 PM.
Building 260, Room 113

Free and open to the public


Gender Bias in the Past and Future in Asia
Friday, November 5, 2010.  9:00 AM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center

The seminar is free and open to the public. No registration is necessary to attend.  Please register if you want to join us for lunch: https://www.stanford.edu/dept/anthsci/cgi-bin/mellon/node/3


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Ethics@noon: "Corruption and International Valuation: Does Virtue Pay?" Charles Lee
Friday, November 5, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Bldg 110, Room 112 (main quad)

This event is free and open to the public.


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Simplicity on the Other Side of Ecological Complexity
Friday, November 5, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Monterey Boatworks Lecture Hall, Pacific Grove

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The Science of Vedic Cooking (Ethnic Indian Recipes for Self Healing)
Ongoing every week from October 8, 2010 through December 10, 2010.  7:00 PM.
Escondido Village Center, 845 Escondido Rd Stanford, CA 94305

Every FRIDAY 7 pm-8 pm, FREE ADMISSION !!! FREE DINNER !!!  

RSVP required : 4087682803 or bhaktiyogastanford@gmail.com.

NOTE : No Event on Nov 26, HAPPY THANKSGIVING.


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Bang On A Can All-Stars: Works by Louis Andriessen, Marijke van Warmerdam and David Lang
Friday, November 5, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium
$44.00 - 50.00 (Adult) | $10.00 (Stanford Student) | Other discounts available - please check website for more information
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Hijabi Monologues
Saturday, November 6, 2010.  7:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium, Stanford University

Admission: Free
RSVP Required (check link above to book a free ticket) 


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10th Annual Race Against PH 5k Run/Walk
Sunday, November 7, 2010.  9:00 AM.
Stanford University Football Stadium / Pac-10 Plaza
EARLY BIRD SPECIAL! $25.00 until October 10, 2010. Pre-registration: $30.00 until October 31, 2010 and $35.00 for race day, $15 children under 12
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Christopher Costanza, cello
Sunday, November 7, 2010.  2:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall

general $10 | student $5 | senior $9 |


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The 8th Annual Family Flashlight Tour
Sunday, November 7, 2010.  5:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center
The fee for the evening is $25 per member family and $40 per non-member family. Space is limited; please call 650-723-3482, by October 29, for reservations
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Compline - An Evening Service of Song
Sunday, November 7, 2010.  9:00 PM.
Stanford Memorial Church

Free and welcoming to all.


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Marine Algae of California (1976): What Would a 21st Century Revision Comprise?
Monday, November 8, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Monterey Boatworks Lecture Hall, Pacific Grove

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Artist's Salon Featuring Interdisciplinary Artist, Terry Berlier
Monday, November 8, 2010.  4:15 PM.
The Clayman Institute, Serra House 589 Capistrano Way, Stanford

Free and open to all.


George Clooney and John Prendergast on "Sudan: Preventing the Next War"
Monday, November 8, 2010.  7:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium

Tickets are required and will be distributed on White Plaza on Nov. 5 from noon to 1. 


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“Restoring Mill Creek: Landscape Literacy and Environmental Justice.”
Tuesday, November 9, 2010.  5:00 PM.
370-370

Free and open to the public


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How I Write: Conversation with Peter Stansky on Writing History and Biography
Tuesday, November 9, 2010.  7:30 PM.
Geology Corner (Bldg. 320), Room 105

Free and open to public.


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Sankai Juku: Tobari
Tuesday, November 9, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Memorial Auditorium

$28.00 - 68.00 (Adult) | $10.00 (Stanford Student) | Other discounts available - please check website for more information


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Smart Calories: Smart Energy - Nutrition for every activity level
Wednesday, November 10, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Center for Clinical Sciences Research (CCSR) Rm 4105

Two Wednesdays, 11/10 & 11/17. Register for this class at hip.stanford.edu Class fee: $50 Class code: scse-01 STAP/EA Funds approved.


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Commercializing the “Main Melody Films: Chinese Cinema in Transformation”
Wednesday, November 10, 2010.  4:15 PM.
Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Free and open to the public.


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ETL: Bob Sutton, author of "Good Boss, Bad Boss", SoE Faculty
Wednesday, November 10, 2010.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center 475 Via Ortega Stanford, CA

Free and open to the public


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Native American Life at Stanford
Wednesday, November 10, 2010.  5:30 PM.
Oak East Lounge, 2nd floor, Tresidder Union

Free


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Doxita Film Festival
Wednesday, November 10, 2010.  7:00 PM.
Annenberg Auditorium

Free and open to the public


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SiCa Presents: Screening and Panel on PBS's Art21, "Anything Is Possible"
Wednesday, November 10, 2010.  7:00 PM.
Wallenberg Hall Learning Theater, Bldg. 160

Free and open to the public


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Queer South Asian Identity: Sandip Roy + Screening of 'Fire'
Wednesday, November 10, 2010.  7:00 PM.
Harmony House, 561 Lomita Street

Free and open to the public


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Stanford Jazz Orchestra with guest Buster Williams
Wednesday, November 10, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium

general $10 | student $5 | free for Stanford students with ID | senior $9


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Loren Schoenberg in Conversation with Trumpter Jack Walrath
Thursday, November 11, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center

This event is Free.


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Myra Strober - "Interdisciplinary Conversations: Challenging Habits of Thought"
Thursday, November 11, 2010.  4:15 PM.
Bechtel International Center - conference room 584 Capistrano Way

Free and open to all.


Veterans Day BBQ
Thursday, November 11, 2010.  5:00 PM.
Sigma Nu

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Studio Lecture Series: Al Souza
Thursday, November 11, 2010.  5:30 PM.
Cummings Art Building, AR2

Free and open to the public


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Film and Discussion: "The Price of Forgiveness (Ndeysaan)"
Thursday, November 11, 2010.  6:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive
Free
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Ethics and War Series: "The Ethics of Violence in War" Richard Rhodes
Thursday, November 11, 2010.  7:00 PM.
Annenberg Auditorium, 435 Lasuen Mall

This event is free and open to the public.


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Queer and Asian: API Family Pride + Screening of 'Saving Face'
Thursday, November 11, 2010.  7:00 PM.
LGBT Community Resources Center, 433 Santa Teresa Street, 2nd Floor

Free and open to the public


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Robber Barons Sketch Comedy Fall Show
Ongoing from November 11, 2010 through November 13, 2010. See details for exact dates and times.
The Nitery Theatre

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Shakespeare's "All's Well That Ends Well"
Ongoing every day from November 11, 2010 through November 13, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Pigott Theater in Memorial Auditorium

TICKETS ALMOST SOLD-OUT! $5-$15 online at http://drama.stanford.edu; at the Stanford Ticket Office in Tressider Student Union; or at 650-725-ARTS.


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The Constitution in the Financial Crisis
Ongoing from November 11, 2010 through November 12, 2010. See details for exact dates and times.
Paul Brest Hall, Building 4, Munger Graduate Residences

Registration is complimentary, but required for this conference. Please register by clicking here to reserve your space.


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Ethics@noon: "The Beauty Bias" Deborah Rhode
Friday, November 12, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Bldg 110, Room 112 (main quad)
This event is free and open to the public.
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Boy-Men at "The Office" - The Petty Comedy of the Dysfunctional Workplace
Friday, November 12, 2010.  4:30 PM.
Building 320, Room 105

Free and Open to Public


Nuclear Quartet: A Discussion on Non-Proliferation with Henry Kissinger, William Perry, Sam Nunn and George P. Shultz
Friday, November 12, 2010.  4:45 PM.
Encina Hall, Bechtel Conference Center

Enter the ticket drawing by noon on Nov. 10 by clicking here.


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VOGUE: A Night With the House of Revlon
Friday, November 12, 2010.  7:00 PM.
Asian American Activities Center, Old Union Clubhouse, 1st Floor

Free and open to the public


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Stanford Symphony Orchestra
Friday, November 12, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium

general $10 | student $5 | senior $9


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Stanford Saturday University
Saturday, November 13, 2010.  9:00 AM.
Stanford Campus (location given once registered)

$150 -- please register at csp.stanford.edu


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Jazz Masterclass with Christian McBride
Saturday, November 13, 2010.  4:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium

This event is Free.


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Christian McBride & Inside Straight
Saturday, November 13, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium

$38.00 - 42.00 (Adult) | $10.00 (Stanford Student) | Other discounts available - please check website for more information


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Stanford Chamber Chorale: "Remember"
Saturday, November 13, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Memorial Church

general $10 | student $5 | senior $9


Daniel Pearl Lecture: CNN's Wolf Blitzer and David Bohrman
Sunday, November 14, 2010.  7:00 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium, Stanford University

Free and opan to the public.


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Compline - An Evening Service of Song
Sunday, November 14, 2010.  9:00 PM.
Stanford Memorial Church

Free and welcoming to all.


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KATHLEEN FRANKOVIC
Monday, November 15, 2010.  5:00 PM.
Koret-Taube Conference Center, SIEPR Gunn Building, 366 Galvez Street

Please RSVP by *Thurs. Nov. 11 *to Afrooz Emami at afrooz@stanford.edu questions, call 650-724-5221.


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Bobbie and Mike Wilsey Distinguished Lecture, Jaume Plensa
Monday, November 15, 2010.  6:00 PM.
McCaw Hall, Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center

Free


Presidential Lecture by Robert Putnam
Monday, November 15, 2010.  7:00 PM.
William R. Hewlett Teaching Center, 370 Serra Mall Stanford, CA 94305

Free and open to the public


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Big Game Blood Drive Challenge
Tuesday, November 16, 2010.  11:00 AM.
Arrillaga Center for Sports and Recreation (ACSR), 341 Galvez

FREE


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The Deepwater Horizon Disaster and the Future of Drilling in the Gulf of Mexico
Tuesday, November 16, 2010.  7:30 PM.
William R. Hewlett Teaching Center Auditorium 200 370 Serra Mall

Free and open to the public. No registration required. 


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Stanford Afro-Latin Jazz Ensemble
Tuesday, November 16, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall

general $10 | student $5 | free for Stanford students with ID | senior $9


GIS Day 2010
Wednesday, November 17, 2010.  12:30 PM.
Y2E2 building, Rooms 101 and 105. Across from the Coupa Cafe. (Address: 473 Via Ortega Stanford, CA 94305)

Free and open to the public


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ETL: Jennifer Aaker, Author of "The Dragonfly Effect", GSB Faculty
Wednesday, November 17, 2010.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center 475 Via Ortega Stanford, CA

Free and open to the public


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"The Mind: A Tibetan Buddhist View"
Wednesday, November 17, 2010.  5:15 PM.
Building 260, Room 113 (Piggot Hall)
Free and Open to the Public
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Midori, violin with Robert McDonald, piano
Wednesday, November 17, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium

$66.00 - 76.00 (Adult) | $10.00 (Stanford Student) | Other discounts available - please check website for more information


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University Singers
Wednesday, November 17, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Memorial Church

general $10 | student $5 | senior $9 |


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Gaieties 2010!
Ongoing every day from November 17, 2010 through November 19, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Memorial Auditorium

Tickets $10 students; $15 faculty/staff; $20 general

Available online at http://tickets.stanford.edu


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Immigration and Integration in Scandinavia: The Jewish Case
Thursday, November 18, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Reuben W. Hills Conference Room Encina Hall 616 Serra St., 2nd floor Stanford University Stanford, CA 94305

RSVP required by November 17: http://europe.stanford.edu/events/registration/6327/


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Eight Things You Need to Know to Survive in the 21st Century: A View from Indonesia
Thursday, November 18, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Philippines Conference Room Encina Hall 616 Serra St., 3rd floor Stanford University Stanford, CA 94305

Free and open to the public, but RSVP required by 5:00 p.m., November 16. RSVP now.


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On the Future of "Green" Automotive Technologies
Thursday, November 18, 2010.  4:15 PM.
Skilling Auditorium

Open to the public at no charge : light refreshments


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Studio Lecture Series: Laurie Palmer
Thursday, November 18, 2010.  5:30 PM.
Cummings Art Building, AR2

Free and open to the public


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Film and Discussion: "Mammy Water: In Search of the Water Spirits in Nigeria"
Thursday, November 18, 2010.  6:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive

Free


Scott McCloud Visits Stanford! Presentation on Nov. 18th at Hewlett 200
Thursday, November 18, 2010.  06:00 PM.
Hewlett Teaching Center, Auditorium 200

Open to the public


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FREE LECTURE with Dean Pizzo, Stanford Medical School
Thursday, November 18, 2010.  7:00 PM.
Stanford Blood Center 3373 Hillview Ave Palo Alto, CA 94304

FREE


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Stanford Wind Ensemble
Thursday, November 18, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium

General $10; Student $5; Senior $9


Intellectual Property in the International Arena: WIPO Comes to Stanford
Friday, November 19, 2010.  9:00 AM.
Stanford Law School

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Ethics@noon: "Can Ethics Be Religious?: Reflections from the Classroom Trenches" Brent Sockness
Friday, November 19, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Bldg 110, Room 112 (main quad)
This event is free and open to the public.
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Rockfish Recruitment and Ecosystem Indicators for Central California, Three Decades of Results from a Pelagic Mid-water Trawl Survey
Friday, November 19, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Monterey Boatworks Lecture Hall, Pacific Grove

Need and challenge of alternative water sources for use in electric power production
Friday, November 19, 2010.  12:15 PM.
Jerry Yang & Akiko Yamazaki Environment & Energy Building, Room 111

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NOON CONCERT: Cecilia String Quartet
Friday, November 19, 2010.  12:15 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall

Admission is free.


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Stanford Symphonic Chorus and Peninsula Symphony Orchestra: "Hodie!"
Friday, November 19, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Memorial Church

General $20 | student $10 | senior $19 |


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Understanding Buddhist Art: A Spiritual Masterpiece
Saturday, November 20, 2010.  1:00 PM.
Annenberg Auditorium, Cummings Art Building
Free and open to public.
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Early Music Singers
Saturday, November 20, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Memorial Church

Free admission


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Stanford Symphonic Chorus and Peninsula Symphony Orchestra: "Hodie!"
Sunday, November 21, 2010.  1:30 PM.
Memorial Church

general $20 | student $10 | senior $19 |


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Sustaining an Equity Focus in the Face of Budget Cuts: Perspective from Hillsdale High School
Monday, November 29, 2010.  12:00 PM.
CERAS Bldg, Room 100B (Bottom floor of CERAS)

To RSVP email us at scope@stanford.edu


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Dr. Herbert Lachmayer "Staging Knowledge: Weimar, the Paradoxical Genius of the German Enlightenment"
Monday, November 29, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Wallenberg Hall Learning Theater

RSVP to sicaRSVP@stanford.edu by November 24th


The Extreme Universe Observed in Gamma-Rays
Tuesday, November 30, 2010.  4:15 PM.
Hewlett Teaching Center, Rm. 201

Free and open to the public.


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Hope Deferred: Narratives of Zimbabwean Lives
Tuesday, November 30, 2010.  4:30 PM.
Levinthal Hall Humanities Center 424 Santa Teresa Street Stanford University Stanford, CA 94305

RSVP here: http://humanrights.stanford.edu/events/registration/6398/


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BASES presents: Peter Thiel
Tuesday, November 30, 2010.  7:00 PM.
Tressider Union, Oak Room (2nd Floor) 459 Lagunita Drive Stanford, CA 94305

Free and open to the general public.

Seating is limited. Please register online at Eventbrite:

http://www.eventbrite.com/event/1068398609


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The Deepwater Horizon Disaster and the Future of Drilling in the Gulf of Mexico
Tuesday, November 30, 2010.  7:30 PM.
William R. Hewlett Teaching Center Auditorium 200 370 Serra Mall

Free and open to the public; no registration required. 


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Smashing Protons: First Physics at the LHC by David Miller
Tuesday, November 30, 2010.  07:30 PM.
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory - Panofsky Auditorium - 2575 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025

Admission is free and open to all. You will need to show a form of identification such as a drivers license at SLAC's security entry gate.  Parking is also free.


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Stanford Flute Ensemble
Tuesday, November 30, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall

Free admission