thursday, october 14, 2010

Public Talk by His Holiness the Dalai Lama: The Centrality of Compassion in Human Life and Society
Thursday, October 14, 2010.  9:30 AM.
Maples Pavilion, Stanford University
Tickets are on sale now. Please visit dalailama.stanford.edu for pricing and availability.
Behind Bars and Backstage in China: The Extraordinary Life of Ying Ruocheng
Thursday, October 14, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor
Free and open to the public.
Boost Your Metabolism
Thursday, October 14, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Rm S360
Register at hip.stanford.edu Class fee: $25 Class code: bym-01 STAP/EA Funds approved
Regenerative Medicine@Stanford Seminar
Thursday, October 14, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Munzer Auditorium, Beckman Center

PhD Oral: Jared Starman
Thursday, October 14, 2010.  12:30 PM.
Paul G. Allen Center for Integrated Systems, X Auditorium

Harry's Last Lecture on a Meaningful Life with His Holiness the Dalai Lama
Thursday, October 14, 2010.  2:00 PM.
Stanford Memorial Church
Current Stanford Students must enter the on-line drawing at: http://www.stanford.edu/group/tickets/drawing.html by September 27, 2010 at NOON.
Salon featuring Victor Gama
Thursday, October 14, 2010.  4:00 PM.
Stanford Humanities Center 424 Santa Teresa Street Stanford, CA 94305

Free and open to the public


VC Panel - Investing in China Cleantech and Energy
Thursday, October 14, 2010.  4:15 PM.
Skilling Auditorium

Public welcome at no charge : light refreshments


Woods Institute Student Reception
Thursday, October 14, 2010.  5:00 PM.
Y2E2 Social Entry and Courtyard

Open to all Stanford undergraduates, graduate students, and faculty.


Reading & Signing with Linda Hawes Clever, MD
Thursday, October 14, 2010.  6:00 PM.
Stanford Bookstore Main Level, Sports/Music Section (behind Medical Counter) 519 Lasuen Mall (White Plaza)

Free.
Open to the public.


Master of Liberal Arts Information Session
Thursday, October 14, 2010.  7:00 PM.
Pigott Hall, Building 260, room 113

Free. Open to the public. We do request that you RSVP to mlaprogram@stanford.edu


Breakthrough: Elizabeth Hughes, the Discovery of Insulin, and the Making of a Medical Miracle
Thursday, October 14, 2010.  7:00 PM.
Stanford Blood Center 3373 Hillview Ave Palo Alto, CA 94304

FREE


Ethics and War Series: War Photographer (Academy Award Nomination for "Best Documentary Feature")
Thursday, October 14, 2010.  7:30 PM.
Annenberg Auditorium, 435 Lasuen Mall
Free and open to the public.

ongoing

Stanford Art Spaces
Ongoing every weekday (M-F) from September 3, 2010 through October 28, 2010.  9:00 AM.
Paul G. Allen (C.I.S.) building, David Packard Electrical Engineering building, and Building 420 (Psychology Office and Conference Room)
Free
Art Exhibition Featuring Heike Liss: "Home is When I Belong"
Ongoing every weekday (M-F) from June 28, 2010 through October 15, 2010.  10:00 AM.
The Clayman Institute - Serra House 589 Capistrano Way, Stanford
Exhibit runs weekdays from 10am-4pm. Free and open to all.
Faisal Abdu'Allah: The Art of Dislocation
Ongoing every day from September 28, 2010 through November 14, 2010.  10:00 AM.
Thomas Welton Stanford Art Gallery
Free and open to the public
Rodin! The Complete Stanford Collection
Ongoing every day from February 18, 2009 through February 22, 2012.  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
Mami Wata: Arts for Water Spirits in Africa and Its Diasporas
Ongoing every day from August 4, 2010 through January 2, 2011.  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.
Vodoun/Vodounon: Portraits of Initiates
Ongoing every day from October 13, 2010 through March 20, 2011.  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.
Longing for Sea-Change: "Odile and Odette"
Ongoing every day from June 16, 2010 through January 9, 2011.  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.
Collection Highlights from Europe 1500-1800, Ancient Greece and Rome
Ongoing every day from May 5, 2010 through December 30, 2012.  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.
Buildings on Paper: Architectural Drawings
Ongoing every day from June 30, 2010 through October 17, 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.
Go Figure!
Ongoing every day from September 1, 2010 through January 21, 2012.  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.
Thursday Eucharist
Ongoing every week from September 16, 2010 through June 16, 2011.  12:10 PM.
Side Chapel of Memorial Church - Enter from the Quad and walk all the way to the front, bearing to the right.
All Are Welcome.
Thursday Tour: Mami Wata: Arts for Water Spirits in Africa and Its Diasporas
Ongoing every week from August 5, 2010 through January 2, 2011.  12:15 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 AND THANKSGIVING DAY.
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