friday, october 8, 2010

25th Annual Johnson Symposium
Friday, October 8, 2010.  8:30 AM.
Stanford Chemistry Braun Auditorium
Registration starts in August. Special discounts for alumni and current students. The symposium is open to the public. Tickets must be purchase in advance.
Gender Bias in China & India: Skewed Sex Ratios
Friday, October 8, 2010.  9:00 AM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center

Free to Public


Ethics@noon: "Not Love but Justice: Social Science, Education, and 'the Race Problem' in Mid-Century America" Leah Gordon
Friday, October 8, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Bldg 110, Room 112 (main quad)

This event is free and open to the public.


Functional and Evolutionary Consequences of Epistasis for Metabolic Fitness (in Flies)
Friday, October 8, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Monterey Boatworks Lecture Hall, Pacific Grove

Introduction to CARES: Compassion, Awareness and Relationship Skills to Ease Stress
Friday, October 8, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Building 200 Main Quad, Rm 107

Register at hip.stanford.edu Class fee:$25 Class code: icares-01 STAP/EA Funds approved for this class.


Sitting Comfortably at Your Computer
Friday, October 8, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Education Bld. (Cubberly), Rm207
Two Fridays, 10/8 & 10/29 (plus one individual appointment at your computer) Class fee:$130 Class code: sccs-01 STAP/EA Funds approved
Inside North Korea: Talk by John Everard
Friday, October 8, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd floor 616 Serra Street, Stanford University

Reading and Talk with Investigative Journalist & Author, Judy Pasternak
Friday, October 8, 2010.  12:00 PM.
Center for Nanoscience & Engineering (Nano), Rm. 232 in the new Science & Engineering Quad

Free and open to the public.  Brown-bag lunches are welcome.

RSVP to hwest@stanford.edu


Cycles, networks and products: Recovering value from waste and wastewater
Friday, October 8, 2010.  12:15 PM.
Jerry Yang & Akiko Yamazaki Environment & Energy Building, Room 111

TECH BRIEFING: Facebook @ Stanford
Friday, October 8, 2010.  2:00 PM.
Turing Auditorium (Polya Hall, Room 111)

Open to everyone - faculty, staff, and students - and no registration required. Your opportunity to get technology updates from and ask questions of subject-matter experts.


Computational Models of the Mind: Comparing Connectionist and Bayesian Perspectives on Cognition and Language
Ongoing every day from October 8, 2010 through October 9, 2010.  3:00 PM.
Day one: Jordan Hall (Building 420), Room 041; Day two: Stanford Humanities Center, Levinthal Hall

Free to the public.


Free Preview Screening of Inside Job
Friday, October 8, 2010.  3:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium

free and open to the public


“Literary Trends in Contemporary Iran”
Friday, October 8, 2010.  6:30 PM.
Lane History Corner, Building 200, Room 305

Free and open to the public


Restul e tacere / The Rest is Silence
Friday, October 8, 2010.  7:00 PM.
Language Corner, Building 260 (Pigott Hall), Room 113

Free and open to the public.


The Science of Vedic Cooking (Ethnic Indian Recipes for Self Healing)
Ongoing every week from October 8, 2010 through December 3, 2010.  7:00 PM.
Bogota Room, Graduate Community Center, 750, Escondido Road, Stanford, CA-94305

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

 RSVP required : 6507046861 or bhaktiyogastanford@gmail.com.

 


Piano Students of Thomas Schultz
Friday, October 8, 2010.  8:00 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall
Free admission

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.
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.
Friday Tour: Memorial Church
Ongoing every week from January 8, 2010 through January 4, 2013.  2:00 PM.
Memorial Church

Tours do not require a reservation. Call 723-3469 for large groups. Meet in the Main Quad at the front of Memorial Church. No tour on Friday after Thanksgiving or on Friday before Easter due to services.


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