lectures / readings / talks

Photoshop: Complexity Made Simple (Techie Festival lecture)

Monday, August 25, 2014.  9:00 AM.
Turing Auditorium (Polya Hall, Room 111)


Adobe Creative Suite: Harnessing Your Creative Potential (Techie Festival lecture)

Monday, August 25, 2014.  1:00 PM.
Turing Auditorium (Polya Hall, Room 111)


HTML5 and Languages of the Web Overview (Techie Festival lecture)

Tuesday, August 26, 2014.  9:00 AM.
Turing Auditorium (Polya Hall, Room 111)


Using PowerPoint as a Powerful Communication Tool (Techie Festival lecture)

Tuesday, August 26, 2014.  1:00 PM.
Turing Auditorium (Polya Hall, Room 111)


Excel: Formatting Professional-looking Spreadsheets (Techie Festival lecture)

Wednesday, August 27, 2014.  9:00 AM.
Turing Auditorium (Polya Hall, Room 111)


Excel: Pivot Tables (Techie Festival lecture)

Wednesday, August 27, 2014.  1:00 PM.
Turing Auditorium (Polya Hall, Room 111)


From HTML to CMS: Website Building Concepts (Techie Festival lecture)

Thursday, August 28, 2014.  9:00 AM.
Turing Auditorium (Polya Hall, Room 111)


Google Docs and Stanford Box (Techie Festival lecture)

Thursday, August 28, 2014.  1:00 PM.
Turing Auditorium (Polya Hall, Room 111)


iPhone and iPad Apps to Improve Productivity (Techie Festival lecture)

Friday, August 29, 2014.  9:00 AM.
Turing Auditorium (Polya Hall, Room 111)


Blue Jeans - Free Video Conferencing at Stanford (Free Tech Briefing)

Friday, August 29, 2014.  2:00 PM.
Turing Auditorium, Polya Hall, Room 111


NSO Open House

Tuesday, September 16, 2014.  1:45 PM.
OAE, 563 Salvatierra Walk, 1st Floor Conference Room


Heads or Tails? The Art and Science of Executive Compensation

Thursday, September 18, 2014.  7:30 AM.
Room 190, Stanford Law School


Talk by Arnold Suppan

Tuesday, September 23, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Pigott Hall


Cafe Scientifique: Psychological Trauma and Resilience: Victim Rehabilitation, Trauma Psychiatry, and the International Prosecution of Crimes Against Humanity

Thursday, September 25, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Stanford Blood Center, 3373 Hillview Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304


Spotlight on Art

Ongoing from October 1, 2014 through May 6, 2015. See details for exact dates and times.
Cantor Arts Center (meet in Main Lobby)


Sunaina Maira: "“More Delicate Than a Flower, Yet Harder Than a Rock”: Youth Activism and Human Rights"

Wednesday, October 1, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


Conversations on Compassion with Drs. Dean Ornish and James Doty

Wednesday, October 1, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge (LKSC)


Earth Matters: Feeding the World in the 21st Century

Wednesday, October 1, 2014.  7:30 PM.
TBD


In Conversation: Acclaimed Authors Dave Eggers and Tobias Wolff

Thursday, October 2, 2014.  5:30 PM.
TBA


Flowers of the Czech: Music from Prague

Friday, October 3, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Cardinal Nights: Build A Critter

Friday, October 3, 2014.  9:00 PM.
TBD


Teena Purohit: "Minorities within the Minority: Who is /is not Muslim according to Muhammad Iqbal"

Wednesday, October 8, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


Danielle Allen | Education and Equality: Two Concepts of Education (Lecture 1)

Wednesday, October 8, 2014.  5:30 PM.
TBA


Danielle Allen | Discussion of Lecture 1

Thursday, October 9, 2014.  10:00 AM.
TBA


Event with James Turner

Thursday, October 9, 2014.  5:00 PM.
Humanities Center, Boardroom, 424 Santa Teresa Street, Stanford


Danielle Allen | Education and Equality: Participatory Readiness (Lecture 2)

Thursday, October 9, 2014.  5:30 PM.
TBA


Leonardo Art Science Evening Rendezvous October 2014

Thursday, October 9, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge at Stanford University School of Medicine, Room LK120


Danielle Allen | Discussion of Lecture 2

Friday, October 10, 2014.  9:00 AM.
TBA


Janaki Bakhle: "Poetry as the Archive of the Popular"

Wednesday, October 15, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


Film Screening: Robert Frank, "Cocksucker Blues"

Wednesday, October 15, 2014.  7:00 PM.
TBD


Re-writing the Russian conquest of Central Asia

Tuesday, October 21, 2014.  5:30 PM.
History Corner, Room 002


Fundamental Themes in Neuroscience - Elena Gracheva

Thursday, October 23, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


Excellent Sheep: The Miseducation of the American Elite and the Way to a Meaningful Life

Thursday, October 23, 2014.  3:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


Poland's Neighbors: Her Border Regions and Narratives of East and West

Friday, October 24, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


Skiing in Russia and the significance of Soviet biathlon

Monday, October 27, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


Anjali Arondekar: "Telling Tales: Sexuality, Exemplarity, South Asia"

Wednesday, October 29, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


Blind Summit Theatre

Ongoing from October 30, 2014 through November 2, 2014. See details for exact dates and times.
Bing Concert Hall Studio


Science of Compassion 2014

Ongoing every day from November 10, 2014 through November 11, 2014.  9:00 AM.
Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA


Compassion & Healthcare Conference

Wednesday, November 12, 2014.  8:00 AM.
Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA


Juned Shaikh: "Indology and Marxism: Caste in the Time of a Vibrant Labor Movement in Bombay, 1928-1974"

Wednesday, November 12, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


Panel Discussion: Reflections on Robert Frank in America

Thursday, November 13, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Cantor Auditorium, 328 Lomita Drive, Stanford, CA 94305


Living Compassionately Retreat

Saturday, November 15, 2014.  8:00 AM.
Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Center


Geophysics Department Seminar: Kaj Johnson

Thursday, November 20, 2014.  12:15 PM.
Mitchell 350/372


Studio Lecture Series with Masaki Fujihata

Thursday, November 20, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Cummings Art Building