lectures / readings / talks

Bechtel Center International Discussion Series: Empowering Local Communities in the Media

Monday, December 1, 2014.  11:45 AM.
Bechtel International Center: Assembly Room


ChemE Colloquium | Predicting the structure and properties of functional polymer nanocomposites

Monday, December 1, 2014.  4:00 PM.
Shriram Center, Room #104


German Studies Lecture Series: “A Tiger's Leap into the Past” – Correspondences of Carl Schmitt and Jacob Taubes”

Tuesday, December 2, 2014.  12:00 PM.
260-252


David Adjaye: Designing the Architecture of Civic Space

Tuesday, December 2, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


"How Did the Universe Begin, and How Will We Know?"

Tuesday, December 2, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Hewlett Teaching Center, Rm. 201


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)


SEPI: Evolution of Newborn Screening: California's Journey

Wednesday, December 3, 2014.  1:30 PM.
Li Ka Shing Center, Berg Hall, LK130, 291 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA


Inaugural Celebration: Introducing the Stanford Medicine Music Network

Wednesday, December 3, 2014.  5:15 PM.
Lobby of Berg Hall in Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge


Imagining the Universe: Dr. Mae Jemison

Wednesday, December 3, 2014.  6:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


The Legal Framework of Activities in Outer Space - New Challenges in Times of Privatization and Commercialization

Thursday, December 4, 2014.  12:45 PM.
Room 280B, Stanford Law School


Feigenbaum Nii Foundation Joint MS Capstone Symposium

Thursday, December 4, 2014.  2:30 PM.
Y2E2 299


PhD dissertation defense: Grant Rozeboom

Thursday, December 4, 2014.  2:30 PM.
Humanities Center, Baker Room


Y Combinator: Making Things People Want

Thursday, December 4, 2014.  04:15 PM.
Gates Computer Science Building | Room B01 (Hewlett Packard Auditorium)


Indian Literature and Culture in Medieval China: A Focus on Manuscripts from Dunhuang and Turfan

Thursday, December 4, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Main Quad, Bldg. 70, Room 72A1


Diabetes and Nutrition - Part Three of a Three Part Series

Thursday, December 4, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Arrillaga Alumni Center 326 Galvez Street Stanford, CA 94305-6105


EuroMaidan in Ukraine: Its Meaning and After-Effects

Friday, December 5, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


Evolutionary rewiring of a developmental gene regulatory network

Friday, December 5, 2014.  04:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Monterey Boatworks Lecture Hall, Pacific Grove


PhD dissertation defense: Nick Witkowski

Monday, December 8, 2014.  10:00 AM.
Bld.g 70, room 72A1


Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas of the Republic of Estonia

Monday, December 8, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Green Library, Bender Room, 5th floor


Berkshire Beyond Buffett: The Enduring Value of Values

Monday, December 8, 2014.  5:45 PM.
Room 290, Stanford Law School


“East of Melancholy: Piano Music from Russia to Iran”

Tuesday, December 9, 2014.  6:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


15th Annual Advanced Patent Law Institute: Silicon Valley

Thursday, December 11, 2014.
Four Season Hotel East Palo Alto


Leonardo Art Science Evening Rendezvous December 2014

Thursday, December 11, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge at Stanford University School of Medicine, Room LK101


Simin Behbahani: An Icon and Iconoclast

Saturday, December 13, 2014.  4:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


Constitutional Conversation with Professor Richard Epstein, "The Classical Liberal Constitution"

Wednesday, January 7, 2015.  6:15 PM.
Student Lounge, Stanford Law School


David Pritchard (Queensland)

Monday, January 12, 2015.  5:15 PM.
Stanford Classics Department


How the British Invented Human Rights in an Age of Empire

Tuesday, January 13, 2015.  4:15 PM.
Lane History Corner, room 307


Cheryl Strayed, Author of Wild

Tuesday, January 13, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Cemex Auditorium


Avidit Acharya: "Caste, Corruption and Distribution in Uttar Pradesh: Some Data and a Theory."

Wednesday, January 14, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


Geophysics Department Seminar: David Eaton, U Calgary

Thursday, January 15, 2015.  12:15 PM.
Mitchell 350/372


Tincture of Humor: The Lighter Side of Medicine

Thursday, January 15, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Cantor Arts Center Auditorium


Roger W. Heyns Lecture featuring Cardinal Reinhard Marx

Thursday, January 15, 2015.  7:00 PM.
Cemex Auditorium at the Knight Management Center


Donna Zuckerberg (Palo Alto)

Tuesday, January 20, 2015.  5:15 PM.
Stanford Classics Department


Latin Evensong

Wednesday, January 21, 2015.  5:15 PM.
Memorial Church (Side Chapel)


"Reflections of an Attendant to Chan Master Sheng Yen"

Thursday, January 22, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Sanctuary, Old Union, Third Floor


"Venerable Sheng Yen and the Construction of a New Chan School in Taiwan"

Friday, January 23, 2015.  12:15 PM.
Building 70-72A1, Main Quad


Maria Bamford, Comedian

Monday, January 26, 2015.  8:00 PM.
Cemex Auditorium


What Women Want: An Agenda for the Women's Movement

Tuesday, January 27, 2015.  4:15 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center, 424 Santa Teresa St. 94305 Stanford University


Constitutional Conversation with Professor Nicholas Aroney: Comparative Federalism

Tuesday, January 27, 2015.  5:45 PM.
Student Lounge, Stanford Law School


From Dunhuang, China, to the Getty Center, Los Angeles: Opportunities and Challenges of Exhibiting Buddhist Cave Temples and Their Art

Thursday, January 29, 2015.  6:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


Jason Cons: Territorial Corrosions: Unstable Lands and Symbolic Developments at the India-Bangladesh Border

Wednesday, February 4, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


Andrej Petrovic (Durham)'Divine Bondage and Greek Ritual'

Wednesday, February 4, 2015.  5:15 PM.
Stanford Classics Department


Art History Lecture Series with Happy Cooper

Thursday, February 5, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Cummings Art Building, AR2


Constitutional Conversation with Professor Burt Neuborne: Rediscovering Madison's Music

Thursday, February 5, 2015.  5:45 PM.
Student Lounge, Stanford Law School


Emerson String Quartet

Thursday, February 5, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Megan Moodie: The Promise of Protection, 1875-1919: Notes towards a transnational history of India's reservation policy

Wednesday, February 11, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


"Seeing Buddha, the Photographic Experience"

Thursday, February 12, 2015.  6:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


Institutional and Behavioral Challenges to Solving “Easy” Problems in International Development: The Case of Micronutrient Deficiencies in India

Friday, February 13, 2015.  12:00 PM.
CISAC Central Conference Room, Encina Hall, 2nd Floor


The Nile Project

Wednesday, February 18, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Studio Lecture Series with Mark Fox

Thursday, February 19, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Cummings Art Building, AR2


Constitutional Conversation with Kurt Lash, "The Fourteenth Amendment and the Privileges and Immunities of American Citizenship."

Monday, February 23, 2015.  5:45 PM.
Student Lounge, Stanford Law School


Good Reading for the Million: The "Paperback Revolution" and the Diffusion of Academic Knowledge in Mid-20th Century Britain and America

Tuesday, March 3, 2015.  4:15 PM.
Lane History Corner, room 307


Why Policy Interventions and Foreign Aid Have Yielded So Little: The Origins and Impact of Long Run Political and Economic Institutions

Friday, March 13, 2015.  12:00 PM.
CISAC Central Conference Room, Encina Hall, 2nd Floor


Latin Evensong

Wednesday, March 18, 2015.  5:15 PM.
Memorial Church (Side Chapel)


St Lawrence String Quartet

Sunday, April 12, 2015.  2:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Latin Evensong

Wednesday, April 15, 2015.  5:15 PM.
Memorial Church (Side Chapel)


Christensen Distinguished Lecture with Svetlana Alpers

Thursday, April 16, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Cummings Art Building


"The Expedition of the French Sinologist Paul Pelliot to Chinese Turkestan and China, 1906-1909"

Thursday, April 16, 2015.  6:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


"Film screening of "Saving Mes Aynak" with Introduction by Producer, David Huffman"

Thursday, May 7, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


The 40th Annual David M. Mason Lectures in Chemical Engineering presented by Pablo Debenedetti

Ongoing every day from May 11, 2015 through May 13, 2015.
TBD


"Dying to Give: Buddhism and Cadaver Donations for Medical Education in Modern Taiwan"

Thursday, May 14, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


Selected Shorts

Friday, May 15, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Latin Evensong

Wednesday, May 20, 2015.  5:15 PM.
Memorial Church (Side Chapel)


"Zongmi's Strategy for Reconciling Meditative Practice and Textual Study"

Thursday, May 28, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center