lectures / readings / talks

D. Johnson & I. Johnson: "The Tremulator" (Text Technologies)

Thursday, March 23, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Bldg. 160, Rm. 433A


G. da Guia: "Mapping Discourses and Capital Flows in Latin America and the Caribbean: the Inter-American Development Bank Experience in Cultural Heritage Management" (Spatial History Project Working Group)

Thursday, March 23, 2017.  2:00 PM.
Bldg. 160, Rm. 433A


FASHION AS ART: ARTFUL FASHION

Ongoing from March 23, 2017 through March 30, 2017. See details for exact dates and times.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Got Rhythm? An Update on the Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias

Thursday, March 23, 2017.  7:00 PM.
Stanford Health Library, Hoover Pavilion, Suite 201, 211 Quarry Rd., Palo Alto, CA 94304


A Healthier Rural West: Critical Issues... Innovative Solutions – Live Video Stream

Ongoing every day from March 24, 2017 through March 25, 2017.  7:30 AM.
School for Advanced Research, Santa Fe, New Mexico


Emerson String Quartet

Friday, March 24, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Anesthesia Grand Rounds: "Understanding Opioid Analgesia"

Monday, March 27, 2017.  6:45 AM.
Li Ka Shing Center 130


SCOPE Brown Bag Seminar Series - The Causal Effects of Cultural Relevance: Evidence from an Ethnic Studies Curriculum presented by Thomas S. Dee

Monday, March 27, 2017.  12:00 PM.
CERAS 101 Learning Hall


The Best Excel Techniques You've Never Heard Of (Lecture)

Tuesday, March 28, 2017.  09:00 AM.
Polya Hall 111 - Turing Auditorium


CANVAS: Winter 2017 Office Hours

Ongoing every week from February 14, 2017 through March 28, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Tuesdays, 408 Panama Mall, Room 148


Excel: Pivot Table Basics (Lecture)

Tuesday, March 28, 2017.  1:00 PM.
Polya Hall 111 - Turing Auditorium


Setting up a Stanford Service Provider using Stanford's Federated IdP (SAML2) (Lecture)

Wednesday, March 29, 2017.  9:00 AM.
Polya Hall 111 - Turing Auditorium


Photoshop: Complexity Made Simple (Lecture)

Thursday, March 30, 2017.  9:00 AM.
Polya Hall 111 - Turing Auditorium


InDesign: Creating Efficient Layouts (Lecture)

Thursday, March 30, 2017.  1:00 PM.
Polya Hall 111 - Turing Auditorium


Content in Context: The Bavarian State Library in the Digital World, a Conversation with Klaus Ceynowa

Thursday, March 30, 2017.  4:30 PM.
Bender Room, Green Library


Lecture: A Mushroom Perspective on Sacred Geography

Thursday, March 30, 2017.  6:45 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, Auditorium


Fundamentals of Machine Learning Workshop

Friday, March 31, 2017.  9:00 AM.
Announced to registered participants


Treasure Market 2017: The Last Hurrah!

Ongoing from March 31, 2017 through April 2, 2017. See details for exact dates and times.
Arrillaga Center for Sports and Recreation


Anoushka Shankar

Saturday, April 1, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Lantern - Online Program for Reducing Anxiety

Monday, April 3, 2017.
Your Computer


Omada: Online Weight Loss Program for Prevention of Diabetes and Heart Disease

Monday, April 3, 2017.
Online/Your Computer


OPULENCE, REVOLUTION, AND EMPIRE: ART FROM THE AGE OF MARIE ANTOINETTE TO THE AGE OF NAPOLEON

Ongoing from April 5, 2017 through April 19, 2017. See details for exact dates and times.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


"Why Are All the Black Kids Still Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?" and Other Campus Conversations about Race in the 21st Century

Wednesday, April 5, 2017.  5:00 PM.
Paul Brest Hall


Better Choices, Better Health

Wednesday, April 5, 2017.  5:00 PM.
Hoover Pavilion, 211 Quarry Road, Room 408


Living Free: Embodying healing and creativity - An Introduction

Wednesday, April 5, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Stanford Main Quad, Building 300 Room 300


"Sir Philip Sassoon - England's Gatsby, and the Jewish leader of political society between the world wars" with Damian Collins

Thursday, April 6, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Building 200, Room 307


The Purge of the Purgers: The NKVD on Trial in Ukraine, 1938-42

Thursday, April 6, 2017.  5:30 PM.
TBA


Gallery Talk with Jennifer Carty - Hope Gangloff Curates Portraiture

Thursday, April 6, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, Halperin Gallery


Carl Safina, Safina Center, Who is Here With Us, Or, Can Humanity Become Compatible With Life On Earth

Friday, April 7, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Boat Works Lecture Hall


EarFilms- To Sleep To Dream

Ongoing from April 7, 2017 through April 9, 2017. See details for exact dates and times.
Bing Concert Hall Studio


Second Sundays for Families--Cantor Arts Center

Ongoing from October 9, 2016 through June 11, 2017. See details for exact dates and times.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Europe's Destiny: A view from Brussels

Tuesday, April 11, 2017.  12:00 PM.
CISAC Conference Room, Encina Hall (2nd floor)


Mindful Moms

Tuesday, April 11, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Escondido Village Center, 140 Comstock Circle, Common Room


Toomas Hendrik Ilves: The Future of Liberal Democracy in the Digital Age

Tuesday, April 11, 2017.  4:00 PM.
Bender Room, Green Library


DHAsia Presents | Transforming the Archives of Chinese Religion and Medicine, by Michael Stanley-Baker

Tuesday, April 11, 2017.  4:15 PM.
Building 160, Room 433A (CESTA)


Documenting the Contributions of Iranian Americans

Tuesday, April 11, 2017.  6:30 PM.
Jordan Hall, 420-040


SLAC Public Lecture - "Caught on Camera: The Secret Lives of Life's Molecules" by Raymond Sierra

Tuesday, April 11, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Panofsky Auditorium, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, 2575 Sand Hill Rd, Menlo Park


Charlotte Pearson (U. of Arizona) - Tree-Rings and Mediterranean Chronology: Current Limitations and Future Potential

Wednesday, April 12, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Building 500 (Archaeology Center), Seminar Room


"The Legible Image: Translating Pictorial Knowledge in Early Colonial Mexico" | Daniela Bleichmar

Wednesday, April 12, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building, 355 Roth Way


Living Free - Sustaining Life: Healing, culture, and racial justice

Wednesday, April 12, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Stanford Main Quad, Building 300 Room 300


Architecture & Landscape - 2017 Spring Lecture Series - Kai-Uwe Bergmann from BIG

Wednesday, April 12, 2017.  6:30 PM.
Lathrop Library 518 Memorial Way, Stanford, CA 94305 First Floor, Bishop Auditorium


Leonardo Art/Science Evening Rendezvous April 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017.  7:00 PM.
Li Ka Shing Building - Room LK 130


Mindful Self Compassion

Thursday, April 13, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Lathrop Building, Rm 294


Angles on Art Gallery Talk: Richard Long, Georgia Granite Circle

Thursday, April 13, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, McMurtry Family Terrace


Intersections: Njideka Akunyili Crosby

Thursday, April 13, 2017.  7:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


Doug McCauley, UCSB, Embracing a Marine Industrial Revolution

Friday, April 14, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Boat Works Lecture Hall


(Un)Frozen Azerbaijani-Armenian Conflict: Memory Wars Through the Prism of Ethno-political Rivalry

Friday, April 14, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 219


St. Lawrence String Quartet: Good Friday Performance

Friday, April 14, 2017.  5:00 PM.
Memorial Church


A Talk by Janet Davis on her book "The Gospel of Kindness: Animal Welfare and the Making of Modern America"

Tuesday, April 18, 2017.  05:00 PM.
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall (Building 460), 4th Floor


Starting Fresh: Planting your Spring Garden

Tuesday, April 18, 2017.  5:30 PM.
O'Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm, 175 Electioneer Road


From Isfahan to Irvine

Tuesday, April 18, 2017.  6:30 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


A Sea of Glass: Searching for the Blaschka's Models in a Sea at Risk - OPEN TO PUBLIC

Tuesday, April 18, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Pacific Grove


NEW WEBINAR: Preventing Burnout

Wednesday, April 19, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Your Computer


The Origins of Silicon Valley: Why and How It Happened Here

Wednesday, April 19, 2017.  05:00 PM.
TBD (location details included in the event reminder to be sent by April 17)


Richard Kraut / Tanner Lecture One - The Richness of Human Experience

Wednesday, April 19, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Encina Hall, Bechtel Conference Center


Public Talk: Composing the American West

Wednesday, April 19, 2017.  6:00 PM.
McMurtry Building, Oshman Hall


Ho Center for Buddhist Studies Graduate Student Workshop

Thursday, April 20, 2017.
TBA


Richard Kraut /Tanner Discussion One

Thursday, April 20, 2017.  10:00 AM.
Encina Hall, Oksenberg Room


Spinefulness

Thursday, April 20, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Center, Rm 308


Spinefulness Plus: Putting "Spring" Back Into Your Step

Thursday, April 20, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Alway Building, Rm M112


The Proselytizing Storyteller and Buddhist Miracle Tales in Tang Dynasty China (618–907)

Thursday, April 20, 2017.  12:00 PM.
East Asia (Lathrop) Library, Room 224, 518 Memorial Way


Roger W. Heyns Lecture in Religion and Society: Professor Alexandra Walsham

Thursday, April 20, 2017.  5:00 PM.
CIRCLE Sanctuary (Old Union, 3rd floor)


Region, Nation, and Beyond: Mapping Identity Shifts in the Aftermath of the Euromaidan

Thursday, April 20, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Encina Hall, CISAC Central Conference Room (second floor), 616 Serra Street


Richard Kraut / Tanner Lecture Two - Virtue and Experience

Thursday, April 20, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Encina Hall, Bechtel Conference Center


Lecture: The Master of the Two Left Feet

Thursday, April 20, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, Auditorium


Coming from Nowhere: Breaking Free of Cultural Branding and Identity Politics

Thursday, April 20, 2017.  6:30 PM.
Bishop Auditorium, Lathrop Library


Richard Kraut /Tanner Discussion Two

Friday, April 21, 2017.  10:00 AM.
Encina Hall, Oksenberg Room


Public Talk: National Geographic's Pete McBride

Friday, April 21, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Stars in Our Pockets: Queering Science Fiction

Friday, April 21, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


The Colorado

Ongoing from April 21, 2017 through April 22, 2017. See details for exact dates and times.
Bing Concert Hall


A Company of Authors

Saturday, April 22, 2017.  1:00 PM.
Levinthall Hall, Humanities Center


Dialogues in Art

Saturday, April 22, 2017.  2:00 PM.
Anderson Collection


Jennifer Egan Reading, part of the Lane Lecture Series

Monday, April 24, 2017.  8:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium, School of Education, 485 Lasuen Mall


Mindful Eating: Making Healthy Choices and Managing Weight Through Eating With Intent

Tuesday, April 25, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Center, Rm 203/204


From the Innovator's Workbench: Michael F. Mahoney, Chairman & CEO, Boston Scientific

Tuesday, April 25, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Center, Stanford School of Medicine, 291 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305


Jodi Kantor and Catrin Einhorn / Refugees Welcome

Tuesday, April 25, 2017.  7:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


NEW WEBINAR Trust Your Gut - High Fiber, Microbes and Your Health

Wednesday, April 26, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Your Computer


The French Elections and the Rising Political Divide

Wednesday, April 26, 2017.  4:00 PM.
CISAC Conference Room, Encina Hall (2nd floor)


The Antenna Daggers of Puyŏ in Northeast Asia

Wednesday, April 26, 2017.  4:15 PM.
East Asia (Lathrop) Library, Room 224, 518 Memorial Way


Living Free: Can art save? - Creative work in an unfree world

Wednesday, April 26, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Stanford Main Quad, Building 300 Room 300


Architecture & Landscape - 2017 Spring Lecture Series - Olle Lundberg from Lundberg Design

Wednesday, April 26, 2017.  6:30 PM.
Lathrop Library 518 Memorial Way, Stanford, CA 94305 First Floor, Bishop Auditorium


Alisa Weilerstein and Inon Barnatan

Wednesday, April 26, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Margaret Martin Kvamme Organ Recital

Wednesday, April 26, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


A Reading with Rebecca Solnit, the Stein Visiting Writer

Wednesday, April 26, 2017.  8:00 PM.
location TBA


Screening Memory and Reframing Loss in Contemporary Japanese Cinema

Thursday, April 27, 2017.  4:15 PM.
Knight Building, Room 102, 521 Memorial Way


Express Your Heart's Desire: Cultivating Gratitude and Giving Expression to our Dreams

Thursday, April 27, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Education Bldg. (Cubberly), Rm 334


Art Practice Faculty Talk Series: Jenny Odell

Thursday, April 27, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Cantor Auditorium


Functional Foods & Flavors: Delicious Recipes & Cooking Techniques for Optimizing Health

Friday, April 28, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Center, Rm 120


Boris Worm, Dalhousie University, From Snails to Super-predators: Marine Ecology and Global Change

Friday, April 28, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Boat Works Lecture Hall


CPR and AED

Monday, May 1, 2017.  1:00 PM.
Alway Building, M208


Dimitri Nakassis (University of Colorado, Boulder)

Monday, May 1, 2017.  5:00 PM.
Building 110, Room 112


Understanding the Science of Willpower in Managing Your Weight

Wednesday, May 3, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Ctr., Rm 120


Living Free - Kia LaBeija: From pathology to wholeness

Wednesday, May 3, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Stanford Main Quad, Building 300 Room 300


Here to Stay: Using the Power of Culture to Fight Displacement - Just Placemaking Speaker Series

Thursday, May 4, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Stanford d.school, Studio 1


Nancy Knowlton, Smithsonian, TBD

Thursday, May 4, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Boat Works Lecture Hall


Race and the Totalitarian Century: Geopolitics in the Black Literary Imagination | Vaughn Rasberry

Thursday, May 4, 2017.  4:00 PM.
CCSRE Conference Room, Building 360 Main Quad


Studio Lecture Series: Gary Hill

Thursday, May 4, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building, 355 Roth Way


Imre Galambos: "The lost books of China: A view from Khara-khoto"

Thursday, May 4, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Humanities Center, Levinthal Hall


Jeremy Jackson, Global Coral Reef Monitoring Network, Can we save coral reefs and if so how?

Friday, May 5, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Boat Works Lecture Hall


CANCELED - The Box Brothers

Ongoing from May 5, 2017 through May 7, 2017. See details for exact dates and times.
Bing Concert Hall Studio


Healing Touch International Certificate Program Level 3

Saturday, May 6, 2017.  9:00 AM.
Arrillaga Outdoor Education & Recreation Center (AOERC), 285 Santa Teresa Street, Rm 103B


The Ayurveda Algorithm

Saturday, May 6, 2017.  10:00 AM.
TBD


First Aid

Monday, May 8, 2017.  1:00 PM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Center, Rm 208


Time Management for Less Stress and More Joy

Tuesday, May 9, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Center, Rm 308


Living Free - Ana Teresa Fernandez: Imagination and the practice of freedom

Wednesday, May 10, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Stanford Main Quad, Building 300 Room 300


Architecture & Landscape - 2017 Spring Lecture Series - Ma Yansong from MAD Architects

Wednesday, May 10, 2017.  6:30 PM.
Lathrop Library 518 Memorial Way, Stanford, CA 94305 First Floor, Bishop Auditorium


Creativity as Your Personal Well-Being Strategy

Thursday, May 11, 2017.  1:30 PM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Center, Rm 209


Violence as a Generative Force: Identity, Nationalism, and Memory in a Balkan Community

Thursday, May 11, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Lane History Corner, Building 200, Room 307


Distinguished Lecture Series: Courtney Martin, "The New Better Off"

Friday, May 12, 2017.  10:00 AM.
Li Ka Shing Conference Center, Paul Berg Hall


Paul Barber, UCLA, An integrative approach to conservation in the Amazon of the Ocean

Friday, May 12, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Boat Works Lecture Hall


Meditation. Me? – Why, How and What Type?

Tuesday, May 16, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Roble Gym (375 Santa Teresa Street), Rm 139


12th Annual Anne and Loren Kieve Distinguished Speaker Lecture: Sherman Alexie

Tuesday, May 16, 2017.  7:00 PM.
Cemex Auditorium


Nazi-Era Provenance Research - Starting from Scratch | Lynn Rother

Wednesday, May 17, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building, 355 Roth Way


Living Free - Creating Sanctuary: Spiritual activism and social justice

Wednesday, May 17, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Stanford Main Quad, Building 300 Room 300


HeartMath: Building Resilience and Reducing Stress

Thursday, May 18, 2017.  1:30 PM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Ctr, Rm 209


Alexandra Kaloyanides: "Objects of Conversion, Relics of Resistance"

Thursday, May 18, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Building 70-72A1, Main Quad


Anne Salomon, Simon Fraser University, Tipping points and transformation in coupled human-ocean systems

Friday, May 19, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Boat Works Lecture Hall


Is an Electric Vehicle Right for You?

Monday, May 22, 2017.  5:30 PM.
1070 Arastradero Road, Rm 202A/B


Cubberley Lecture Series Presents: An Evening with Jacqueline Woodson

Tuesday, May 23, 2017.  5:15 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


Living Free: Freedom in the era of mass incarceration

Wednesday, May 24, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Stanford Main Quad, Building 300 Room 300


Architecture & Landscape - 2017 Spring Lecture Series - Thomas Woltz from Nelson Byrd Woltz

Wednesday, May 24, 2017.  6:30 PM.
Lathrop Library 518 Memorial Way, Stanford, CA 94305 First Floor, Bishop Auditorium


Christensen Distinguished Lecture | John Yau

Thursday, May 25, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building, 355 Roth Way


Les Kaufman, Boston University Marine Program, TBD

Friday, May 26, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Boat Works Lecture Hall


Sugar? What? Where? How?

Tuesday, May 30, 2017.  12:00 PM.
TBD


NEW WEBINAR Change It Up: Research-based tools to help achieve your change goals

Wednesday, May 31, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Your Computer


Living Free: Meditations on longevity

Wednesday, May 31, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Stanford Main Quad, Building 300 Room 300


Cassandra Brooks/John Weller, Stanford University, Legacy: How the international community adopted the world's largest marine protected area in the Ross Sea, Antarctica

Friday, June 2, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Boat Works Lecture Hall


Deepening Meditation

Tuesday, June 6, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Center, Rm 306


Architecture & Landscape - 2017 Spring Lecture Series - Gregg Pasquarelli from SHoP Architects

Thursday, June 8, 2017.  6:30 PM.
Lathrop Library 518 Memorial Way, Stanford, CA 94305 First Floor, Bishop Auditorium


Hoover Institution Summer Policy Boot Camp

Sunday, August 20, 2017.
David and Joan Traitel Building, Hoover Institution, Stanford University


Behavior Energy & Climate Change - Call for Abstracts Now Open!

Ongoing every day from October 15, 2017 through October 18, 2017.
Sacramento, CA


2017 Contemplation by Design Summit: Nov 2 - Nov 9

Thursday, November 2, 2017.
Stanford University Campus


CBD 2017: Carillon Concert and Quiet Contemplation

Friday, November 3, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Dohrmann Grove & the Oval Ear


CBD 2017: Contemplative Concert in Bing Concert Hall

Thursday, November 9, 2017.
Bing Concert Hall