lectures / readings / talks

Program for Advanced Language Maintenance: JAPANESE

Ongoing every week from April 2, 2014 through June 4, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Old Knight Building, Room 111

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GSE CUBBERLEY LECTURE WITH ANNA DEAVERE SMITH

Wednesday, April 23, 2014.  06:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium, Knight Management Center, Zambrano Hall, 641 Knight Way

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Chasing Water: A 1,500-Mile Quest Down the Colorado River

Wednesday, April 23, 2014.  7:00 PM.
James H. Clark Center Auditorium,318 Campus Drive, Stanford University

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Scenes from a Marriage (1973) by Ingmar Bergman

Wednesday, April 23, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Building 260 (Pigott Hall), Room 113

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Knowledge is the Fifth Element of Hip-Hop - Class 4

Wednesday, April 23, 2014.  7:30 PM.
CERAS 101

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The Circle of the Sun: Secular Medieval and Early Modern Manuscripts

Ongoing every day from February 20, 2014 through June 12, 2014.
Peterson Gallery, Green Library Bing Wing

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Intaglio: The Art of Incision

Ongoing every day from March 3, 2014 through May 27, 2014.
Art & Architecture Library

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View From The Top: Ajay Banga, CEO of MasterCard

Thursday, April 24, 2014.  12:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium, Zambrano Hall, Stanford Graduate School of Business

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Status, trends, and prospects for global fisheries conservation

Thursday, April 24, 2014.  02:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Monterey Boatworks Lecture Hall, Pacific Grove

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Art Focus Lecture: Beautiful Gardens Then and Now

Ongoing every week from April 24, 2014 through May 1, 2014.  4:15 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, 328 Lomita Drive at Museum Way, Stanford, CA 94305-5060

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Studio Lecture Series with Trevor Paglen: Seeing Secrecy

Thursday, April 24, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Cummings Art Building, AR2

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“Diaspora Media: failures, accomplishments and future role”

Thursday, April 24, 2014.  6:30 PM.
Jordan Hall, Building 420, Room 041

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Chrystia Freeland | Plutocrats, the Hollowed out Middle Class and Democracy

Thursday, April 24, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Law School, Room 290

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New and Emerging Treatment for Lymphedema

Thursday, April 24, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Stanford Hospital Health Library, Hoover Pavilion, Suite 201, 211 Quarry Rd., Palo Alto 94304

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Greek and Roman Hymnic Poetry traditions

Ongoing from April 25, 2014 through April 26, 2014. See details for exact dates and times.
Building 110, Room 112

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Ecosystem consequences of past and present changes in marine biodiversity

Friday, April 25, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Monterey Boatworks Lecture Hall, Pacific Grove

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CLAS Lecture Series: "El Pensamiento Histórico en la Narrativa de Alejo Carpentier"

Friday, April 25, 2014.  1:15 PM.
Center for Latin American Studies., Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row

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Philosophy Department Colloquium Series: Sharon Street

Friday, April 25, 2014.  3:15 PM.
Building 90, room 92Q, Main Quad

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A Conversation with Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin

Friday, April 25, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Bing Concert Hall

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An Evening with Sherman Alexie

Friday, April 25, 2014.  7:30 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium (Zambrano Hall), Knight Management Center

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Program for Advanced Language Maintenance: JAPANESE

Ongoing every week from March 31, 2014 through June 2, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Old Knight Building, Room 111

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Making the Most of Your Presentation

Monday, April 28, 2014.  4:00 PM.
Paul Brest Hall, Munger

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SCID Biannual Kuo-Shu Liang Memorial

Monday, April 28, 2014.  05:00 PM.
John A. and Cynthia Fry Gunn Building, 366 Galvez Street, Stanford, CA 94305

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Harry's Last Lecture on a Meaningful Life with Garry Trudeau

Monday, April 28, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Memorial Auditorium

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Daniela Dueck (Bar Ilan Univ.): Analphabetic geography

Tuesday, April 29, 2014.
Building 110, Room 112

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Relieve Your Neck and Shoulders

Ongoing every week from April 29, 2014 through May 27, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Education Building (Cubberly)Room 206

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Walking in Balance

Ongoing from April 29, 2014 through May 20, 2014. See details for exact dates and times.
Education Building (Cubberly) Room 206

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Has the Food Price Bubble Burst?

Tuesday, April 29, 2014.  3:30 PM.
Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall , 616 Serra Street, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305

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Can you correct a propensity score analysis for covariate measurement error?

Tuesday, April 29, 2014.  03:30 PM.
CERAS Learning Hall

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"Time Reversal Symmetry Breaking in Unconventional Superconductors"

Tuesday, April 29, 2014.  4:15 PM.
Hewlett Teaching Center, Rm. 201

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CIS Tech Workshop - How Can We Protect the Internet Against Surveillance?

Tuesday, April 29, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Stanford Law School, Room 280B

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Music from the Brain: The Brain Stethoscope in Clinical & Musical Applications

Tuesday, April 29, 2014.  5:30 PM.
CRMA The Knoll Building Stage 3rd Floor

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Making Peace in Europe 1917-1919: Brest-Litovsk and Versailles

Wednesday, April 30, 2014.  4:00 PM.
The Koret Taube Room, Gunn-SIEPR Building

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My Life & Work (Cartoonist Ivan Brunetti)

Wednesday, April 30, 2014.  05:30 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center

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"Origins" Spring Architecture/Landscape Lecture Series

Wednesday, April 30, 2014.  6:30 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium

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A Woman under the Influence (1974) by John Cassavetes

Wednesday, April 30, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Building 260 (Pigott Hall), Room 113

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2014 St. Clair Drake Memorial Lecture

Wednesday, April 30, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Cemex Auditorium, Zambrano Hall, Knight Management Center

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Knowledge is the Fifth Element of Hip-Hop - Class 5

Wednesday, April 30, 2014.  7:00 PM.
CERAS 101

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Global Europe, from the Atlantic to the Pacific

Thursday, May 1, 2014.  12:15 PM.
McCaw Hall, Arrillaga Alumni Center

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Transforming Stress, Transforming Lives using Inner Balance

Thursday, May 1, 2014.  1:30 PM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Center, Room 209

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Diagnosing and Treating Cataracts

Thursday, May 1, 2014.  3:00 PM.
Stanford Hospital Health Library, Hoover Pavilion, Suite 201, 211 Quarry Rd., Palo Alto 94304

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Hegemony: Europe, America and the problem of financial reconstruction, 1916-1933

Thursday, May 1, 2014.  4:00 PM.
The Koret Taube Room, Gunn-SIEPR Building

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After 'Assimilating Seoul': Ch'anggyong Garden And The Post-Colonial Remaking Of Seoul's Public Spaces

Thursday, May 1, 2014.  4:15 PM.
Lane History Corner, Building 200 - Room 307

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Does Teaching Ethics do any Good?

Thursday, May 1, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Law School, Room 290

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Lecture by Ara Merjian: "Painting in Chains: Giorgio de Chirico's Nietzschean Interiors"

Thursday, May 1, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Cummings art Building, AR2, 435 Lasuen Mall, Stanford, CA

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Invited Lecture: Monica Worline, Ph.D.

Thursday, May 1, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge (LKSC), Room # LK130, 291 Campus Dr, Palo Alto, CA 94304

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The J. Sanford and Vinie Miller Distinguished Lecture in Asian Art

Thursday, May 1, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Cantor Auditorium, 328 Lomita Drive, Stanford, CA 94305

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South Asia by the Bay 2014 Graduate Student Conference: Feminist Interventions: On Gender and South Asia

Friday, May 2, 2014.
Humanities 1, Room 210, Humanities and Social Sciences Facility, Santa Cruz, CA 95064 United States

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The rise of DNA in conservation and ocean management

Friday, May 2, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Monterey Boatworks Lecture Hall, Pacific Grove

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Making the Most of the Coasts: Ecotourism in the Neotropics

Friday, May 2, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row

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ANIMAL // ENVIRONMENT: A MULTIDISCIPLINARY SYMPOSIUM

Friday, May 2, 2014.  1:00 PM.
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall, Building 460, 4th floor

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CLAS Lecture Series: "West Coast Film Premier - The Goose with the Golden Egg: Tourism on Costa Rica's Pacific Coast"

Friday, May 2, 2014.  1:15 PM.
Center for Latin American Studies., Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row

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LECTURE: Dr. Cashion's Legacy in Mexican Folklórico Dance

Friday, May 2, 2014.  2:00 PM.
Roble Gym, Room 15

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Unsettled Lands: the interwar crisis of agrarian Europe

Friday, May 2, 2014.  4:00 PM.
The Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall

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Healing Beyond Borders - HTI Healing Touch Level 2

Ongoing every day from May 3, 2014 through May 4, 2014.  9:00 AM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Center, Room 101

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39th Annual David M. Mason Lectures

Monday, May 5, 2014.  4:00 PM.
Location: Munzer Auditorium, Beckman Center, (Refreshments following the lecture on the Beckman Bistro patio.)

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Ethics and Government Work

Tuesday, May 6, 2014.  12:00 PM.
ENCINA, OKSENBERG ROOM, ON THE 3RD FLOOR OF ENCINA HALL

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SCID Annual Huang Lian Memorial

Tuesday, May 6, 2014.  05:00 PM.
John A. and Cynthia Fry Gunn Building, 366 Galvez Street, Stanford, CA 94305

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ARTIST TALK: Puppeteer Basil Twist

Tuesday, May 6, 2014.  5:00 PM.
Nitery Theater

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Dragnet Nation - Evening Book Talk with Julia Angwin

Tuesday, May 6, 2014.  5:00 PM.
Reception - 5:00pm Manning Faculty Lounge, Talk begins - 6:00pm Room 190

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Central Asia Film Series

Ongoing from April 22, 2014 through June 3, 2014. See details for exact dates and times.
History Corner, Room 030

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Tim Wegel

Wednesday, May 7, 2014.  12:00 PM.
TBA

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39th Annual David M. Mason Lectures

Wednesday, May 7, 2014.  3:00 PM.
Munzer Auditorium, Beckman Center, (Refreshments following the lecture at the Chemical Engineering Gazebo.)

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2014 Hsieh Memorial Lecture: Dr. Lant Pritchett

Wednesday, May 7, 2014.  4:30 PM.
Green Library, Bing Wing, 5th floor, Bender Room

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Stanford Philosophy Kant Lecture Series: Béatrice Longuenesse

Ongoing every day from May 7, 2014 through May 8, 2014.  05:30 PM.
420-041

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Conversations on Compassion with Dean Scotty McLennan

Wednesday, May 7, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Paul Brest Hall, Munger Graduate Residence, Stanford, CA 94305

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Martha (1974) by Rainer Werner Fassbinder

Wednesday, May 7, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Building 260 (Pigott Hall), Room 113

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Knowledge is the Fifth Element of Hip-Hop - Class 6

Wednesday, May 7, 2014.  7:00 PM.
CERS 101

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How I Write: A Conversation with Harriet Scott Chessman

Wednesday, May 7, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium, School of Education

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Stanford Breakfast Briefings

Thursday, May 8, 2014.  7:30 AM.
Stanford Faculty Club 439 Lagunita Dr.

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Disciplines in an Interdisciplinary Age, or History in the Age of Google Glass

Thursday, May 8, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Humanities Center Board Room, *Note New Location!

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Fundamental Themes in Neuroscience Seminar - Loren Looger

Thursday, May 8, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium

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Art, Equity, and Inequity: A Talk by Andrea Fraser with Response by Shannon Jackson

Thursday, May 8, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Cummings Art Building, Annenberg Auditorium, 435 Lasuen Mall, Stanford

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ERE SUPRI-D Annual Meeting

Friday, May 9, 2014.  8:30 AM.
367 Panama Street, Green Earth Sciences Building, Stanford, CA 94305

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Fishing for food security, health, and wellbeing: Rethinking global fisheries policies

Friday, May 9, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Monterey Boatworks Lecture Hall, Pacific Grove

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Trigger Happy: Handling Hot Button Emotions

Ongoing every week from May 9, 2014 through June 13, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Center, LK306 June 6th class only-held in LK304-305.

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Maxine Hong Kingston: From Woman Warrior to Book of Peace

Friday, May 9, 2014.  4:00 PM.
Munger Conference Center, Paul Brest Hall (East)

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Stanford Iranian Arts Festival: "To Light a Candle", A Documentary Film by Maziar Bahari

Saturday, May 10, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Annenberg Auditorium, Cummings Art Building

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Lecture by Bethany Wiggin

Monday, May 12, 2014.  5:15 PM.
260-252

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Small Works: Poverty And Economic Development In Southwestern China

Tuesday, May 13, 2014.  4:15 PM.
TBA, Please check back for updates.

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Conversations on Compassion with Sadhguru

Tuesday, May 13, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Center, Stanford Medical School, Stanford, CA 94305

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David S. Lobel Visiting Scholar Lecture: John J. Collins

Wednesday, May 14, 2014.  12:00 PM.
CCSRE Conference Room (Building 360)

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The Ogallala Road, A Memoir of Love and Reckoning

Wednesday, May 14, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Jerry Yang and Akiko Yamazaki Environment and Energy Building (Y2E2), Room 300, 473 Via Ortega, Stanford

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SCL Distinguished Lecture Series - Author Paul Taylor

Wednesday, May 14, 2014.  4:00 PM.
Bechtel Conference Center, 616 Serra Mall, Stanford University

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Farewell my Concubine (1993) by Chen Kaige

Wednesday, May 14, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Building 260 (Pigott Hall), Room 113

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Knowledge is the Fifth Element of Hip-Hop - Class 7

Wednesday, May 14, 2014.  7:00 PM.
CERAS 101

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Membership Conditionality and Institutional Reform: The Case of the OECD

Thursday, May 15, 2014.  12:00 PM.
CISAC Conference Room, Encina Hall Central, 2nd floor

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CPR and AED

Thursday, May 15, 2014.  1:00 PM.
HRP Redwood Building, Room 138B

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Studio Lecture Series: Yoshua Okón

Thursday, May 15, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Cummings Art Building, AR2, 435 Lasuen Mall, Stanford, CA

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Yosemite, Photography, and Stanford: A Panel on the Legacy of Carleton Watkins

Thursday, May 15, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Cantor Auditorium, 328 Lomita Drive, Stanford, CA 94305

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Update on Strokes: Understanding the Symptoms, Treatment and Preventive Care for Stroke

Thursday, May 15, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Stanford Hospital Health Library, Hoover Pavilion, Suite 201, 211 Quarry Rd., Palo Alto 94304

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GES Dissertation Defense- Ellen Schaal

Friday, May 16, 2014.  9:00 AM.
Geocorner, 227

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The unorthodox whales of Sri Lanka: Conservation through science and engagement

Friday, May 16, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Monterey Boatworks Lecture Hall, Pacific Grove

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Sikh Love Stories Project, Reading of stories and panel discussion

Friday, May 16, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Roble Hall Theatre

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CLAS Lecture Series: "From Spanish and Portuguese to Pirahã: Language Diversity and its Consequences"

Friday, May 16, 2014.  1:15 PM.
Center for Latin American Studies., Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row

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Jack Kornfield: "Mindfulness and Compassion: A Gracious and Wise Heart"

Saturday, May 17, 2014.  9:30 AM.
Campus location provided upon registration

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Black Cat, White Cat (1998) by Emir Kusturica

Wednesday, May 21, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Building 260 (Pigott hall), Room 113

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Knowledge is the Fifth Element of Hip-Hop - Class 8

Wednesday, May 21, 2014.  7:00 PM.
CERAS 101

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The Future of European Security & Defence

Thursday, May 22, 2014.  12:00 PM.
CISAC Conference Room, Encina Hall Central, 2nd floor

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Long Term Care

Thursday, May 22, 2014.  3:00 PM.
Stanford Hospital Health Library, Hoover Pavilion, Suite 201, 211 Quarry Rd., Palo Alto 94304

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Interactive Demo: Student App-Developers Present Watkins Exhibition Technologies

Thursday, May 22, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Cantor Auditorium, 328 Lomita Drive, Stanford, CA 94305

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Steven Chu Presents "Energy and Climate Change: Challenges and Opportunities"

Thursday, May 22, 2014.  5:30 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium, Knight Management Center,, Stanford Graduate School of Business

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Quantifying nature's value for coastal and ocean management

Friday, May 23, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Monterey Boatworks Lecture Hall, Pacific Grove

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CLAS Lecture Series: "Crop Domestication and Agricultural Development in Mesoamerica, and the Importance of the Extant Wild Crop Relatives"

Friday, May 23, 2014.  1:15 PM.
Center for Latin American Studies., Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row

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A Separation (2011) by Asghar Farhadi

Wednesday, May 28, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Building 260 (Pigott Hall), Room 113

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Knowledge is the Fifth Element of Hip-Hop - Class 9

Wednesday, May 28, 2014.  7:00 PM.
CERAS 101

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The European Parliament after Lisbon (and before)

Thursday, May 29, 2014.  12:00 PM.
CISAC Conference Room, Encina Hall Central, 2nd floor

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Charles Michael Lecture: Norman Kleeblatt

Thursday, May 29, 2014.  12:00 PM.
CCSRE Conference Room (Building 360)

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Conversations on Compassion with Paul Ekman, Ph.D.

Thursday, May 29, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium, Stanford University , 485 Lasuen Mall, Stanford

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Inside Rodin's Hands: Teaching Surgery Through Art and Anatomy

Thursday, May 29, 2014.  6:30 PM.
Cantor Auditorium, 328 Lomita Drive, Stanford, Ca 94305

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A Panel Discussion on: “Cultural Identity and Heritage Language: The Case of Iranian Diaspora”

Thursday, May 29, 2014.  6:30 PM.
Jordan Hall, Building 420, Room 041

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Measuring ocean health at global to local scales: Current applications and future directions of the Ocean Health Index

Friday, May 30, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Monterey Boatworks Lecture Hall, Pacific Grove

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CLAS Lecture Series: "A New Role for the Private Sector in Amazonia?"

Friday, May 30, 2014.  1:15 PM.
Center for Latin American Studies., Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row

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The Oceans Today, from Environment to Narrative: A Conversation with Authors Iain McCalman, Stephen and Anthony Palumbi

Monday, June 2, 2014.  5:00 PM.
Humanities Center, Levinthal Hall, 424 Santa Teresa Street, Stanford

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Myth and Magic. Story Telling in Hasidism

Wednesday, June 4, 2014.  12:00 PM.
260-252

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Carnage (2011) by Roman Polanski

Wednesday, June 4, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Building 260 (Pigott Hall), Room 113

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Civil War And The Chinese Garden

Thursday, June 5, 2014.  4:15 PM.
Lane History Corner, Building 200 - Room 307

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Improving Outcomes in Schizophrenia with Early Interventions

Thursday, June 5, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Stanford Hospital Health Library, Hoover Pavilion, Suite 201, 211 Quarry Rd., Palo Alto 94304

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Stanford Breakfast Briefings

Wednesday, June 11, 2014.  7:30 AM.
Stanford Faculty Club 439 Lagunita Dr.

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