environment

Energy Seminar: Jennifer Dionne, Cool Chemical Transformations and Hot Carrier Upconversion: Emerging Plasmonic Methods to Understand and Improve Renewable Energy Generation and Storage

Monday, January 23, 2017.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center


John Deutch, Emeritus Institute Professor, MIT: Impact of various federal mitigation policies to reduce CO2 emissions on the operating characteristics of the electricity system

Tuesday, January 24, 2017.  12:15 PM.
Y2E2 105


The impact of human-caused warming on drought and forest fire in the western United States

Tuesday, January 24, 2017.  4:00 PM.
Turing Auditorium


15th Annual Community Health Symposium

Tuesday, January 24, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Stanford Medicine: Li Ka Shing Center for Learning & Knowledge


Study Abroad in Japan Brown Bag Seminar

Wednesday, January 25, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Bechtel International Center, Conference Room, 1st Floor


ESS Wed Seminar: Strategies for Improving Crop Responses to Global Atmospheric Change by Lisa Ainsworth, Research Scientist & Associate Professor, USDA ARS, Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Wednesday, January 25, 2017.  12:30 PM.
Y2E2 Building, Room 111


Journalists Confront a Groundwater Crisis in the West: The 2017 Knight-Risser Prize Symposium

Wednesday, January 25, 2017.  4:15 PM.
Paul Brest Hall West, 555 Salvatierra Walk


Earth Matters: How Cutting Greenhouse Gas Emissions Improves Our Water, Air, and Health— Prof. Rob Jackson

Wednesday, January 25, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Huang Engineering Center, Mackenzie Room 300


Terraforming: Art and Engineering in the Sacramento Watershed

Thursday, January 26, 2017.  3:00 PM.
Green Library Rotunda


Terraforming: Art and Engineering in the Sacramento Watershed

Ongoing from January 27, 2017 through April 29, 2017. See details for exact dates and times.
Peterson Gallery and Munger Rotunda, Green Library


Energy Seminar: Ognen Stojanovski, Promoting Electricity Conservation through Consumer Education: results from a Stanford student-led RCT in Mexico

Monday, January 30, 2017.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center


Shelley Fisher Fishkin & Gabriel Wolfenstein: "Listening to Silence, Seeing Absence: The Challenge of Reconstructing Chinese Railroad Workers' Lives"

Tuesday, January 31, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Wallenberg Hall, Room 433A


The Here and Now of Electric Vehicles

Tuesday, January 31, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Automotive Innovation Facility


Stanford Woods Institute Environmental Forum: Jennifer Martiny

Wednesday, February 1, 2017.  03:30 PM.
Y2E2 299


Energy Seminar: David Hochschild, How California Can Lead the United States to a Clean Energy Future

Monday, February 6, 2017.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center


A Mushroom Perspective on Sacred Geography

Ongoing every day from February 8, 2017 through May 15, 2017.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Bobbie and Mike Wilsey Distinguished Lecture for 2017: Trevor Paglen

Wednesday, February 8, 2017.  7:00 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Energy Seminar: Michael Grätzel, Molecular Photovoltatics and Perovskite Solar Cells

Monday, February 13, 2017.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center


Information Session on Worldwide Scholarships - Fulbright, Luce, DAAD, Gilman and many more

Wednesday, February 15, 2017.  4:00 PM.
Bechtel International Center, Conference Room, 1st Floor


The Battle for Aleppo and for Human Rights Accountability

Wednesday, February 15, 2017.  5:00 PM.
Stanford Law School, Room 290


Leveraging Economic Growth for Cultural Vitality and Preservation - Just Placemaking Speaker Series

Thursday, February 16, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Margaret Jacks Terrace Room, 4th Floor, Building 460


Information Session: China Scholarships - Schwarzman, Yenching Academy and more

Thursday, February 23, 2017.  4:00 PM.
Bechtel International Center, Conference Room, 1st Floor


Energy Seminar: Regina Mayor, Now or Never – How Energy CEOs are Adapting in the Downturn

Monday, February 27, 2017.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center


Information Session on Worldwide Scholarships - Fulbright, Luce, DAAD, Gilman and many more

Tuesday, February 28, 2017.  4:00 PM.
Bechtel International Center, Conference Room, 1st Floor


Energy Seminar: Katharine Mach, What Next for Climate? Assessing the Risks and the Options

Monday, March 6, 2017.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center


Energy Seminar: Samer AlAshgar, President of King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center

Monday, March 13, 2017.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center


2017 Natural Capital Symposium

Ongoing every day from March 20, 2017 through March 23, 2017.
Paul Brest Hall


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 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)


A Reading with Rebecca Solnit, the Stein Visiting Writer

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


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

Thursday, May 4, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Margaret Jacks Terrace Room, 4th Floor, Building 460


The Courage to Escape (a meeting of the WISE Inspirations Network at Stanford with geoscientist Dawn J. Wright, Ph.D.)

Wednesday, May 24, 2017.  4:30 PM.
Mackenzie Room, 300 Huang Center