featured events

TCS Night Market 2019

Saturday, April 20, 2019.  5:00 PM.
White Plaza


Easter Sunrise Service at the Dish

Sunday, April 21, 2019.  6:30 AM.
Stanford Dish


2019 Stanford Drug Discovery Symposium

Ongoing every day from April 22, 2019 through April 23, 2019.
Paul Berg Hall


2019 Earth Day Weeding

Monday, April 22, 2019.  11:00 AM.
Meet inside the Gerona Gate on the Stanford Dish Trail


In Putin's Footsteps: Searching for the Soul of an Empire Across Russia's Eleven Time Zones

Monday, April 22, 2019.  12:00 PM.
William J. Perry Conference Room


Governance in the Emerging World: The Middle East

Monday, April 22, 2019.  4:00 PM.
Hauck Auditorium, David & Joan Traitel Building, Hoover Institution


Union Pacific (Transcontinental Railroad Film Series: Images of the West)

Monday, April 22, 2019.  7:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium, 641 Knight Way, Stanford


Yuval Noah Harari in Conversation with Fei-Fei Li, Moderated by Nicholas Thompson

Monday, April 22, 2019.  07:00 PM.
Memorial Auditorium


Private Film Screening with Ian Thomas Ash: おみおくり ~Sending Off~

Tuesday, April 23, 2019.  4:30 PM.
Tentative: Cubberley Auditorium


ANDERSON x CCRMA: Sound Happenings

Tuesday, April 23, 2019.  5:30 PM.
Anderson Collection


M. Madhava Prasad on the Aesthetics of Aspiration: On Contemporary Independent Cinema in India

Tuesday, April 23, 2019.  5:30 PM.
McMurtry Building, Room 115


Camera as Witness Presents two documentaries CODE OAKLAND and SILICON VALLEY: THE UNTOLD STORY - SECRET SAUCE

Tuesday, April 23, 2019.  6:30 PM.
Trancos House 658 Escondido Rd, Stanford, CA 94305


Stanford Town Center — Open Meeting

Wednesday, April 24, 2019.  5:00 PM.
Tresidder Union Oak Room East


A Throw of Dice

Wednesday, April 24, 2019.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall at McMurtry Building


Kant Lecture Series with Kwame Anthony Appiah

Ongoing from April 24, 2019 through April 25, 2019. See details for exact dates and times.
Cubberley Auditorium


“Laughter Permitted” with Julie Foudy: ESPN Podcast Interview with Katie Ledecky and Simone Manuel

Wednesday, April 24, 2019.  7:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


Admit Weekend 2019

Ongoing every day from April 25, 2019 through April 27, 2019.
Arrillaga Alumni Center (check-in)


Accidental Presidents: Eight Men Who Changed America

Thursday, April 25, 2019.  05:00 PM.
Oksenberg Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd floor


David Park: Artist and Educator: A Conversation on the iconic Bay Area artist

Thursday, April 25, 2019.  6:30 PM.
Anderson Collection


Dafna Naphtali: Audio Chandelier | Hans Tammen: Endangered Guitar

Thursday, April 25, 2019.  7:30 PM.
CCRMA Stage, The Knoll


Where Philanthropy, Politics, and Activism Intersect: A Conversation with Tom Steyer

Thursday, April 25, 2019.  7:30 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


To See Paris and Die: The Soviet Lives of Western Culture

Friday, April 26, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 219


Parissa in Concert: Recitals of the Nightingale

Friday, April 26, 2019.  6:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


Kahlil Joseph in Conversation

Friday, April 26, 2019.  7:00 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Art Building


"Conscious Cooking" -Lentil Dosa Wrap

Friday, April 26, 2019.  7:30 PM.
Nairobi Room, Graduate Community Center, 750 Escondido Road, Stanford, CA


A Company of Authors

Saturday, April 27, 2019.  1:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall


Music in Motion: Kaki King, Nitin Sawhney, and The Thunderstruck Project

Saturday, April 27, 2019.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Documentary Film Screening of Salud Sin Papeles

Monday, April 29, 2019.  4:30 PM.
Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge, First Floor, Room 120


Energy Seminar: Hydropower: Climate Solution and Conservation Challenge, Dan Reicher, Stanford University

Monday, April 29, 2019.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center


Iron Road (Transcontinental Railroad Film Series: Images of the West)

Monday, April 29, 2019.  7:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium, 485 Lasuen Mall, Stanford


Drell Lecture 2018-2019 | Autonomous Weapons and the Future of War

Tuesday, April 30, 2019.  4:30 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium (655 Knight Way, Stanford, CA 94305)


Japan's Imperial Underworlds: Intimate Encounters at the Borders of Empire

Tuesday, April 30, 2019.  4:30 PM.
East Asia (Lathrop) Library, Room 224, 518 Memorial Way


Ross Douthat on How to Save the Humanities: Some Immodest Proposals for a Revolt Against Technocracy

Tuesday, April 30, 2019.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


Book Launch – Identity Theft: Rediscovering Ourselves After Stroke

Tuesday, April 30, 2019.  6:30 PM.
Humanities Center - Levinthal Hall


What Matters to Me & Why - Michael McFaul

Wednesday, May 1, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Stanford Memorial Church


Let's Have an Awesome Time Doing Science

Wednesday, May 1, 2019.  12:00 PM.
LKSC Berg Hall


An Evening with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Wednesday, May 1, 2019.  6:00 PM.
Memorial Auditorium


10,000 Women: Islam's Hidden History of Female Religious Scholarship

Wednesday, May 1, 2019.  7:00 PM.
Stanford Law School, Crown Quadrangle, Room 290


Another Look Book Club: Madame de LaFayette's "The Princesse de Clèves"

Wednesday, May 1, 2019.  7:30 PM.
Bechtel Conference Center


Molly Kaushal: Life and Lila in Village Kheriya

Thursday, May 2, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Rm 219


J. Fred Weintz and Rosemary Weintz Art Lecture Series: Michael Ann Holly

Thursday, May 2, 2019.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


Brown Institute for Media Innovation welcomes Technology Journalist Kara Swisher

Thursday, May 2, 2019.  6:30 PM.
McCaw Hall, Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center


The Manic Monologues

Thursday, May 2, 2019.  7:00 PM.
Pigott Theater


On Hostile Coexistence with China

Friday, May 3, 2019.  4:30 PM.
Encina Hall Central, 3rd Floor, Philippines Conference Room


Chavela

Friday, May 3, 2019.  6:00 PM.
Oshman Hall at McMurtry Building


Too Attached: When Mom and Baby are Inseparable

Monday, May 6, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Alway Building, M114 | Stanford University | 300 Pasteur Drive | Stanford, CA 94305


Governance in the Emerging World: Emerging Technology and America's Economy

Monday, May 6, 2019.  4:00 PM.
Hauck Auditorium, David & Joan Traitel Building, Hoover Institution


iRelaunch Return to Work Conference with the Stanford Alumni Association

Tuesday, May 7, 2019.  9:00 AM.
Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center


Mark Applebaum: Mind Altering Concert

Tuesday, May 7, 2019.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


In Conversation with Gil Hovav

Wednesday, May 8, 2019.  7:00 PM.
Kehillah Hall - Ziff Center at the Koret Pavillion - Hillel @ Stanford


Technology and Organizing for Racial Justice w/ Ai-jen Poo | 14th Annual Anne and Loren Kieve Distinguished Lecture

Wednesday, May 8, 2019.  7:30 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


Take a break, pet a dog

Thursday, May 9, 2019.  3:00 PM.
Science and Engineering Quad, Y2E2 Courtyard


P. Adams Sitney on the Film Theories of Gilles Deleuze and Stan Brakhage

Thursday, May 9, 2019.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


Dilemma of the 3Ds (Dementia, Depression, and Diabetes) with Natalie Rasgon, MD, PhD

Thursday, May 9, 2019.  6:00 PM.
Stanford Blood Center - 3373 Hillview Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304 (Room: Breezeway)


Emotional Escapes: Affective Sites and Spaces of Cultural Dissent in Iran

Thursday, May 9, 2019.  6:30 PM.
Geology Corner, Building 320, Room 105, 450 Serra Mall


Myisha Cherry: On Conversations

Thursday, May 9, 2019.  7:00 PM.
Stanford Law School, Crown Quadrangle, Room 190


Residual Radiation as a Banal Everyday Occurrence: The Case of the Semipalatinsk Nuclear Test Site in Kazakhstan

Friday, May 10, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 219


Reverse Engineering Stress

Friday, May 10, 2019.  7:00 PM.
Havana Room, Graduate Community Center, 750 Escondido Road, Stanford, CA 94035


The History of Frost

Saturday, May 11, 2019.  8:00 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Populism, Political Crises, and Impeachments in Latin America

Monday, May 13, 2019.  9:30 AM.
Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row, Stanford, CA


A Reading with Rebecca Solnit, the Stein Visiting Writer

Monday, May 13, 2019.  8:00 PM.
Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall


Salt in My Soul: An Unfinished Life

Wednesday, May 15, 2019.  4:15 PM.
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford Auditorium, West Building


"Kosher Soul" with Michael Twitty

Wednesday, May 15, 2019.  7:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall


The Future of Learning, Opportunity, and Work: Building the New American Research University

Wednesday, May 15, 2019.  7:30 PM.
TBA


Louis Gabaude: "Buddhist Paths: to the Forest or to the Palace?"

Thursday, May 16, 2019.  05:30 PM.
Tresidder Memorial Union, Cypress Lounge


Specter of the Cold War: Anglo-American intelligence and KGB Covert Action

Thursday, May 16, 2019.  5:30 PM.
Location TBA


The Finance of Infrastructure Symposium

Friday, May 17, 2019.  1:45 PM.
Hauck Auditorium, David & Joan Traitel Building


Seventeen Minutes That Changed Music History: Beethoven's Great Fugue

Friday, May 17, 2019.  7:30 PM.
TBA


Rough Magic: Riding the World's Loneliest Horse Race

Monday, May 20, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall


Self Landing: Daguerreotypes on the Western Landscape – A Lecture by Binh Danh

Monday, May 20, 2019.  4:30 PM.
Koret-Taube Conference Center, Room 130 John A. and Cynthia Fry Gunn Building 366 Galvez Street


Artists on the Future: The Komal Shah and Gaurav Garg Artist Conversation Series

Monday, May 20, 2019.  6:00 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


DATE CHANGE: Human Rights Watch's "Facing the Dragon" film screening and discussion

Monday, May 20, 2019.  6:00 PM.
Aquarius Theatre, 430 Emerson St, Palo Alto, CA 94301


Imagining Eco-Civilization and Protesting Air Pollution in China

Tuesday, May 21, 2019.  4:30 PM.
East Asia (Lathrop) Library, Room 224, 518 Memorial Way


Big Data in Precision Health

Wednesday, May 22, 2019.
Stanford University at the Li Ka Shing Center – Berg Hall


Political Thicket, Mathematical Quagmire: How voting is and is not a math problem

Wednesday, May 22, 2019.  7:30 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


Launch Event for The Chinese Deathscape Digital Project

Thursday, May 23, 2019.  4:15 PM.
David Rumsey Map Center (followed by a reception in the Rotunda) at Green Library


Christensen Distinguished Lecture: Griselda Pollock

Thursday, May 23, 2019.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


Liveware

Thursday, May 23, 2019.  7:30 PM.
CCRMA Stage, The Knoll


Adrienne Rich: A Celebration of Her Poems

Thursday, May 23, 2019.  7:30 PM.
TBA


Intercollegiate Taiko Invitational: Collegiate Taiko Showcase

Sunday, May 26, 2019.  4:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


Violence, Free Speech, and the State in Post-1960 Japan

Wednesday, May 29, 2019.  4:30 PM.
East Asia (Lathrop) Library, Room 224, 518 Memorial Way


Murals of Tibet: a talk with Thomas Laird

Thursday, May 30, 2019.
The David Rumsey Map Center


Halle O'Neal: "Word Embodied: Entangled Icons in Medieval Japanese Buddhist Art"

Thursday, May 30, 2019.  05:30 PM.
Humanities Center, Levinthal Hall


Stanford Gu-zheng Ensemble

Saturday, June 1, 2019.  7:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall