featured events

Family Weekend 2018

Ongoing every day from February 23, 2018 through February 24, 2018.
Arrillaga Alumni Center


Gleanings: Short Films by MFA Documentary Film Students

Ongoing every weekday (M-F) from February 20, 2018 through March 2, 2018.  9:00 AM.
McMurtry Building; Gunn Foyer and Miller Discussion Space


Family Weekend Concert

Friday, February 23, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Bing Concert Hall


Dean's Lecture Series | Jonathan Perlin, MD, PhD, MSHA - President, Clinical Services and Chief Medical Officer, HCA Healthcare Inc.

Friday, February 23, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Center


Lunchtime Conversation: Photography, Immigration Debates, and Surveillance Strategies

Friday, February 23, 2018.  12:30 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, Auditorium


DANCE MASTER CLASS | Katie Faulkner

Friday, February 23, 2018.  1:30 PM.
Roble Gym Studio 113


Making the World Go 'Round: How Urbano Monte Created his Map of 1587, pop up map exhibit and talk by Chet Van Duzer

Friday, February 23, 2018.  3:30 PM.
David Rumsey Map Center, Bing Wing of Green Library


Takács Quartet

Friday, February 23, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


The Stanford Shakespeare Company Presents: Romeo and Juliet

Ongoing every day from February 21, 2018 through February 24, 2018.  8:00 PM.
Elliot Program Center


PRODUCTION | Life Is A Dream, directed by Tony-Award Winner Dominique Serrand

Ongoing from February 22, 2018 through March 3, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
Roble Studio Theater


Kweku Collins

Friday, February 23, 2018.  9:00 PM.
Bing Concert Hall Studio


Tinker Conference - Sujetos del latinoamericanismo: actores, redes y teorías

Saturday, February 24, 2018.  9:00 AM.
Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row, Stanford, CA


Bing Concert Hall Tour

Saturday, February 24, 2018.  10:00 AM.
Bing Concert Hall


Author Event: Alison Carpenter Davis

Saturday, February 24, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Stanford Bookstore


Papua New Guinea Sculpture Walk

Ongoing from February 18, 2018 through December 15, 2019. See details for exact dates and times.
Meet at the corner of the Papua New Guinea Sculpture Garden, at Santa Teresa & Lomita Drive.


Women Who Transformed Art in the West

Saturday, February 24, 2018.  3:00 PM.
Minnesota Street Project,1275 Minnesota Street (@ 24th Street), San Francisco


Stanford Philharmonia

Saturday, February 24, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Bumper Jacksons

Ongoing from February 24, 2018 through February 24, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
Bing Concert Hall Studio


Archana Venkatesan | Fluid Text and Open Boundaries: On Poetry, Experience and Experiments in Translation

Monday, February 26, 2018.  12:15 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 219


Energy Seminar: Gail Mahood: What supervolcanoes have to do with electric vehicles: Lithium and other energy-critical-element resources in rhyolite caldera settings

Monday, February 26, 2018.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center


Two Neighbors: India and China; an Indian Perspective

Monday, February 26, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Oksenberg Conference Room, Encina Hall , 616 Serra Street


Alex Ross on Leonard Bernstein, Subversive All American

Monday, February 26, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Bing Concert Hall Studio


2nd Annual Center for Definitive and Curative Medicine (CDCM) Symposium: Innovations in the Pipeline to Curative Medicines

Tuesday, February 27, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Learning Center, Stanford Medical School - 291 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305


CESTA Seminar | Z. Frank "Urbanization and its discontents: a broad view of the problem of eviction and displacement"

Tuesday, February 27, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Bldg. 160, Rm. 433A


View From The Top: Stephen Harper, 22nd Prime Minister of Canada

Tuesday, February 27, 2018.  12:10 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


Monstrous Technologies? — Philosophy Talk LIVE with Provost Persis Drell

Tuesday, February 27, 2018.  7:30 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


Stanford GSB Future of Media Conference

Wednesday, February 28, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Obendorf Event Center (GSB Campus / Knight Management Center)


Postpartum Wellness: Thriving with Your New Baby

Wednesday, February 28, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center, Rm s361


Africa Table - Distributive Politics for an Urbanizing Continent: A View from Ghana

Wednesday, February 28, 2018.  12:00 PM.
219 Encina Hall West


Tunisia: An Arab Anomaly

Wednesday, February 28, 2018.  12:00 PM.
William J Perry Conference Room, Encina Hall (2nd Floor, C231)


Josh McFarland: The Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, February 28, 2018.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center


Samantha Power / Tanner Lectures on Human Values - Resisters in Dark Times (Lecture 1)

Wednesday, February 28, 2018.  5:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


Çudamani: Gamelan and Dance of Bali

Wednesday, February 28, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Monchichi: Company Wang Ramirez

Wednesday, February 28, 2018.  8:00 PM.
Bing Concert Hall Studio


Method's Adam Lowry: Building Businesses for Impact

Thursday, March 1, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Skilling Auditorium, Lomita Mall, Stanford


Samantha Power / Tanner Lectures on Human Values - Diplomacy after Darkness (Lecture 2)

Thursday, March 1, 2018.  5:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


Author Julie Lythcott-Haims on Mixed Race Identity, Racism, and What it Takes to Thrive

Thursday, March 1, 2018.  05:15 PM.
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall, Building 460, 4th floor


Talk: Yve-Alain Bois on Ellsworth Kelly

Thursday, March 1, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, Auditorium


Emanuel Ax, Leonidas Kavakos, and Yo-Yo Ma

Thursday, March 1, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Samantha Power / Tanner Lectures on Human Values - DISCUSSION SEMINAR

Friday, March 2, 2018.  9:30 AM.
Schwab Residential Center, Vidalakis Room


BeWell Blood Drive

Friday, March 2, 2018.  10:00 AM.
Arrillaga Center for Sports and Recreation


CCRMA Open House 2018

Friday, March 2, 2018.  10:00 AM.
CCRMA, The Knoll


Are Politics Local? The Two Dimensions of Party Nationalization around the World

Friday, March 2, 2018.  12:30 PM.
Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row, Stanford, CA


Mari Kimura, violin: New and Recent Works

Friday, March 2, 2018.  7:30 PM.
CCRMA, The Knoll


k.d. lang

Friday, March 2, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Friends of Music Scholarship Recital

Saturday, March 3, 2018.  2:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Stanford Wind Symphony: Winter Concert

Saturday, March 3, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Stanford Chamber Chorale: Choral Masterworks from the French Tradition

Saturday, March 3, 2018.  8:00 PM.
Memorial Church


The American Sound

Sunday, March 4, 2018.  2:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference

Monday, March 5, 2018.
Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center


CHRI Seminar Series - CAR-T Cell Therapy for Pediatric Oncology: The Peril and the Promise

Monday, March 5, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Center - Room #102, 291 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305


The Black Women Intellectuals and Activists Who Revolutionized Black Power

Monday, March 5, 2018.  4:15 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


Energy Seminar: The Vulnerability of the U.S. Electricity Grid to Cyber Attacks; A Conversation With Ted Koppel

Monday, March 5, 2018.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center


Jeremy Huw Williams, baritone: Voice Masterclass

Monday, March 5, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


The New Barbarianism - Film Screening & Panel Discussion

Monday, March 5, 2018.  7:00 PM.
Cubberly Auditorium


Conversation with the President and Provost

Tuesday, March 6, 2018.  11:00 AM.
SIEPR Economics Conference Room


How Kenya's Elections Went from Fraud to Hope to Sham

Tuesday, March 6, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Oksenberg conference room, Encina Hall, 3rd floor


The Effects of Technology on Human Interactions

Tuesday, March 6, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences at Stanford Univ., 75 Alta Rd., Stanford CA


Taming the Shamanic Impulse: The Emergence of the Hasidic Master with Rabbi Arthur Green

Tuesday, March 6, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Building 460, Terrace Room (4th floor)


In conversation with Dean Baquet

Tuesday, March 6, 2018.  7:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


Africa Table - Exploring Ubuntu Through Global Service Learning in Zambia

Wednesday, March 7, 2018.  12:00 PM.
219 Encina Hall West


Insights from the Global Food and Water Nexus with Quentin Grafton

Wednesday, March 7, 2018.  3:30 PM.
William J. Perry Conference Room, Encina Hall


The “Protestant” Impulse in Modern Islamic Thought

Wednesday, March 7, 2018.  4:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Rm 219, 616 Serra Street


Marc Tessier-Lavigne: The Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, March 7, 2018.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center


Stanford Colloquium on Dance Studies Lecture with Dr. Harmony Bench

Wednesday, March 7, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Roble Gym 139


Stanford Colloquium on Dance Studies | Kinesthetic and Cinesthetic Affectivity: Moving and Being Moved by Dance Onscreen

Wednesday, March 7, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Roble Gym 139


DLCL Winter Film Series Screening: All About My Mother (1999) Pedro Almodóvar

Wednesday, March 7, 2018.  6:30 PM.
Pigott Hall 260-113


Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Thursday, March 8, 2018.  9:30 AM.
Bowes Art & Architecture Library


Mankiller | Film Screening and Director Q&A

Thursday, March 8, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Assembly Room, Bechtel International Center, 584 Capistrano Way


Intimate Brushes: Manuscript Exchange between Korean and Chinese Intellectual Communities in the late 18th and Early 19th Centuries

Thursday, March 8, 2018.  4:30 PM.
East Asia Library, Room 224, 518 Memorial Way


Rev. Shojun Ogi: "Re-Focusing Buddhism in Modern Japanese Society: New Dimensions in Contemporary Japanese Buddhism"

Thursday, March 8, 2018.  5:30 PM.
HARTLEY CONFERENCE CENTER, MITCHELL BUILDING


Guest Speaker: Richard Horton, Editor-in-Chief, The Lancet

Thursday, March 8, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Center


Art Practice Talk Series: Jonathan Calm

Thursday, March 8, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, Auditorium


Multiple Sclerosis - The State of the Art

Thursday, March 8, 2018.  7:00 PM.
Stanford Health Library, Hoover Pavilion, Suite 201, 211 Quarry Rd., Palo Alto, CA 94304


Jennifer Paulino, soprano, and Elaine Thornburgh, harpsichord: The Food of Love

Thursday, March 8, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Redemptive Hope in the Age of Trump with Akiba Lerner

Friday, March 9, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Building 360, Conference Room


Getting Played: Symposium on Equity

Friday, March 9, 2018.  12:30 PM.
300-300 (Anthropology Building)


Stanford Flute Ensemble

Friday, March 9, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


The missing Self in the Selfie

Friday, March 9, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Havana Room, Graduate Community Center, 750 Escondido Road, Stanford, CA 94035


Dialogues in Art

Saturday, March 10, 2018.  2:00 PM.
Anderson Collection


Danny Elfman: Concerto for Vioin and Orchestra

Ongoing from March 10, 2018 through March 11, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
Bing Concert Hall


David Kim, fortepiano

Sunday, March 11, 2018.  2:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


How Inbound Tourism and the Sharing Economy are Transforming Japan

Monday, March 12, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor, 616 Serra Street, Stanford, CA 94305


A Conversation with Aimee Bender

Monday, March 12, 2018.  7:00 PM.
Stanford Humanites Center, Levinthal Hall


Airing Grievances and the Atmospherics of Chinese Legal Reform

Tuesday, March 13, 2018.  12:00 PM.
East Asia Library, Room 224, 518 Memorial Way


Celebrating 100 Years: Stanford Graduate School of Education

Tuesday, March 13, 2018.  5:00 PM.
101 Center for Educational Research at Stanford (CERAS), 520 Galvez Mall, Stanford, CA 94305


The Power of Photography for Social Change

Tuesday, March 13, 2018.  6:30 PM.
Pigott Hall, Building 260, room 113


Early Music Singers: The Music of Tomás Luis de Victoria through the Year

Wednesday, March 14, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


[sic]—The Stanford [sic] Improvisation Collective

Wednesday, March 14, 2018.  7:30 PM.
CCRMA Stage, The Knoll


ME310 Winter Review 2018

Thursday, March 15, 2018.  3:00 PM.
The Atrium, Peterson Building 550


Lecture: Working Metal in 20th-Century Sculpture

Thursday, March 15, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, Auditorium


Performative Diasporas Conference

Friday, March 16, 2018.  9:00 AM.
The Board Room, Stanford Humanities Center


State of the Union on Gender Inequality

Friday, March 16, 2018.  9:30 AM.
Cemex Auditorium


Machine de Cirque

Ongoing from March 16, 2018 through March 17, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
Memorial Auditorium


Aaron Wilk, piano

Friday, March 16, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Stanford Woodwind Quintet: 30th Anniversary Concert

Saturday, March 17, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Ute Lemper and the Vogler String Quartet

Saturday, March 17, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Outdoor Sculpture Walk, Museum

Ongoing from February 18, 2018 through December 16, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
Meet at the entrance of the Cantor Arts Center, 328 Lomita Drive


Zurich Chamber Orchestra

Sunday, March 18, 2018.  2:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


2018 Winter MFA Documentary Film Screening

Tuesday, March 20, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


Meet the Makers Winter Student Showcase 2018

Wednesday, March 21, 2018.  9:30 AM.
The Atrium, Peterson Engineering Building, 416 Escondido Mall, Stanford University


Cafe Scientifique: A Look Inside Climate Change Theories by an Outside Scientist

Wednesday, March 21, 2018.  6:00 PM.
3373 Hillview Avenue, Room: Breezeway, Palo Alto, CA 94043


Intersections: Oscar Muñoz

Thursday, March 22, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, Auditorium


The Life Art Science Technology (LAST) Festival

Friday, March 23, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Stanford SLAC


Jazzmeia Horn

Sunday, March 25, 2018.  7:00 PM.
Bing Concert Hall Studio


Film Screening: Hans Hofmann: Artist/Teacher, Teacher/Artist

Thursday, March 29, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Anderson Collection


St. Lawrence String Quartet: Good Friday Liturgical Performance

Friday, March 30, 2018.  5:00 PM.
Memorial Church


Adrian Nicole LeBlanc / Slow Journalism: Resisting the Pull of Immediacy

Thursday, April 5, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center (tentative)


The Choir of the Queen's College, Oxford with Stanford Chamber Chorale

Thursday, April 5, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Caroline Campbell, violin

Sunday, April 8, 2018.  2:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium