featured events

Medicine & the Muse Arts Symposium with Dr. Perri Klass and music and dance performances by Stanford Medical Students

Monday, April 27, 2015.  6:00 PM.
LKSC 101/102


"Dakini Wisdom: Tracing the Emergence of the Feminine Principle and the Role of Women in Buddhism"

Monday, April 27, 2015.  6:00 PM.
Hartley Conference Center, Mitchell Earth Science Building


"Work and Welfare in the New Global Economy: A View from South Africa- A Conversation with Professor Jim Ferguson"

Monday, April 27, 2015.  6:00 PM.
Roble Theatre


Maestra: A documentary film

Monday, April 27, 2015.  07:00 PM.
CERAS 101


LIVE ON SCREEN: Katherine Dunham in Hollywood: Black Dance on the Silver Screen During World War II

Monday, April 27, 2015.  7:00 PM.
Prosser Studio Theater


A Reading by Thomas McGuane

Monday, April 27, 2015.  8:00 PM.
Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall, 616 Serra Street


Educational and Entrepreneurial Initiatives to Support Youth in Places of Violence

Ongoing every day from April 28, 2015 through April 29, 2015.  8:00 AM.
Bechtel Conference Room, Encina Hall, 616 Serra St. Stanford, CA


Arboreal Architecture: A Visual History of Trees

Ongoing every day from April 15, 2015 through July 20, 2015.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


International Discussion Series: Building a Global Student Square: Empowering Young Media Makers

Tuesday, April 28, 2015.  11:45 AM.
Bechtel International Center


The German Atlantic? Recovering an Invisible World

Tuesday, April 28, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Pigott Hall (Bldg. 260), Room 252


The German Atlantic? Recovering an Invisible World

Tuesday, April 28, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Pigott Hall (Bldg. 260), Room 252


Economic Slowdown & Corruption Crackdown in China: The Impact on Entrepreneurship

Tuesday, April 28, 2015.  4:15 PM.
HP Auditorium (B-01), Gates Computer Science Building


A Civilization of Discontents: Social Media Demystified

Tuesday, April 28, 2015.  5:00 PM.
Pigott Hall (Bldg. 260), Room 252


DANCE STUDIES LECTURE: Claudia La Rocco, former NYTimes Dance Critic

Tuesday, April 28, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Room 125, Memorial Hall


The Hunting Ground Documentary Screening and Panel Discussion

Tuesday, April 28, 2015.  7:00 PM.
Cemex Auditorium


Medieval Matters: Visions and Voices: What Sense Do We Make Of Them?

Tuesday, April 28, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium, School of Education


Tansen Sen: The Long March that Never Was: The Delhi-Peking Friendship March of 1963 and Its Global Context

Wednesday, April 29, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


The United States and Global Food Security: A View from Rome

Wednesday, April 29, 2015.  4:00 PM.
Goldman Conference Room, Encina Hall 4th Floor East


Kathleen Eisenhardt: DFJ Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, April 29, 2015.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center


Wilderness Documentary and Alaskan Salmon

Wednesday, April 29, 2015.  6:30 PM.
Y2E2 299


Van Jones on How Do We Cut the Prison Population in Half?

Wednesday, April 29, 2015.  7:00 PM.
Cemex Auditorium


Stanford Percussion Ensemble

Wednesday, April 29, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


CodeX FutureLaw Conference 2015

Thursday, April 30, 2015.  8:00 AM.
Paul Brest Hall, 555 Salvatierra Walk Stanford, CA 94305


Attend the SCI/PVA Awareness Fair!

Thursday, April 30, 2015.  11:00 AM.
VA Palo Alto's SCI Center (Building 7) dining room and courtyard


Fundamental Themes in Neurosciences - Carl Hart

Thursday, April 30, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


Jacob Lawrence Thursday Tours

Ongoing every week from April 16, 2015 through July 30, 2015.  2:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center (meet in Main Lobby)


President John Hennessy's Annual Address to the Academic Council: Technology in Teaching and Learning

Thursday, April 30, 2015.  3:15 PM.
Cemex Auditorium, Knight Management Center


Boething Lecture Featuring Nalini M. Nadkarni, "Strengthening the forest tapestry: weaving ecologists, values of trees into the realms of preachers, poets, policy-makers, and prisoners

Thursday, April 30, 2015.  4:00 PM.
Braun Auditorium & Courtyard, 333 Campus Drive


A conversation with Arnold Thackray author of "Moore's Law: The Life of Gordon Moore, Silicon Valley's Quiet Revolutionary"

Thursday, April 30, 2015.  4:30 PM.
Green Library, Bing Wing, Bender Room, 5th floor


Reframe Iran: 40 Iranian Artists through Journalism and Film

Thursday, April 30, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Cantor Arts Center auditorium


After Faith: Values and Community in a Secular World

Thursday, April 30, 2015.  05:30 PM.
Humanities Center, Levinthal Hall


Thursday Nights at the Anderson! Film Screening and Panel Discussion: !Women Art Revolution

Thursday, April 30, 2015.  6:00 PM.
Anderson Collection at Stanford University


"Vessel" Screening

Thursday, April 30, 2015.  7:00 PM.
Women's Community Center (433 Santa Teresa St.)


Camera As Witness Series: Reflections on Art through Documentary Filmmaking - "Portrait of Wally"

Thursday, April 30, 2015.  7:00 PM.
CERAS Room 101


World War I in Film Series: "A Very Long Engagement"

Thursday, April 30, 2015.  7:30 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


Fresh Perspectives on Diversity - Ruth J. Simmons - President Emerita, Brown University

Friday, May 1, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Center


Networking the Future of Games

Friday, May 1, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Shriram 104


Is Putin's Russia a Kleptocracy? And if so, so what?

Friday, May 1, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Oksenberg Conference Room


NOON CONCERT: Voice Students of Nova Jiménez

Friday, May 1, 2015.  12:15 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


State of the France-US relationship and priorities for 2015

Friday, May 1, 2015.  12:15 PM.
Koret-Taube Conference Center, Rm. 130, The John A. and Cynthia Fry Gunn Building (SIEPR), 366 Galvez Street


Michelle Pan: Senior Flute Recital

Friday, May 1, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Bing Nursery School Performance Series: "Charlotte's Web" featuring California Theater Center - NEW TIME!

Saturday, May 2, 2015.  3:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


Stanford Taiko: From the Hearts of Trees

Saturday, May 2, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Out of the Darkness - Stanford University Campus Walk

Sunday, May 3, 2015.  9:30 AM.
PAC 12 Plaza


Avi Avital, mandolin

Sunday, May 3, 2015.  2:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Noura Erakat: War on Gaza in the Age of Human Rights

Monday, May 4, 2015.  3:30 PM.
Encina Hall East, Okimoto Conference Room, 3rd Floor


Energy Seminar: Bill Mitchel, senior director, World Wide Public Sector, Microsoft, Carbon Pricing mini-series two of three

Monday, May 4, 2015.  4:15 PM.
NVIDIA auditorium, Huang Engineering


Center for South Asia Annual Lecture, Wendy Doniger: Blasphemy, Materialism, and Censorship in Ancient and Contemporary India

Monday, May 4, 2015.  4:30 PM.
CISAC Conference Room, Encina Hall Central


Womenomics: How Women's Empowerment Will Save Japan

Monday, May 4, 2015.  4:30 PM.
Bechtel Conference Center


Humanities + Digital Tools

Tuesday, May 5, 2015.  2:00 PM.
Stanford Humanities Center


Inaugural Handa Center Lecture on Human Rights: Navi Pillay

Tuesday, May 5, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Cemex Auditorium


Christopher Costanza, cello, and Xinlu Huang, piano

Tuesday, May 5, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


Modern Times: O'Keeffe, Stieglitz, and Toomer

Ongoing every day from May 6, 2015 through September 21, 2015.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Robin Sukhadia: The Music of Lagaan & The Rise of Global Bollywood

Wednesday, May 6, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Room 208, Encina Hall West, 417 Galvez Mall, Stanford, CA 94305


Africa Table: In Conversation with Aminata Sow- Fall: Writing, The Publication Industry, and Social Change in Francophone Africa

Wednesday, May 6, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Room 202, Encina Hall West, 417 Galvez Mall


Arab Excellence: Inspiring Role Models to Empower the Youth

Wednesday, May 6, 2015.  1:45 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


Doomsday Vaults, Genebanks and Plant Breeding in the Age of Climate Change

Wednesday, May 6, 2015.  3:30 PM.
Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall, 616 Serra Street, Stanford CA 94305


Investiture Ceremony: Rev. Professor Jane Shaw

Wednesday, May 6, 2015.  4:00 PM.
Stanford Memorial Church


Mike Rothenberg: DFJ Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, May 6, 2015.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center


Dare to Struggle, Dare to Win: grassroots activists on the decades long fight to end police brutality and mass incarceration

Wednesday, May 6, 2015.  7:00 PM.
Cemex


Pamela Decker: Organ Recital

Wednesday, May 6, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Does Judicial Independence Matter for Judicial Influence?

Thursday, May 7, 2015.  12:00 PM.
CISAC Conference room, Encina Hall, 2nd floor


Woods Institute Environmental Forum: Anne Castle, Landreth Visiting Fellow Stanford Woods Institute; former Assistant Secretary for Water & Science, US Department of Interior

Thursday, May 7, 2015.  3:30 PM.
Yang and Yamazaki Environment and Energy Building ( Y2E2 ) Bechtel Conference Room (Y2E2 299)


Social Class Inequality in Academic Undermatch: The Role of Social and Cultural Capital

Thursday, May 7, 2015.  03:30 PM.
CERAS Learning Hall


China Under Mao: A Revolution Derailed

Thursday, May 7, 2015.  4:15 PM.
Philippines Conference Room, 3rd Floor, Encina Hall


The Missing Sacrament: Foot-washing, Gender and the Invention of Christian Liturgy

Thursday, May 7, 2015.  4:30 PM.
TBD


Cubberley Lecture: Reimagining the Profession of Teaching

Thursday, May 7, 2015.  05:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium and Lobby


Art History Lecture Series with Francisco Prado-Vilar

Thursday, May 7, 2015.  5:45 PM.
Cummings Art Building, AR2


Schneider Memorial Lecture featuring Sylvia Earle

Thursday, May 7, 2015.  6:00 PM.
Cemex Auditorium


Lecture: "Pool Parlors and Beat Cops: The Colorful Noise of a Jacob Lawrence Street Scene"

Thursday, May 7, 2015.  6:30 PM.
Cantor auditorium


Memorializing Ancient Persia and the Modern Iran Shahyad (now Azadi) Monument: Its History and Its Meaning

Thursday, May 7, 2015.  6:30 PM.
Jordan Hall, Building 420, Room 40


"Film screening of "Saving Mes Aynak" with Introduction by Director, Brent E. Huffman"

Thursday, May 7, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


Using Games to Change Behavior at Work

Friday, May 8, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Shriram 104


Jennifer Hsieh, "Listening Brackets and Noise Limits: An Ethnographic Study of Noise Management in Taiwan"

Friday, May 8, 2015.  4:00 PM.
Humanities Center Board Room


44th Annual Stanford Powwow and Art Market

Friday, May 8, 2015.  5:00 PM.
Eucalyptus Grove, Galvez and Campus Drives on the Stanford Campus


St. Michael Trio with Robin Sharp, violin

Friday, May 8, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


Bruno Ruviaro: Cinema for the Ears

Friday, May 8, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Braun Rehearsal Hall


44th Annual Stanford Powwow and Art Market

Saturday, May 9, 2015.  11:00 AM.
Eucalyptus Grove, Galvez and Campus Drives on the Stanford Campus


Department of Music Awards Concert - New date!

Saturday, May 9, 2015.  2:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Ives Quartet

Saturday, May 9, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Stanford Philharmonia Orchestra

Saturday, May 9, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Graduate Student Music Composers

Saturday, May 9, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Meet in main lobby