featured events

Open Farm Volunteer Hours

Ongoing from September 6, 2018 through December 6, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
The O'Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm


2nd Annual SPHERE Mini Symposium

Thursday, September 20, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge: Paul Berg Hall


128th Opening Convocation Ceremony

Thursday, September 20, 2018.  4:00 PM.
Inner Quad Courtyard


SHAOLIN MONKS PERFORMING AT STANFORD!

Friday, September 21, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Discovery Walk (between Clark Center and LKSC)


Charles Lloyd and the Marvels with special guest Lucinda Williams

Friday, September 21, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Dosa (Fermented crepe) with Celery Chutney and Lentil soup

Friday, September 21, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Nairobi Room, Graduate Community Center, 750 Escondido Road, Stanford, CA


Jon Cleary

Ongoing from September 22, 2018 through September 22, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
Bing Studio


The Baylor Project

Sunday, September 23, 2018.  7:00 PM.
Bing Studio


Microbiome Symposium 2018

Monday, September 24, 2018.  08:00 AM.
The Stanford Faculty Club


The System Transformation Masterclass: Scale and Leadership

Ongoing from September 24, 2018 through September 28, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
Old Union Clubhouse Ballroom at Stanford University


Fireside Chat with Vinod Khosla: Seminar in AI in Healthcare Series

Monday, September 24, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Bishop Auditorium


Falling Walls Lab at SLAC

Tuesday, September 25, 2018.  3:00 PM.
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Kavli Auditorium, Building 051


Wynton Marsalis in Conversation

Tuesday, September 25, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Videographic Frankenstein

Ongoing every weekday (M-F) from September 26, 2018 through October 26, 2018.
Dr Sidney & Iris Miller Discussion Space


Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra

Wednesday, September 26, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Art21: Art in the 21st Century Season 9 Premiere: Berlin

Thursday, September 27, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Denning Family Resource Center, Anderson Collection at Stanford University


Of Diet and Profit: Food Scarcity and Subsistence Protest in Nineteenth-Century Iran

Thursday, September 27, 2018.  6:30 PM.
Bishop Auditorium


World Sexual Health Day, North America

Friday, September 28, 2018.  9:00 AM.
Paul Brest Hall, Munger


Kilian Mallon (Stanford), "Ghost Towns of the Roman West, 150–300 CE"

Friday, September 28, 2018.  12:15 PM.
110-112


Nick Thune

Ongoing from September 29, 2018 through September 29, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
Bing Studio


Kersti Kaljulaid, President of the Republic of Estonia - SOLD OUT

Monday, October 1, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Bender room, Green Library


CHRI Seminar Series - Pediatric Healthcare Innovation and Technology Transfer

Monday, October 1, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Alway Building, M106


Conversation with the President and Provost

Monday, October 1, 2018.  12:30 PM.
Tresidder Oak Lounge


Energy Seminar: Julia Prochnik

Monday, October 1, 2018.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center


Book Launch - Money Well Spent: A Strategic Guide to Smart Philanthropy

Monday, October 1, 2018.  5:00 PM.
366 Galvez St. Stanford, CA 94305


Dohee Lee: Singing Body Workshop

Tuesday, October 2, 2018.  1:30 PM.
Roble Gym


Maureen Fan: The Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, October 3, 2018.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center


St. Lawrence String Quartet: Concert for the Community

Wednesday, October 3, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


The Puck Quartet

Wednesday, October 3, 2018.  7:30 PM.
CCRMA Stage, The Knoll


Dean's Lecture Series | Jessica Lessin, Founder and CEO, The Information

Thursday, October 4, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Center


Book Talk & Signing: Nisei Naysayer: The Memoir of Militant Japanese American Journalist Jimmie Omura

Thursday, October 4, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Green Library, 5th Floor, Albert M. Bender Room


2018 Bright Award for Environmental Sustainability

Thursday, October 4, 2018.  5:00 PM.
Paul Brest Hall, Munger Graduate Residences


Dürer's Knots: A Wired Renaissance | Susan Dackerman, John & Jill Freidenrich Director, Cantor Arts Center

Thursday, October 4, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


Amity and Prosperity: One Family and the Fracturing of America

Thursday, October 4, 2018.  7:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


Dystopian Dream

Ongoing from October 4, 2018 through October 5, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
Memorial Auditorium


Gallery Talk: Roger Steffens "Vietnam, Psyops, & Born on the Fourth of July"

Friday, October 5, 2018.  1:00 PM.
Herbert Hoover Memorial Exhibit Pavilion (next to Hoover Tower)


Happy 50th Birthday, Robin Sharp, with Ben Simon and the San Francisco Chamber Orchestra All-Stars

Saturday, October 6, 2018.  7:30 PM.
TBA


Energy Seminar: Carla J. Peterman: Regulation at California's Distribution Edge: CPUC Efforts to Integrate, Value and Monetize Distributed Energy Resources

Monday, October 8, 2018.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center


"The Book of Ruth and the Question of Migration: From S.Y. Agnon to Adi Nes" with Ilana Pardes

Tuesday, October 9, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Bldg. 360, Conference Room


John Hennessy Book Event for "Leading Matters"

Tuesday, October 9, 2018.  6:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


On Love: What It Is and How It Inspires Great Art

Tuesday, October 9, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Film Screening of “The Shepherdess of the Glaciers” with Discussion by Filmmaker, Stanzin Dorjai Gya

Tuesday, October 9, 2018.  07:30 PM.
Bishop Auditorium, Lathrop Library


Stanford Medicine | LGBTQ+ Forum

Wednesday, October 10, 2018.  3:30 PM.
Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Center


An Evening with Dean Steve Graham in San Francisco

Wednesday, October 10, 2018.  5:00 PM.
The City Club, 155 Sansome Street, 10th Floor, San Francisco, CA


Videographic Deformations: How (and Why) to Break Your Favorite Films | Jason Mittell

Wednesday, October 10, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


A Conversation with John Carreyrou

Wednesday, October 10, 2018.  6:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium, Stanford Graduate School of BusinessCEMEX


I'm With Her

Wednesday, October 10, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Geophysics Department Seminar - Aurélien Mordret: Exploring the Greenland Cryosphere with Ambient Seismic Noise Interferometry

Thursday, October 11, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Mitchell 350/372


OPENING RECEPTION | Presence: The 5th Annual Undergraduate Juried Exhibition

Thursday, October 11, 2018.  5:00 PM.
STANFORD ART GALLERY


A Meng-Wu Lecture featuring Stephanie Brown, PhD

Thursday, October 11, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


Book Talk: With Open Eyes

Thursday, October 11, 2018.  6:30 PM.
Building 370, Room 370, Main Quad, 450 Serra Mall


Parents' Night Out

Friday, October 12, 2018.  5:00 PM.
Arrillaga Outdoor Education & Recreation Center


Shenson Recital Series: John Brancy, baritone, and Peter Dugan, piano – "Armistice: The Journey Home"

Sunday, October 14, 2018.  2:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Voice Masterclass with John Brancy, baritone

Monday, October 15, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


No Belles: Legends of Women in Science

Monday, October 15, 2018.  04:30 PM.
Sapp Center Auditorium (Room 111).


Book Talk: Moon Brow

Tuesday, October 16, 2018.  6:30 PM.
Building 370, Room 370, Main Quad, 450 Serra Mall


What Matters to Me and Why - Susie Brubaker-Cole

Wednesday, October 17, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Common Room in the Center for Inter-Religious Community, Learning and Experiences (CIRCLE) at Old Union, 3rd Floor


Puneet Agarwal: The Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, October 17, 2018.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center


The 2018 Ruth K. Franklin Lecture on the Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas: El Anatsui in Conversation

Wednesday, October 17, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Freedom Behind Bars: Indira Gandhi's Emergency Regime,1975-77.

Thursday, October 18, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Rm 219


Halting Exchange: The Travel Ban's Cultural Effects

Thursday, October 18, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


The Chemistry of Art

Friday, October 19, 2018.  2:30 PM.
Sapp Center Auditorium, Room 111


Kronos Quartet: Music For Change—The Banned Countries

Saturday, October 20, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Curator Talk: Queer Warhol

Sunday, October 21, 2018.  1:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Energy Seminar: S. Julio Friedmann

Monday, October 22, 2018.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center


OPENING RECEPTION | Wherein Waters Rise, Drought Advances and Migration of Species Becomes Inevitable

Tuesday, October 23, 2018.  5:00 PM.
COULTER ART GALLERY


Populist Challenges to Democracy

Tuesday, October 23, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University


Tina Seelig with guests: The Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, October 24, 2018.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center


Reunion / Homecoming

Ongoing every day from October 25, 2018 through October 28, 2018.
Ford Center (check-in)


State Highway 31: A Road Trip Through the Heart of Modern India

Thursday, October 25, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Rm 219


Hadi and His Alam

Thursday, October 25, 2018.  6:30 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


20th Annual Fogarty, MD Lecture: Focus on Innovation featuring John R. Adler, Jr., MD - "Sometimes an Entrepreneur, ALWAYS a Doctor"

Friday, October 26, 2018.  4:00 PM.
James H. Clark Center Building Auditorium


Film Screening | The Voice of Hagia Sophia

Friday, October 26, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


Sexual Harassment and the Advancement of Women in Academic Science, Engineering, and Medicine

Monday, October 29, 2018.  4:15 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


Japonica Brown-Saracino, How Places Make Us: The Origins of Novel LBQ Identities in Four Small Cities.

Monday, October 29, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Building 120, Studio 40 (Sub-Basement)


Photography, Archives, and Apophenia: Lukas Felzmann on the Intersection of Nature and Culture

Monday, October 29, 2018.  4:30 PM.
McMurtry Building 355 Roth Way Stanford, CA 94305


Energy Seminar: Douglas Kimmelman: Inconvenient Truths about Energy

Monday, October 29, 2018.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center


CBD 2018: Carillon Concert and Community-wide Contemplative Pause

Wednesday, October 31, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Dohrmann Grove, the Oval Ear, Hoover Lawn, and Meyer Green


CBD 2018: Keynote with Roshi Joan Halifax - Standing at the Edge: Finding Freedom Where Fear and Courage Meet

Thursday, November 1, 2018.  7:00 PM.
Memorial Church


Health Policy Forum | Painkiller: How Oxycontin ignited the opioid epidemic

Friday, November 2, 2018.  10:30 AM.
Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Center


Gallery Talk: Brent Procter "Remembering the Overseas Weekly in Vietnam"

Friday, November 2, 2018.  1:00 PM.
Herbert Hoover Memorial Exhibit Pavilion (next to Hoover Tower)


Emily Greenwood (Yale), "Troubling the Classical Commonplace: Reading Ancient Athenian Legal Speeches After Frederick Douglass"

Friday, November 2, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Paul Brest Hall West


Say What? The Power of Communication in Raising Healthy, Engaged Kids

Friday, November 2, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Auditorium, 551 Serra Mall, Stanford University


H. K. Gruber's Frankenstein: St. Lawrence String Quartet and Friends

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


18th Annual Race Against PH 5k

Sunday, November 4, 2018.  9:00 AM.
Stanford University Pac-12 Plaza