lectures / readings / talks

Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): Considerations in the Treatment of Transgender Youth

Friday, December 14, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Auditorium (180), Lucile Packard Children's Hospital


Firewalls in General Relativity

Monday, January 7, 2019.  2:00 PM.
Varian Physics - Room 355


Mailis Reps, Minister of Education and Research of the Republic of Estonia

Thursday, January 10, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Bender room, Green Library


Illuminating Stem Cell Trajectories and Cellular Diversity in the Nervous System - John Ngai

Thursday, January 10, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


Basic Income Illusions: Lucas Stanczyk and Debra Satz

Thursday, January 10, 2019.  5:30 PM.
Stanford Law School, Crown Building, Room 190


Book Launch – Silicon City: San Francisco in the Long Shadow of the Valley

Thursday, January 10, 2019.  5:30 PM.
Encina Hall, Bechtel Conference Center, 616 Serra Street, Stanford, CA 94305


Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): The Harvey J. Cohen, MD, PhD Endowed Lectureship in Pediatrics

Friday, January 11, 2019.  8:00 AM.
Auditorium (180), Lucile Packard Children's Hospital


Walter Scheidel (Stanford), "What have the Romans ever done for us?"

Friday, January 11, 2019.  12:15 PM.
110-112


Second Sunday: Family Day

Sunday, January 13, 2019.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center


Statistical physics of electrons in a half-filled lowest Landau level

Monday, January 14, 2019.  2:00 PM.
Varian Physics - Room 355


A Conversation With Carter Roberts

Tuesday, January 15, 2019.  3:30 PM.
Fisher Conference Center, Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center


Dorinda Carter Andrews: "Projects of Humanization in Teacher Education and Educational Research"

Wednesday, January 16, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Center for Educational Research at Stanford (CERAS) 101


Rochona Majumdar

Thursday, January 17, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Encicna Hall West Rm 219


Genetic dissection of neuornal cell types and circuits in the cerebral cortex: from transcription mechanisms to motor control - Josh Huang

Thursday, January 17, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


Law Versus Power: Our Global Fight for Human Rights. A book talk by Wolfgang Kaleck

Thursday, January 17, 2019.  12:45 PM.
Stanford Law School, Crown Building, Room 280B


Karen King: "Reimagining the World: The Gospel of Mary"

Thursday, January 17, 2019.  5:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall


Evening Meditation for Students

Ongoing every week from January 17, 2019 through March 14, 2019.  8:00 PM.
Windhover


Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME)

Friday, January 18, 2019.  8:00 AM.
Auditorium (180), Lucile Packard Children's Hospital


Master Excel Lookups and References

Tuesday, January 22, 2019.  9:00 AM.
Redwood Hall, RM: G6 POST


A Partial Eclipse of the Net: Iran's Social Media Shutdown in Global Perspective

Tuesday, January 22, 2019.  12:00 PM.
WJP Conference room, Encina Hall Central


Career Talk with Søren Jorgensen, former CEO and Consul General of Denmark to Silicon Valley

Tuesday, January 22, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 219


Banjo Founder & CEO Damien Patton @ The Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, January 23, 2019.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center


Talkies' Kunku (1937)

Thursday, January 24, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Encicna Hall West Rm 219


Deconstructing the neurobiology of addiction towards treatment interventions - Yasmin Hurd

Thursday, January 24, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


"The Talmud as Icon: How an Ancient Oral Text Came to Embody Judaism" with Barry Scott Wimpfheimer

Thursday, January 24, 2019.  5:30 PM.
Bldg. 360, Conference Room


A Conversation on Hans Hofmann

Thursday, January 24, 2019.  6:30 PM.
Anderson Collection at Stanford University


Opportunities and Ethics of Editing Genomes: A CRISPR-Inspired Conversation

Thursday, January 24, 2019.  7:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium, Graduate School of Business


Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): SIMCore 2.0: Simulation as an Indispensable Clinical Service Partner and High Reliability Catalyst for Children's Hospitals

Friday, January 25, 2019.  8:00 AM.
Auditorium (180), Lucile Packard Children's Hospital


The Winter Soldier - A Book Talk

Friday, January 25, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 219


Science and Spirituality in Conversation

Friday, January 25, 2019.  4:00 PM.
Encina Hall, Bechtel Conference Center, Stanford University


Foundations of Healing Touch- Level 1 (1/26 & 1/27)

Saturday, January 26, 2019.  9:00 AM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Center, Rm 308


Maggie Nelson Reading, part of the Lane Lecture Series

Monday, January 28, 2019.  8:00 PM.
To Be Announced


Maggie Nelson Colloquium part of the Lane Lecture Series

Tuesday, January 29, 2019.  11:00 AM.
Terrace Room, 4th floor, Margaret Jacks Hall


Student Grief and Loss Gathering

Tuesday, January 29, 2019.  4:00 PM.
CIRCLE Common Room


Cross-Space Consumption and Social Status Compensation: Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Chinese Immigrants in the United States

Tuesday, January 29, 2019.  04:30 PM.
EAST ASIA LIBRARY, ROOM 224, 518 MEMORIAL WAY


Wes Studi in Conversation with Alexander Nemerov

Tuesday, January 29, 2019.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


Loving An Addict While Loving Yourself - A Facilitated Book Discussion (1/30 & 2/6)

Wednesday, January 30, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Kingscote Gardens (HELP Center)


Meebo Co-Founder Elaine Wherry @ the Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, January 30, 2019.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center


The Future of Learning, Opportunity, and Work: The Future of Work and Learning in California

Wednesday, January 30, 2019.  7:30 PM.
TBA


The Many Layers of Touch - Randy Bruno

Thursday, January 31, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


Fundamentals of Meditation for Staff and Faculty

Ongoing every week from January 31, 2019 through March 7, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Windhover


Singing City: Canaries in Late Imperial St. Petersburg (1880 – 1900)

Thursday, January 31, 2019.  5:30 PM.
History Corner, Building 200, Room 307


Performing the Screening

Thursday, January 31, 2019.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


Mutual Radicalization: How Groups and Nations Drive Each Other to Extremes

Thursday, January 31, 2019.  6:30 PM.
To be announced


Life's Purpose Workshop: Exploring Purpose for Health, Happiness, and Longevity

Friday, February 1, 2019.  11:30 AM.
HRP-Redwood Bldg, Rm T116


Re-animating the Historical Cities – The Role of Animal Agency in Shaping Cities in Modernity

Friday, February 1, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 219


Adrienne Mayor, "Gods and Robots: Ancient Dreams of Technology"

Friday, February 1, 2019.  12:15 PM.
110-112


The Art of Aloha - Hoʻoponopono

Monday, February 4, 2019.  11:30 AM.
TBD


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

Monday, February 4, 2019.  6:00 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


The Clayman Institute Winter Artist's Salon featuring Amara Tabor-Smith

Tuesday, February 5, 2019.  4:15 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


Canticle of the Birds: Part I

Tuesday, February 5, 2019.  6:30 PM.
Encina Hall West, room 217


Hannibal's Secret Weapon: Recruiting Nature into His Arsenal

Tuesday, February 5, 2019.  7:30 PM.
TBA


What Matters to Me and Why - Jonathan Levin

Wednesday, February 6, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Common Room in the Center for Inter-Religious Community, Learning and Experiences (CIRCLE) at Old Union, 3rd Floor


Art Focus Lectures | Stanford University: Founding Visions & Turning Points

Wednesday, February 6, 2019.  4:15 PM.
Cantor Arts Center Auditorium


Coinbase CTO Balaji Srinivasan @ the Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, February 6, 2019.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center


Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) 2/6 - 3/27

Wednesday, February 6, 2019.  5:30 PM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Center, Rm 205/206


Stegner Fellow Reading with Neha Chaudhary-Kamdar and Jay Deshpande

Wednesday, February 6, 2019.  6:30 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


Functional synaptic architecture of visual cortex - David Fitzpatrick

Thursday, February 7, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


Oskar von Hinüber: "The Buddha and History"

Thursday, February 7, 2019.  5:30 PM.
TBA


Canticle of the Birds: Part II

Thursday, February 7, 2019.  6:30 PM.
Encina Hall West, room 217


Flight, Diaspora, Identity, & Afterlife: A Symposium on the Art of Michael Richards

Friday, February 8, 2019.  11:00 AM.
Stanford Art Gallery and Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


Second Sunday: Family Day

Sunday, February 10, 2019.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center


"City on a Hilltop: American Jews and the Israeli Settler Movement" with Sara Yael Hirschhorn

Monday, February 11, 2019.  6:00 PM.
TBA


Art Focus Lectures | Stanford University: The Space Between Buildings

Wednesday, February 13, 2019.  4:15 PM.
Cantor Arts Center Auditorium


Transsynaptic mapping and manipulation of neural circuits in flies by trans-Tango - Gilad Barnea

Thursday, February 14, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


mathematics vs dementia: the ultimate intellectual folly

Thursday, February 14, 2019.  7:30 PM.
Cubberly Auditorium


500 Years of Leonardo, 1519-2019 — Living with Leonardo: Fifty Years of Sanity and Insanity in the Art World and Beyond

Tuesday, February 19, 2019.  6:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center


Art Focus Lectures | Visionary Art from Bosch to Blake

Wednesday, February 20, 2019.  4:15 PM.
Cantor Arts Center Auditorium


Stegner Fellow Reading with Gothataone Moeng and sam sax

Wednesday, February 20, 2019.  6:30 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


High-speed and high-resolution imaging of brain activity - Na Ji

Thursday, February 21, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


"Partition as a Traveling Theory? A transnational perspective on the history of Palestine's Partition, 1937-1947" with Arie M. Dubnov and Laura Robson

Thursday, February 21, 2019.  12:00 PM.
TBA


Medieval Matters: Medieval and Modern Ideas of Diet and Health

Thursday, February 21, 2019.  7:30 PM.
TBA


Gravitational Aspects of Solitons in Cosmology

Monday, February 25, 2019.  2:00 PM.
Varian Physics - Room 355


The XLVIII Annual Linus Pauling Lecture: The Cell is a Bag of RNA

Tuesday, February 26, 2019.  4:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


Art Focus Lectures | Star Light, Star Bright: Art, Astronomy, & The Night Sky

Wednesday, February 27, 2019.  4:15 PM.
Cantor Arts Center Auditorium


Mayfield Managing Director Navin Chaddha @ the Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, February 27, 2019.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center


Creative Reading in the Galleries

Thursday, February 28, 2019.  6:30 PM.
Anderson Collection


Creative Reading in the Galleries

Thursday, February 28, 2019.  6:30 PM.
Anderson Collection at Stanford University, Denning Family Resource Center


Our Sublime but Vulnerable World: The Photography of Camille Seaman

Thursday, February 28, 2019.  7:30 PM.
TBA


Playing with New Dolls or Repainting Old Ones: Modern Russian Science Policy

Friday, March 1, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 219


Veronika Hubeny's SITP Monday Colloquium

Monday, March 4, 2019.  2:00 PM.
Varian Physics - Room 355


Art Focus Lectures | Metal, Shapes, & Experience: Richard Serra's Sequence (2006) In Context

Wednesday, March 6, 2019.  4:15 PM.
Cantor Arts Center Auditorium


Pretotyping with Alberto Savoia @ the Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, March 6, 2019.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center


Cubberley Lecture Series Presents: Ron Suskind

Wednesday, March 6, 2019.  5:00 PM.
Traitel Pavilion and Hauck Auditorium


Functional dynamics of glutamate transporters - Olga Boudker

Thursday, March 7, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


2019 CARL WEBER MEMORIAL LECTURE (Featuring Professor Richard Schechner)

Thursday, March 7, 2019.  4:00 PM.
Roble Gym


Women at Stanford: Inclusion, Exclusion, and Activism from the 1890s to the 1990s

Thursday, March 7, 2019.  5:00 PM.
TBD


Hayden Lee's SITP Monday Colloquium

Monday, March 11, 2019.  2:00 PM.
Varian Physics - Room 355


Art Focus Lectures | Tina Modotti & the Mexican Renaissance

Wednesday, March 13, 2019.  4:15 PM.
Cantor Arts Center Auditorium


Choreography of neural systems across adolescence. A performance that can go wrong - Monique Ernst

Thursday, March 14, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


J. Fred Weintz and Rosemary Weintz Art Lecture Series | Malik Gaines

Thursday, March 14, 2019.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


Electoral Politics in the Islamic Republic of Iran

Thursday, March 14, 2019.  6:30 PM.
To be announced


Art Focus Lectures | San Francisco Art Market

Wednesday, March 20, 2019.  4:15 PM.
Cantor Arts Center Auditorium


Neuronal ensembles: emergent units of cortical function? - Rafael Yuste

Thursday, March 21, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


Art Focus Lectures | Gustav Klimt & the Vienna Secession

Wednesday, March 27, 2019.  4:15 PM.
Cantor Arts Center Auditorium


Modulatory mechanisms underlying aversive learning and the effects of rapidly acting anti-depressants on plasticity - Yevgenia Kozorovitskiy

Thursday, March 28, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


Venerable Tathālokā: "Powerful Challenges, Powerful Rewards Women Awakening Via the Renunciant Path in 21st Century Buddhism"

Thursday, April 11, 2019.  6:00 PM.
Humanities Center, Levinthal Hall


Kevin Young Reading, part of the Lane Lecture Series

Monday, April 15, 2019.  8:00 PM.
Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall


Kevin Young Colloquium, part of the Lane Lecture Series

Tuesday, April 16, 2019.  11:00 AM.
Terrace Room, 4th floor, Margaret Jacks Hall


Michael Radich: “The Mahāparinirvāṇa-mahāsūtra in the Religion of Sixth-Century China, as Glimpsed through 'Sengchou's' Cave at Xiaonanhai”

Thursday, April 18, 2019.  05:30 PM.
Humanities Center, Levinthal Hall


Admit Weekend 2019

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


Stegner Fellow Reading with Sterling HolyWhiteMountain and Monica Sok

Wednesday, May 1, 2019.  6:30 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


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

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


Fabio Rambelli: Music as Dharma: A Buddhist Philosophy of Music in the Sutra of Kinnara King Druma and Its Impact on Japanese Court Music (Gagaku) and Buddhist liturgical dance (bugaku hōyō)

Thursday, May 9, 2019.  5:30 PM.
Humanities Center, Levinthal Hall


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

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


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

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