science

Health Policy Forum | A Conversation with Howard Koh, MD, MPH, Harvard University

Wednesday, April 25, 2018.  10:00 AM.
Li Ka Shing Center, Berg Hall


Betray the Secret: Humanity in the Age of "Frankenstein"

Ongoing every day from April 4, 2018 through August 5, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


The Dancing Sowei: Performing Beauty in Sierra Leone

Ongoing every day from March 21, 2018 through December 21, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Hidden Beneath Diebenkorn's "Window"

Ongoing every day from April 18, 2018 through August 12, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Africa Table - Human Papillomavirus Screening in Rural Zimbabwe

Wednesday, April 25, 2018.  12:00 PM.
219 Encina Hall West


Gene-Editing and Advancing Agricultural Development in the 21st Century

Wednesday, April 25, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Green Library, Bing Wing, 5th floor, Bender Room


From The Innovator's Workbench

Wednesday, April 25, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Li Ka Shing Center, Berg Hall, 291 Campus Drive, Stanford


Open Farm Volunteer Hours

Ongoing from January 9, 2018 through June 12, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
The O'Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm


University Oral Defense - SUZANNE BIRNER: Variations in the oxygen fugacity of the upper mantle

Thursday, April 26, 2018.  9:00 AM.
Hartley Conference Center


Empower Your Engineering Research with Knovel, Engineering Village, & Mendeley

Thursday, April 26, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Robin Li and Melissa Ma Science Library, Room 402 (Training Room), Sapp Center for Science Teaching and Learning


Order from Disorder: Representations of Olfactory Information in the Cortex - Richard Axel

Thursday, April 26, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


Geophysics Department Seminar - Dr. Sonia Tikoo-Schantz: A Tale of Two Craters: Paleomagnetic Insights into Impact Processes

Thursday, April 26, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Mitchell 350/372


Public Tour: Betray the Secret: Humanity in the Age of "Frankenstein"

Ongoing from April 19, 2018 through August 5, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
Meet in museum atrium


Betray the Secret: Gallery Talk Series

Thursday, April 26, 2018.  2:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center


Bridging Sectors: Explore Jobs in Impact Investing

Thursday, April 26, 2018.  3:30 PM.
Haas Center for Public Service, DK Room


Interiorities: Reflecting Subjectivity and Sociality. First Annual Duke-Stanford Graduate Student Conference

Friday, April 27, 2018.
Margaret Jacks Hall, Building 460


University Oral Defense - MICHELLE LACOMB: Direct Methods of Observing Non-Standard Oxygen Species in Oxide Glasses and Crystals

Friday, April 27, 2018.  10:00 AM.
Green 365


Public Service Scholars Program Info Session

Friday, April 27, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Haas Center, Rm 212


Humans & Technology - our relationship with technology

Friday, April 27, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Bogota Room, Graduate Community Center, 750 Escondido Road, Stanford, CA 94035


Astronomical Society Stargazing Night

Friday, April 27, 2018.  09:00 PM.
Lake Lagunita, near Fire Pit


Curating the legacy of Stanford's oceanographic work in Monterey Bay: A science journey told through our collections - Celebrate Earth Day / Week at Hopkins Marine Station

Saturday, April 28, 2018.  01:30 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, 120 Ocean View Blvd, Pacific Grove, CA.


11th Extremely Large Databases Conference (XLDB)

Ongoing every day from April 30, 2018 through May 2, 2018.
Paul Brest Hall, Munger Graduate Residences


XLDB 2018

Monday, April 30, 2018.  9:00 AM.
Paul Brest Hall (Munger Building 4), 555 Salvatierra Walk, Stanford, CA, 94305


Vishva Dixit, "Why so many ways to die? The Non-canonical Inflammasome Pathway"

Monday, April 30, 2018.  4:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium S001


Energy Seminar: Dian Grueneich: New Developments in Energy Efficiency Technology, Policy, and Investment

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


Stanford Bio-X Frontiers in Interdisciplinary Biosciences Pre-Seminar

Tuesday, May 1, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Seminar Room S361


Public Service Scholars Program Info Session

Tuesday, May 1, 2018.  3:00 PM.
Haas Center, Rm 212


ESS Wed Seminar: Revisiting the Pliocene Ocean as an Analog for Near-Term Climate Change BY Dr. Jessica E. Tierney, Associate Professor, Department of Geosciences, University of Arizona

Wednesday, May 2, 2018.  12:30 PM.
Y2E2, Room #111


Stanford Bio-X Frontiers in Interdisciplinary Biosciences Seminar, "The Importance of Cell Type: Molecular Mechanisms of Circuit Modulation in the Mammalian Brain"

Thursday, May 3, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Seminar Room S360


Innate immune mechanisms of synapse remodeling during brain development - Anna Molofsky

Thursday, May 3, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


Geophysics Department Seminar - Dr. Brandon Schmandt: Seismically Anisotropic Magma Reservoirs Underlying Silicic Super-Eruptions

Thursday, May 3, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Mitchell 350/372


Coeducation at MIT in the 1950s-60s

Thursday, May 3, 2018.  12:30 PM.
102-103 Physics/Astrophysics, Kistler Conference Room, 452 Lomita Mall


Environmental Economics Forum | Why We Need a Social Cost of Carbon - Maureen Cropper, University of Maryland

Thursday, May 3, 2018.  3:30 PM.
Y2E2 Building, Room 299


Land a Job Solving the Bay Area Housing Crisis

Thursday, May 3, 2018.  3:30 PM.
Haas Center for Public Service, DK Room


HPS talk by Fanny Defrance-Jublot, École Pratique des Hautes Études

Thursday, May 3, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Building 200 Room TBA


Hard Earth Talk: Better Batteries

Thursday, May 3, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Roble Theater in Roble Hall


The Importance of Sustainability for Achieving Zero Hunger

Thursday, May 3, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Skilling Auditorium, Lomita Mall


Lymphedema: What You Need to Know About Diagnosis, Treatment and the Promise of Research

Thursday, May 3, 2018.  7:00 PM.
Stanford Health Library Hoover Pavilion, Suite 201, 211 Quarry Rd., Palo Alto, CA 94304


ERE Seminar: Whitney Trainor-Guitton, Colorado School of Mines — Fault Classification from 3D Imaging of a Vertical DAS Profile

Monday, May 7, 2018.  12:30 PM.
Room 104, Green Earth Sciences Building, 367 Panama Street, Stanford


ESS Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Virginia Selz: Controls On Polar Ice Algal Communities And Their Linkage To The Phytoplankton Community During The Spring Season

Monday, May 7, 2018.  1:00 PM.
Room 365, Green Earth Sciences Building, 367 Panama Street, Stanford


Alex Schier, "Single-cell reconstruction of vertebrate development"

Monday, May 7, 2018.  4:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium S001


Energy Seminar: Evelyn Wang: Advancing Energy and Water Technologies via Nanoengineered Materials

Monday, May 7, 2018.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center


MBC Seminar Spring 2018

Monday, May 7, 2018.  5:10 PM.
Sloan Hall, Math Bldg 380, Room 380-C (lower level courtyard side)


#mediaX2018 Conference: Transparency and Trust in a World of Social Bots

Tuesday, May 8, 2018.  8:30 AM.
Mackenzie Room (3rd FL Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center)


"Leaping from blackboard to bedside: medical imaging and higher - dimensional geometry” Professor David Donoho

Tuesday, May 8, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


8th Annual WSDM Women's Health forum

Wednesday, May 9, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Berg Hall, Rooms A and B, Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge


What Matters to Me and Why - Michele Elam

Wednesday, May 9, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Common Room in the Center for Inter-Religious Community, Learning and Experiences (CIRCLE) at Old Union, 3rd Floor


Lunchtime Learning— Email 101: Writing Professional and Productive Emails

Wednesday, May 9, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Thornton 110


WISE Inspirations Network at Stanford featuring Brenda Wilkerson, AnitaB.org President and CEO

Wednesday, May 9, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Faculty Club Main Dining Room


Joshua Hoffman: The Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, May 9, 2018.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center


Taste Processing in Drosophila - Kristin Scott

Thursday, May 10, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


Geophysics Department Seminar - Dr. Lucia Gualtieri: Monitoring and Understanding the Physics of Environmental Processes Through Seismic Signals

Thursday, May 10, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Mitchell 350/372


Environmental Economics Forum: Reed Walker, UCB

Thursday, May 10, 2018.  3:30 PM.
Y2E2 Building, Room 299


Champion a Cause: Jobs in the Field of Advocacy

Thursday, May 10, 2018.  3:30 PM.
Haas Center for Public Service, DK Room


HPS talk by Ofer Gal, University of Sydney

Thursday, May 10, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Lane History Building 200, Room 307


Do Sustainable Energy and Poverty Reduction Go Hand in Hand?

Thursday, May 10, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Skilling Auditorium, Lomita Mall


Chuan He, "RNA methylation in gene expression regulation"

Friday, May 11, 2018.  4:00 PM.
Munzer Auditorium, Beckman Center


Music and the Brain Symposium 2018: Performance

Ongoing from May 11, 2018 through May 12, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
CCRMA, The Knoll


Stanford One Health 2018 - Climate Change and Its Impact on Human and Animal Health

Saturday, May 12, 2018.  8:30 AM.
Li Ka Shing Center


Stanford's Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve to Host Community Open House

Saturday, May 12, 2018.  10:00 AM.
All Parking Off-site at Sand Hill Commons, 2882 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025


ERE Seminar: Mathew Ingraham, Ph.D., Sandia National Lab — Salt Reservoir Mechanics

Monday, May 14, 2018.  12:30 PM.
Room 104, Green Earth Sciences Building, 367 Panama Street, Stanford


Energy Seminar: Yang Shao-Horn: Energy Storage: Current and Future

Monday, May 14, 2018.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center


"Exoplanets and the Search for Habitable Worlds" 35th Annual Bunyan Lecture

Monday, May 14, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Hewlett Teaching Center, 370 Serra Mall, Auditorium #201


Where here: 2018 Stanford MFA Thesis Exhibition

Ongoing every day from May 15, 2018 through June 17, 2018.  12:00 PM.
STANFORD ART GALLERY


Wearable Electronics Seminar: Novel Battery Technology

Tuesday, May 15, 2018.  1:00 PM.
Y2E2 Building, room 382


Environmental Forum | Anne Beaudreau, University of Alaska Fairbanks

Tuesday, May 15, 2018.  3:30 PM.
Y2E2 Building, Room 299


Fail Safe: Challenging Your Identity in Professional Decision Making

Tuesday, May 15, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Shriram Center Tea Room


What the Future Holds: In Conversation with Walter Mosley

Tuesday, May 15, 2018.  7:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


Betray the Secret: Gallery Talk Series

Wednesday, May 16, 2018.  2:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center


Special Screening of Documentary Film 'FOOD EVOLUTION'

Wednesday, May 16, 2018.  2:30 PM.
Vidalakis Dining Hall, Schwab Residential Center, 680 Serra St., Stanford, CA 94305


Gabe Parisi-Amon: The Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, May 16, 2018.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center


Center for Population Health Sciences | Seminar Series: John Brownstein, Chief Innovation Officer, Boston Children's Hospital, Professor, Harvard Medical School

Thursday, May 17, 2018.  10:00 AM.
Li Ka Shing Center, LK 320, 3rd floor, 291 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305


Geophysics Department Seminar - Karen Fischer: Imaging the Lithospheric Mantle Across the U.S.

Thursday, May 17, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Mitchell 350/372


The infantile amnesia paradox: a critical period of learning to learn and remember - Cristina Alberini

Thursday, May 17, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


Get Advice from Advice-Giving Experts: Careers in Social Sector Consulting

Thursday, May 17, 2018.  3:30 PM.
Haas Center for Public Service, DK Room


2018 Annual Boething Lecture: Dr. Rodolfo Dirzo

Thursday, May 17, 2018.  4:00 PM.
Geo Corner Building 320, Room 105


Hard Earth Talk: Wanting Less

Thursday, May 17, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Roble Theater in Roble Hall


Connectedness, Equity and Joy — Lessons from the Kiva journey

Thursday, May 17, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Skilling Auditorium, Lomita Mall


Opening Reception | Where here: 2018 Stanford MFA Thesis Exhibition

Thursday, May 17, 2018.  5:00 PM.
STANFORD ART GALLERY


Is An Electric Vehicle Right for You?

Thursday, May 17, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Mitchell Park Community Center, Palo Alto


Achauer Undergraduate Honors Symposium in Biology

Friday, May 18, 2018.  3:00 PM.
STLC 114


ERE Seminar: Josephina Schembre, Chevron ETC — Digital Rock Technology: Examples of adding Value

Monday, May 21, 2018.  12:30 PM.
Room 104, Green Earth Sciences Building, 367 Panama Street, Stanford


Food Insecurity: A 21st Century Threat to Global Security and Stability

Monday, May 21, 2018.  3:30 PM.
Paul Brest Hall


Daniel Matute, "The genetic basis of mating female preferences in Drosophila"

Monday, May 21, 2018.  4:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium S001


Energy Seminar: Mary Ann Piette: The Need for Customer Electric Load Flexibility and the California Demand Response Potential Study

Monday, May 21, 2018.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center


MBC Seminar Spring 2018

Monday, May 21, 2018.  5:10 PM.
Sloan Hall, Math Bldg 380, Room 380-C (lower level courtyard side)


Stanford Bio-X Frontiers in Interdisciplinary Biosciences Pre-Seminar

Tuesday, May 22, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Seminar Room S361


Apocalyptic AI: Religion, Artificial Intelligence, and the End of the World (as We Know It) | 11th Annual Garfield Forum

Tuesday, May 22, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


50 Years of Transforming Lives: The History and Future of Heart Transplant at Stanford

Tuesday, May 22, 2018.  5:30 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium, Knight Management Center, 655 Knight Way, Stanford, CA 94305


Bright Spots & Landmines: The Diabetes Guide I Wish Someone Had Handed Me – Author Event

Tuesday, May 22, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Stanford Health Library Hoover Pavilion, Suite 201, 211 Quarry Rd., Palo Alto, CA 94304


Stanford Medicine Big Data in Precision Health Conference

Wednesday, May 23, 2018.  9:00 AM.
Li Ka Shing Center, Paul Berg Hall


Climate Change: What You Can Do

Wednesday, May 23, 2018.  6:30 PM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Center, Rm 304/305


Stanford Bio-X Frontiers in Interdisciplinary Biosciences Seminar, "Reinterpreting the Genetic Code - Engineering and Probing Protein Behavior with Non-Canonical Amino Acids"

Thursday, May 24, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Seminar Room S360


Geophysics Department Seminar - Emma Hill: Title TBD

Thursday, May 24, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Mitchell 350/372


Functional flexibility: Circuit mechanisms of state-dependent regulation in the cortex - Jess Cardin

Thursday, May 24, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


Explore Non-Desk Jobs in Government

Thursday, May 24, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Haas Center for Public Service, DK Room


Joint Bechtel/UAR/Haas Center Fellowships Informational Session

Thursday, May 24, 2018.  3:30 PM.
Assembly Room, Bechtel International Center


Data Storytelling with Thematic Maps: The Design Genius of Charles Joseph Minard

Thursday, May 24, 2018.  3:30 PM.
The David Rumsey Map Center, Green Library, Bing Wing, 4th Floor


Betray the Secret: Gallery Talk Series

Wednesday, May 30, 2018.  2:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center


Scott Sternson, "Chemical thinking about the neurobiology of need"

Wednesday, May 30, 2018.  4:00 PM.
Clark Center Seminar Room S360


Traveling Exhibit: Masters of Our Own Homes: Estonia at 100

Ongoing every day from May 31, 2018 through June 6, 2018.
Stanford Shopping Center, Center Pavilion


Multiscale imaging of spontaneous activity in the developing nervous system - Michael Crair

Thursday, May 31, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


A Conversation with Marcia McNutt

Thursday, May 31, 2018.  3:30 PM.
Gunn Building, Koret-Taube Conference Center


Café Scientifique: Skin-Inspired Electronic Materials & Devices

Thursday, May 31, 2018.  6:00 PM.
3373 Hillview Avenue, Room: Breezeway, Palo Alto, CA 94043


The 2018 AABS Conference at Stanford University: The 100th Anniversary of Baltic Independence

Ongoing every day from June 1, 2018 through June 3, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Stanford University


20th Annual Holman Lecture and Research Day

Friday, June 1, 2018.  11:00 AM.
David and Joan Traitel Building


Exhibit Opening: Masters of Our Own Homes: Estonia at 100

Saturday, June 2, 2018.  4:00 PM.
Stanford Shopping Center, Center Pavilion


MBC Seminar Spring 2018

Monday, June 4, 2018.  5:10 PM.
Sloan Hall, Math Bldg 380, Room 380-C (lower level courtyard side)


Eran Segal, "The human gut microbiome in health and disease"

Wednesday, June 6, 2018.  4:00 PM.
Munzer Auditorium, Beckman Center


Stanford Design EXPErience 2018

Thursday, June 7, 2018.  9:30 AM.
Hewlett Teaching Center 200 & Peterson Building Atrium


Geophysics Department Seminar - Mathieu Perton: Title TBD

Thursday, June 7, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Mitchell 350/372


Social transmission of maternal behavior via oxytocin and synaptic plasticity - Robert Froemke

Thursday, June 7, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


MBC Seminar Spring 2018

Monday, June 11, 2018.  5:10 PM.
Sloan Hall, Math Bldg 380, Room 380-C (lower level courtyard side)


2018 Contemplation by Design Summit: Oct 31 - Nov 8

Ongoing from October 31, 2018 through November 8, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
Stanford University Campus


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

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