lectures / readings / talks

Stanford Memorial Church Friday Tour

Ongoing from March 31, 2017 through March 30, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
Stanford Memorial Church


Cladistic Obsessions -- Earth Systems

Tuesday, January 9, 2018.  07:00 PM.
Y2E2 111


Author Event: Cladistic Obsessions

Tuesday, January 9, 2018.  07:00 PM.
Y2E2 111


Should We Regulate Hate Speech?

Wednesday, January 10, 2018.  12:45 PM.
RM 280A, Stanford Law School


How to read Zhuang Tzu

Thursday, January 11, 2018.  4:15 PM.
East Asia Library, Room 224, 518 Memorial Way


Dolores Huerta | 13th Annual Anne & Loren Kieve Distinguished Lecture

Thursday, January 11, 2018.  7:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS: Engineering Viral Reactive T-Cells to Treat Resistant Viral Disease after Transplantation

Friday, January 12, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


Dorian T. Warren and Mia Birdsong / Basic Income and Racial Justice

Tuesday, January 16, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Tresidder Union, Oak Lounge


The Eternal Magnetism of the Dictator: A Psychological Analysis

Tuesday, January 16, 2018.  6:30 PM.
Geology Corner, Building 320, Room 105


CCSRE Faculty Seminar Series | "Race Talk Across the Disciplines: Four Stanford Scholars Examine the Semantics of a Troubled Term"

Wednesday, January 17, 2018.  12:00 PM.
TERRACE ROOM, MARGARET JACKS HALL (BUILDING 460)


Book Launch: Social Startup Success

Wednesday, January 17, 2018.  5:00 PM.
Bechtel Conference Center – Encina Hall


Bargaining Success in the Reform of the Eurozone

Thursday, January 18, 2018.  12:00 PM.
William J. Perry Conference Room (formerly named the CISAC Conference Room)


Doug Holtz-Eakin Talk on The Trump Policy Agenda: Preliminary Grade and Future Outlook

Thursday, January 18, 2018.  2:15 PM.
Hauck Auditorium, David & Joan Traitel Building


A Talk By Tim Wise, Internationally-renowned, Anti-Racist Author and Educator

Thursday, January 18, 2018.  4:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium, Stanford University


Letters Home from Stanford: 125 Years of Correspondence l A Collaboration with the Stanford University Archives

Thursday, January 18, 2018.  5:00 PM.
Stanford Law School, F.I.R. Hall, Room 190 *Tentative


Intersections: Recent Works to Date | Pope.L

Thursday, January 18, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


Becoming Frankenstein: On Risky Aspirations

Thursday, January 18, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Stanford Humanities Center


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS: Santa Clara County Child Death Review

Friday, January 19, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


Wisdom Therapy - All You Need is Love, and Wisdom

Saturday, January 20, 2018.  9:00 AM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Center, Room 308


Time Management for Less Stress and More Joy (1/22 & 1/29, 2018)

Monday, January 22, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Education Bldg (Cubberly), Rm 313


Leonardo Rastelli's Monday Colloquium

Monday, January 22, 2018.  2:00 PM.
Varian Physics - Room 355


Claire Messud Reading, part of the Lane Lecture Series

Monday, January 22, 2018.  8:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium, School of Education, 485 Lasuen Mall


Cardinal Service Tours

Ongoing from September 27, 2017 through May 23, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
Haas Center for Public Service


Populism as a Problem of Social Integration

Thursday, January 25, 2018.  12:00 PM.
William J. Perry Conference Room (formerly named the CISAC Conference Room)


Better Choices, Better Health (1/25 - 3/1, 2018)

Thursday, January 25, 2018.  5:00 PM.
Hoover Pavilion, 211 Quarry Road, Third Floor Conference Rm


Do We Do Too Little About Child Abuse — or Too Much?

Thursday, January 25, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Stanford Law School, Room 290


The Concept of Love in Medieval Persian Sufi Poetry

Thursday, January 25, 2018.  6:30 PM.
Geology Corner, Building 320, Room 105


Take a course in Asian American Studies!

Friday, January 26, 2018.
Asian American Activities Center


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS

Friday, January 26, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


Heterogeneous Critique; A Proposal from a Latin American(ist) Point of View

Friday, January 26, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Pigott Hall (Bldg. 260), Room 252


How, When and What to Eat to Improve Body Composition

Friday, January 26, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Clark Auditorium


Netta Engelhardt's Monday Colloquium

Monday, January 29, 2018.  2:00 PM.
Varian Physics - Room 355


Food Trends: Where Are We Now? The Evidence Behind Popular Foods and Diets 1/30 - 2/13

Tuesday, January 30, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Center, Rm 308


Why Did I Eat That - Again?

Wednesday, January 31, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center, Rm s361


Life Reflection Workshop for Self Discovery 1/31 - 2/28

Wednesday, January 31, 2018.  4:30 PM.
HRP-Redwood Bldg, Rm 138B


Spinefulness Basics — A Little Awareness Goes A Long Way

Thursday, February 1, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Center for Clinical Sciences Research, Rm 4205


Heyns Lecture: Religious and Ethical Dimensions of Artificial Intelligence - The Venerable Tenzin Priyadarshi

Thursday, February 1, 2018.  5:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall in the Humanities Center


Democracy in Iran: Why It Failed and How It Might Succeed

Thursday, February 1, 2018.  6:30 PM.
Building 370, room 370


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS

Friday, February 2, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


Time Management for Less Stress and More Joy (2/5 & 2/12, 2018)

Monday, February 5, 2018.  12:00 PM.
SLAC Bldg 40, Sycamore Rm 195


View From The Top: Ginni Rometty, Chairman, President, and CEO of IBM

Tuesday, February 6, 2018.  12:10 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


Artist's Salon featuring Chang-rae Lee

Tuesday, February 6, 2018.  4:15 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


"Extrasolar Planets"

Tuesday, February 6, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Hewlett Teaching Center, Room 201


CCSRE Faculty Seminar Series | Antonio Puente

Wednesday, February 7, 2018.  12:00 PM.
TERRACE ROOM, MARGARET JACKS HALL (BUILDING 460)


What Matters to Me and Why - Steven A. Denning

Wednesday, February 7, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Common Room in the Center for Inter-Religious Community, Learning and Experiences (CIRCLE) at Old Union, 3rd Floor


Awaken Your Natural Voice (2/7 - 2/21, 2018)

Wednesday, February 7, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Main Campus/TBD


The Ukrainian Night: An Intimate History of Revolution

Wednesday, February 7, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Lane History Corner, Building 200, Room 307


Climate Change: What You Can Do to Live a Low-Carbon Life (2/7 - 2/21, 2018)

Wednesday, February 7, 2018.  6:30 PM.
Medical School Office Bldg, Rm 303


St. Olaf Choir Concert

Wednesday, February 7, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Stanford Memorial Church


Because I Said So: Exploring Power and Powerlessness in Rabbinic Thought with Rabba Yaffa Epstein

Thursday, February 8, 2018.  5:00 PM.
TBD


Sound Immersion Experience - Gongs & Singing Bowls

Thursday, February 8, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Stanford Graduate Community Center, 750 Escondido Road, Havana Room


Phillip E. Bloom: “Born in the Latter Days of the Dharma: Ecology and Eternity in a Song-Dynasty Buddhist Monastery”

Thursday, February 8, 2018.  5:30 PM.
STANFORD HUMANITIES CENTER, LEVINTHAL HALL


In Search of Modern Iran

Thursday, February 8, 2018.  6:30 PM.
Geology Corner, Building 320, Room 105


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS: The Female Athlete Triad: Screening, Complications, and Clinical Conundrums.

Friday, February 9, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


Darlene Love

Friday, February 9, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Peter Graham's Monday Colloquium

Monday, February 12, 2018.  2:00 PM.
Varian Physics - Room 355


Studio Lecture Series: Manuel Rocha Iturbide

Thursday, February 15, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


Reflections on the Origins of the Iranian Revolution of 1979

Thursday, February 15, 2018.  6:30 PM.
Geology Corner, Building 320, Room 105


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS

Friday, February 16, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


Healthy Body, Healthy Mind

Tuesday, February 20, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Center, Rm 209


Pioneers in Educational Globe-trotting: Stanford Travel/Study at 50

Tuesday, February 20, 2018.  5:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium *tentative


Tim Wu / The Curse of Bigness Revisited - LECTURE

Tuesday, February 20, 2018.  7:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium (tentative)


Tim Wu / The Curse of Bigness Revisited - DISCUSSION SEMINAR

Wednesday, February 21, 2018.  10:00 AM.
Stanford Law School. Room 320F


Heather Blair: "What Counts? Buddhism, Picturebooks, and Japanese Culture"

Thursday, February 22, 2018.  5:30 PM.
STANFORD HUMANITIES CENTER, BOARD ROOM


Spinefulness Plus: Focus on Neck, Shoulders, Arms and Hands

Thursday, February 22, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Center for Clinical Sciences Research, Rm 4205


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS

Friday, February 23, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


Takács Quartet

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


MBC Seminar Winter 2018

Monday, February 26, 2018.  5:10 PM.
Sloan Hall, Math Bldg 380, Room 380-C (lower level courtyard side)


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

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


CCSRE Faculty Seminar Series | Sarah Song

Wednesday, February 28, 2018.  12:00 PM.
TBD


Creativity as Your Personal Well-Being Strategy

Wednesday, February 28, 2018.  1:30 PM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Center, Rm 203/204


Samantha Power / Tanner Lectures on Human Values - LECTURE 1

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


CCSRE Chautauqua | Jonathan Rosa | Looking like a Language, Sounding like a Race: Raciolinguistic Ideologies and the Learning of Latinidad

Thursday, March 1, 2018.  4:00 PM.
CCSRE Conference Room, Building 360, Main Quad


Samantha Power / Tanner Lectures on Human Values - LECTURE 2

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


Barbara Rossetti Ambros: "On Talking Terms with Mihotokesama: Material and Bodily Practices of a Jōdo Shin Healer"

Thursday, March 1, 2018.  5:30 PM.
LEVINTHAL HALL, STANFORD HUMANITIES CENTER


Partner Shiatsu for Neck and Shoulder Release

Thursday, March 1, 2018.  6:30 PM.
Roble Gym (375 Santa Teresa Street), Studio 114


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS: Update and Current Trends: the Future of Solid Organ Donation

Friday, March 2, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


Samantha Power / Tanner Lectures on Human Values - DISCUSSION SEMINAR

Friday, March 2, 2018.  9:30 AM.
TBD


Steven Gubser's Monday Colloquium

Monday, March 5, 2018.  2:00 PM.
Varian Physics - Room 355


The Black Women Intellectuals and Activists Who Revolutionized Black Power

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


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)


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


Sound Immersion Experience - Gongs & Singing Bowls

Thursday, March 8, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Stanford Graduate Community Center, 750 Escondido Road, Havana Room


Art Practice Talk Series: Jonathan Calm

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


A Reflection on My Last Novel: Ask the Mirror

Thursday, March 8, 2018.  6:30 PM.
Building 320, room 105


42nd Annual Stanford-Berkeley Conference - Empires: Past and Present

Friday, March 9, 2018.
Stanford Humanities Center, 424 Santa Teresa Street


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS: Evaluating Anemia in Neonates: Herb Schwartz and the Wintrobe Legacy

Friday, March 9, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


Redemptive Hope in the Age of Trump with Akiba Lerner

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


A Conversation with Aimee Bender

Monday, March 12, 2018.  7:00 PM.
TBA


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


Designing Your Mixed Methods Research Project: An Interactive Workshop Featuring Dr. Creswell

Ongoing every day from March 15, 2018 through March 17, 2018.
Stanford Alumni Center, Fisher Conference Room


Finding Inner Balance with HeartMath: Tools and Technology to Reduce Stress and Add Heart to Your Life

Thursday, March 15, 2018.  1:30 PM.
Li Ka Shing Learning Ctr, Rm 306


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS: Red Book Vaccine Update

Friday, March 16, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS: The SWEET Diabetes Registry: Benchmarking and Quality Improvement Worldwide

Friday, March 23, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS: The Fetal and Pregnancy Health Program at LCPH Stanford: Update and Overview

Friday, March 30, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


Art Practice Talk Series: Terry Berlier

Thursday, April 5, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, Auditorium


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS: Using Innovation to Address Adolescent STI Disparities

Friday, April 6, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


CCSRE Faculty Seminar Series | Sharad Goel

Wednesday, April 11, 2018.  12:00 PM.
TBD


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS: ChildX

Thursday, April 12, 2018.  8:00 AM.
LKSC Conference Center


Harassment in the Lab: Institutional Betrayal as a Barrier for Women in Science and Engineering

Thursday, April 12, 2018.  2:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS: ChildX

Friday, April 13, 2018.  8:00 AM.
LKSC Conference Center


Ted Koppel: Mimi and Peter E. Haas Distinguished Visitor Lecture on Public Service

Wednesday, April 18, 2018.  4:30 PM.
Paul Brest Hall


The Faculty Senate: Fifty Years of Academic Governance

Thursday, April 19, 2018.  5:00 PM.
TBD


An Evening with Rebecca Skloot and Members of the Henrietta Lacks Family

Thursday, April 19, 2018.  7:30 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS: The Future of Home Visiting and Early Childhood Systems: The Federal Perspective

Friday, April 20, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


James A. Benn: "Controversies in the Doctrine and Practice of Self-immolation in Medieval China"

Ongoing every day from April 21, 2018 through April 22, 2018.
BUILDING 70, ROOM 72A


Hisham Matar Reading, part of the Lane Lecture Series

Monday, April 23, 2018.  8:00 PM.
TBA


A Conversation about CRISPR with Jennifer Doudna

Wednesday, April 25, 2018.  7:00 PM.
CEMEX


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS (Rudene DiCarlo Lecture)

Friday, April 27, 2018.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


CCSRE Faculty Seminar Series | Marcia Ochoa

Wednesday, May 2, 2018.  12:00 PM.
TBD


Tim H. Barrett: "A Possible Buddhist Influence on Chinese Political Thought"

Thursday, May 3, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS

Friday, May 4, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS: Peds Fellows PAS Presentation

Friday, May 11, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


What the Future Holds: In Conversation with Walter Mosley

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


Rupert Gethin: "On Death and Rebirth, and What Happens in Between: Two Buddhist Accounts of Why it Matters"

Thursday, May 17, 2018.  5:30 PM.
HARTLEY CONFERENCE CENTER, MITCHELL BUILDING


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS: 1st Annual Pediatrics Diversity Day

Friday, May 18, 2018.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


Oliver Freiberger: "Lines in Water? On Drawing Buddhism's Boundaries in Ancient India"

Thursday, May 24, 2018.  5:30 PM.
LEVINTHAL HALL, STANFORD HUMANITIES CENTER


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS:

Friday, May 25, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS

Friday, June 1, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS: Annual Pediatrics Awards Day

Friday, June 8, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS: Chief Residents

Friday, June 15, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS: Debate 2 - Sunny Anand

Friday, June 22, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor


PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS

Friday, June 29, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Freidenrich Auditorium, LPCH 1st Floor