featured events

Eric Bonabeau: The Prepared Mind Favors Chance

Friday, October 31, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Annenberg Auditorium


Halloween Costume Contest at the Stanford Bookstore

Friday, October 31, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Stanford Bookstore


CLAS Lecture Series: "Black Saint of the Americas: The Life and Afterlife of Martín de Porres"

Friday, October 31, 2014.  01:15 PM.
Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row


Blind Summit Theatre

Ongoing from October 30, 2014 through November 2, 2014. See details for exact dates and times.
Bing Concert Hall Studio


Halloween Concert with Stanford Symphony Orchestra and Stanford Wind Ensemble

Friday, October 31, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


Asian American Theater Project Presents: Ching Chong Chinaman

Ongoing every day from October 30, 2014 through November 1, 2014.  8:00 PM.
Roble Dorm Theater


The Benevolent Institution

Ongoing every day from October 30, 2014 through November 1, 2014.  8:00 PM.
Elliot Program Center: 589 Governor's Ave Stanford, CA 94305


Contemplation By Design (CBD)

Ongoing from October 20, 2014 through November 6, 2014. See details for exact dates and times.
Campus wide


Senior Recital: Susan Nitta, violin

Saturday, November 1, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Pomplamoose

Saturday, November 1, 2014.  8:00 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


14th Annual Race Against PH 5k Walk/Run

Sunday, November 2, 2014.  9:00 AM.
Stanford University / Pac-12 Plaza


Shenson Recital Series: Stephen Salters, baritone, and Laura Dahl, piano

Sunday, November 2, 2014.  2:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

Sunday, November 2, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Junior Recital: Matthew Billman, baritone

Sunday, November 2, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Clara Sumpf Yiddish Lecture Series with Anna Shternshis

Monday, November 3, 2014.  12:00 PM.
CCSRE Conference Room


CBD: Contemplation: The Power of the Pause - Calm, Compassionate Competence

Monday, November 3, 2014.  12:05 PM.
*Note new location: Bldg 320 Main Quad (Geology Corner), Rm 105


Masterclass with Stephen Salters, baritone

Monday, November 3, 2014.  4:15 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Energy Seminar: Max Tavoni, Modeling Post 2020 Global Climate Change Policies (Confessions of an Integrated Assessment Modeler)

Monday, November 3, 2014.  4:15 PM.
NVIDIA auditorium, Huang Engineering


CBD: Mindfulness and Design Thinking

Monday, November 3, 2014.  5:15 PM.
*Note change to: Lathrop Library, Bishop Auditorium


CBD: Labyrinth Walk at 10am

Tuesday, November 4, 2014.  10:00 AM.
Windhover contemplative center


CBD: Contemplative Wisdom

Tuesday, November 4, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Old Union, Circle Sanctuary, 3rd Floor


German Studies Lecture Series: “The Poetics of Waste and Wastefulness – Fatih Akin Films Garbage in the Garden Eden”

Tuesday, November 4, 2014.  12:00 PM.
260-252


View From The Top: Doug Leone, Partner, Sequoia Capital

Tuesday, November 4, 2014.  12:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


Nick Rasmussen, UNSW, Australia, "The First Obesity Epidemic and the Problems of Public Health in Early Cold War America"

Tuesday, November 4, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Bldg 200 Room 15


The Power Has Shifted…And So Has the Blame: What Does The GM Ignition Switch Scandal Tell Us About The Changing Role of In-House Lawyers

Tuesday, November 4, 2014.  12:45 PM.
Room 290, Stanford Law School


CBD: Labyrinth Walk at 4pm

Tuesday, November 4, 2014.  4:00 PM.
Windhover contemplative center


Grief Discussion Group

Tuesday, November 4, 2014.  4:30 PM.
Faculty Staff Help Center, Keck Science Building, Room 185


CBD: Happiness

Tuesday, November 4, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


Oil & Water, A Documentary

Tuesday, November 4, 2014.  7:00 PM.
285 Santa Teresa St, Stanford, CA 94305


Toy Models: Public Lecture on Mathematics

Tuesday, November 4, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


CBD: Labyrinth Walk at 9pm

Tuesday, November 4, 2014.  9:00 PM.
Windhover contemplative center


CBD: Integrating Our Work and Life Aspirations

Wednesday, November 5, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Building 300, Main Quad, Rm 300


Africa Table: "Want to Go to Africa?" Undergraduate Opportunities for Study and Research in Africa at Stanford

Wednesday, November 5, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 202, 616 Serra Street


How Will Technology Change News?

Wednesday, November 5, 2014.  12:00 PM.
McClatchy Hall Room 101A


Narrative Politics: How Stories Enable Collective Action

Wednesday, November 5, 2014.  4:00 PM.
McClatchy Hall Room 101A


Jennifer Carolan: DFJ Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, November 5, 2014.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center


CBD: Walking Meditation and Contemplation of Memorial Church Inscriptions

Wednesday, November 5, 2014.  5:00 PM.
Memorial Church


Personal Journeys Across The Borders Of Language

Wednesday, November 5, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


Film Screening: Christian Petzold's "The State I Am In" (2000)

Wednesday, November 5, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Building 260 (Pigott Hall), Room 113


The René Girard Lectures - "The Last Superstition" with Roberto Calasso

Wednesday, November 5, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


CBD: Om Under the Dome (yoga)

Wednesday, November 5, 2014.  8:00 PM.
Memorial Church


Women and the Great War

Ongoing every day from November 6, 2014 through March 21, 2015.  11:00 AM.
Herbert Hoover Memorial Exhibit Pavilion (near Hoover Tower)


CBD: Contemplative Concert at Bing

Thursday, November 6, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Just Mercy: Bryan Stevenson on Justice, Redemption, and the Death Penalty

Thursday, November 6, 2014.  12:45 PM.
Room 290, Stanford Law School


RICSRE Seminar Series Special Event, Gary Segura and Matt Barreto

Thursday, November 6, 2014.  4:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center, 424 Santa Teresa Street


The Clayman Institute 40th Anniversary Celebration

Thursday, November 6, 2014.  4:30 PM.
Bechtel International Center


CBD: Contemplation, Breaks, Vacation

Thursday, November 6, 2014.  5:00 PM.
Alway Bldg. M106 (Near Medical Center)


2014 Alexander Dallin Lecture

Thursday, November 6, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Pigott Hall, Room 113


Denise Spellberg: Thomas Jefferson's Qur'an: Islam and the Founders

Thursday, November 6, 2014.  6:30 PM.
Tresidder Memorial Union, Oak East (459 Lagunita Drive)


CBD: Labyrinth Walk

Thursday, November 6, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Memorial Church


Medieval Matters: Hildegard of Bingen: Medieval Lessons for Modern Medicine

Thursday, November 6, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Bishop Auditorium, Lathrop Library (08-350)


Marjane Satrapi & Chris Ware: Graphic Novelists

Thursday, November 6, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Cemex Auditorium


PRODUCTION: A Kingdom, A Country or a Wasteland, In the Snow

Ongoing every day from November 6, 2014 through November 8, 2014.  8:00 PM.
Pigott Theater


Proof

Ongoing from November 6, 2014 through November 15, 2014. See details for exact dates and times.
Elliot Program Center


Creativity, Purpose and Passion

Friday, November 7, 2014.  8:00 AM.
Paul Brest Hall


Ends of American Art Conference

Ongoing from November 7, 2014 through November 8, 2014. See details for exact dates and times.
GSB Knight Management Center


Carillon Concert - Unwind

Ongoing from November 7, 2014 through November 7, 2014. See details for exact dates and times.
Dohrman Grove & The Oval Ear


Annual Bita Prize for Persian Arts

Friday, November 7, 2014.  6:30 PM.
McCaw Hall, Alumni Arrillaga Center


Brihannala: A performance by Aniruddhan Vasudevan that incorporates movement, story-telling, and spoken word.

Friday, November 7, 2014.  6:30 PM.
ART 4, Cumnings Art Building


Stanford Wind Ensemble and Crystal Children's Choir

Friday, November 7, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


The City: Behavioral and Social Science Summit 2014

Saturday, November 8, 2014.  8:30 AM.
Paul Brest Hall


Stanford Fall Splash 2014

Ongoing every day from November 8, 2014 through November 9, 2014.  9:00 AM.
Main Quad, Lomita Mall, White Plaza


Bing Nursery School Harvest Moon Auction

Saturday, November 8, 2014.  6:30 PM.
Arrillaga Alumni Center, McCaw Hall, 326 Galvez St.


Stanford Philharmonia Orchestra

Saturday, November 8, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Stanford Philharmonia Orchestra

Sunday, November 9, 2014.  2:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Science of Compassion 2014

Ongoing every day from November 10, 2014 through November 11, 2014.  9:00 AM.
Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA


Honoring the Ghosts: Celebrating Veteran's Day at the Anderson Collection at Stanford

Monday, November 10, 2014.  1:00 PM.
The Anderson Collection at Stanford


Energy Seminar: Dan Arvizu, Director of National Renewable Energy Laboratory, moderated by Jeffrey Ball, Scholar in Residence, Steyer-Taylor Center for Energy Policy and Finance

Monday, November 10, 2014.  4:15 PM.
NVIDIA auditorium, Huang Engineering


Dr. Rebecca Langlands (UCLA)

Monday, November 10, 2014.  5:00 PM.
Stanford Department of Classics, 450 Serra Mall


Disruptive Innovation and State Regulation – The Choice to Embrace or Resist Evolving Technology and the Sharing Economy

Monday, November 10, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Room 190, Stanford Law School


Mao and Postmodernism by Alfred Hornung

Tuesday, November 11, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall, Building 460, 4th floor


Silicon Valley and Japan: A Conversation with Ambassador John Roos

Tuesday, November 11, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall, Bechtel Conference Center


Symposium: Breaking Through to Global Sustainability

Tuesday, November 11, 2014.  2:30 PM.
Cemex Auditorium, Stanford University


Chinese In Pre-Colonial And Colonial Korea, 1882-1945

Tuesday, November 11, 2014.  4:15 PM.
Lathrop East Asia Library, Room 224


The Patchwork Ecosystem of Local Shopping Streets: Globalization and Gentrification from New York to Shanghai.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014.  4:15 PM.
Building 200, Room 002


Saving Privacy

Tuesday, November 11, 2014.  4:30 PM.
Law School, Room 190


How Conquest Transformed Northern Europe

Tuesday, November 11, 2014.  05:15 PM.
Building 500, 488 Escondido Mall, Terman Lab


“Revolution Street”

Tuesday, November 11, 2014.  6:30 PM.
Pigott Hall, Room 113


World War I in Music and Song

Tuesday, November 11, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


Stanford Breakfast Briefings

Wednesday, November 12, 2014.  7:30 AM.
Stanford Faculty Club 439 Lagunita Dr.


Compassion & Healthcare Conference

Wednesday, November 12, 2014.  9:00 AM.
Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA


Juned Shaikh: "Indology and Marxism: Caste in the Time of a Vibrant Labor Movement in Bombay, 1928-1974"

Wednesday, November 12, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


Africa Table: Grassroots Women as Water Champions and Social Entrepreneurs: A Path Towards Effective Leadership and Self Reliance

Wednesday, November 12, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 202, 616 Serra Street


Tina Wells: DFJ Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, November 12, 2014.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Cente


LIVE ON SCREEN: Dionysus in 69

Wednesday, November 12, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Room 125, Memorial Auditorium


Film Screening: Cary Fukunaga's "Sin Nombre" (2009)

Wednesday, November 12, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Building 260 (Pigott Hall), Room 113


Stanford Jazz Orchestra

Wednesday, November 12, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Victor Gama: Solo Concert

Wednesday, November 12, 2014.  7:30 PM.
CCRMA Stage, The Knoll


"Cuba in 2014: A conversation with Nancy Alonso"

Thursday, November 13, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row


Global Speaker Series: Hyeonseo Lee, North Korean Defector and Activist

Thursday, November 13, 2014.  12:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


Through the Eyes of the Anderson Collection at Stanford University

Thursday, November 13, 2014.  5:00 PM.
The Anderson Collection at Stanford University, Denning Family Resource Center


Panel Discussion: Reflections on Robert Frank in America

Thursday, November 13, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Cantor Auditorium, 328 Lomita Drive, Stanford, CA 94305


Diabetes and Exercise - Part Two of a Three Part Series

Thursday, November 13, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Arrillaga Alumni Center 326 Galvez Street Stanford, CA 94305-6105


James Fei

Thursday, November 13, 2014.  7:30 PM.
CCRMA Stage, The Knoll


How I Write: Ian Morris

Thursday, November 13, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Bldg. 320, Geology Corner


"Transplanting Buddhism on the Korean Peninsula"

Thursday, November 13, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Oberndorf Event Center, Knight Management


PERFORMANCE: Machinal

Ongoing every day from November 13, 2014 through November 15, 2014.  8:00 PM.
Nitery Theater