featured events

American Battleground: Photographs of the Civil War, 1861–1865

Ongoing every day from March 25, 2015 through August 17, 2015.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Promised Land: Jacob Lawrence at the Cantor. A Gift from the Kayden Family

Ongoing every day from April 1, 2015 through August 3, 2015.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Plus One: Pop Duplications

Ongoing every day from April 8, 2015 through August 3, 2015.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Drawn Together: A Selection of Recent Documentaries by Stanford Students

Ongoing every day from April 8, 2015 through April 27, 2015.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Gideon Yu @ Stanford University

Wednesday, April 8, 2015.  11:00 AM.
Paul Brest Hall, 555 Salvatierra Walk, Bldg 4


Gary Bass: Nixon, Kissinger, and the Bangladesh Genocide

Wednesday, April 8, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


Stanford Cool Product Expo - CPX 2015

Wednesday, April 8, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Arrillaga Alumni Center


Africa Table: 'Threads in our history:' The Kruger National Park and the making of South Africa, 1898-1998 by Jacob Dlamini

Wednesday, April 8, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Room 202, Encina Hall West, 417 Galvez Mall


What Matters to Me & Why - anthony lising antonio

Wednesday, April 8, 2015.  12:00 PM.
The Sanctuary in the Center for Inter-Religious Community, Learning and Experiences (CIRCLE) at Old Union, 3rd Floor


Archaeology Lunch Club with Cyprian Broodbank: "Beyond Aphrodite: Island Dynamics on Kythira, Greece"

Wednesday, April 8, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Stanford Archaeology Center, bldg. 500


Urban Nightscapes

Wednesday, April 8, 2015.  4:00 PM.
TAPS Department, Memorial Hall, 551 Serra St., Stanford, CA 94305


Sean George: DFJ Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, April 8, 2015.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center


Stanford Map-a-thon!

Wednesday, April 8, 2015.  6:00 PM.
Lathrop Library, Flex Classroom (Room 190).


Munir Jiwa: Muslim Artists in America

Wednesday, April 8, 2015.  6:30 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


Film Screening: Mammuth (2010)

Wednesday, April 8, 2015.  7:00 PM.
Pigott Hall (Building 260), Room 113


The Art of Acceptance

Wednesday, April 8, 2015.  7:00 PM.
Roble Theater


Earth Matters: Sustainability: Is it Too Late?

Wednesday, April 8, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Annenberg Auditorium


Lantana's visit with Victor Saad - Founder of Experience Institute

Wednesday, April 8, 2015.  8:30 PM.
Main Lounge, Lantana, Manzanita Park


Bravo!: Music and Theater in Enlightenment Europe

Ongoing every day from March 25, 2015 through August 17, 2015.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Stanford Center on Longevity Design Challenge '14-'15 Finals Event

Thursday, April 9, 2015.  8:30 AM.
Paul Brest Hall, Stanford Law School


2015 Native American Research Forum

Thursday, April 9, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Clubhouse Cardinal Room, 524 Lasuen Mall


GUEST ARTIST TALK: "Ornamentalism, Aesthetic Being" with Anne Cheng (Princeton University)

Thursday, April 9, 2015.  4:00 PM.
Prosser Studio in Memorial Hall


She Who Tells a Story Faculty Panel

Thursday, April 9, 2015.  4:30 PM.
Cantor classroom (next to Cool Cafe)


Evening Labyrinth

Thursday, April 9, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Native Nostalgia: A Conversation with Jacob Dlamini

Thursday, April 9, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Room 208, Encina Hall West, 417 Galvez Mall


On Normality. Serbian Art of the Nineties

Thursday, April 9, 2015.  5:30 PM.
History Corner, Room 002


Conversations in Global Health featuring Chris Elias

Thursday, April 9, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Li Ka Shing Center, Room 120


Invited Lecture: Emanuele Castano, PhD

Thursday, April 9, 2015.  6:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


The Modern American Table: Is a Calorie a Calorie?

Thursday, April 9, 2015.  7:00 PM.
Arrillaga Alumni Center 326 Galvez Street Stanford, CA 94305-6105


Interactive Media for Healthcare Professionals

Friday, April 10, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Shriram 104


NOON CONCERT: Joel Chapman, baritone, with Laura Dahl, piano

Friday, April 10, 2015.  12:15 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Dominic Brookshaw: Portraits of Women Writers from Qajar Iran

Friday, April 10, 2015.  1:00 PM.
Encina Hall Central, Philippines Room


Anthropogenic impacts on biodiversity: Consequences for ecosystems and humans in Latin America and Africa

Friday, April 10, 2015.  1:15 PM.
Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row


Interdisciplinarity in the Disciplinary University

Friday, April 10, 2015.  4:15 PM.
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall, Building 460, 4th floor


St. Lawrence String Quartet: Undergrad Composers' Concert

Friday, April 10, 2015.  5:30 PM.
CCRMA Stage


Spotlight on Transformation Reception: Company CEOs from Africa

Friday, April 10, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Oberndorf at the Graduate School of Business


Australian Chamber Orchestra

Friday, April 10, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Kevin Sun: Senior Piano Recital

Friday, April 10, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


The Security Conundrum: Inside the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court: An Evening with Judge Reggie Barnett Walton

Friday, April 10, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


Hans Tutschku: Electroacoustic Music

Friday, April 10, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Braun Rehearsal Hall


PERFORMANCE: "Hairspray"

Ongoing from April 10, 2015 through April 18, 2015. See details for exact dates and times.
Memorial Auditorium


Stanford Africa Business Forum: Entrepreneurship & Investment: Building & Scaling Businesses in Africa

Saturday, April 11, 2015.  8:30 AM.
Stanford Graduate School of Business, 655 Knight Way, Knight Management Center, Stanford, CA, 94305


Past & Present: A Gathering with Freedom Movement Veterans

Saturday, April 11, 2015.  9:00 AM.
Jerry Yang and Akiko Yamazaki Environment and Energy Building (Y2E2)


Cardinalpalooza - The Free Stanford Spring Sports Festival

Saturday, April 11, 2015.  10:00 AM.
Stanford Athletics Venues


Jacob Lawrence Saturday Tours

Ongoing every week from April 11, 2015 through August 1, 2015.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center (meet in Main Lobby)


KIPAC Open House

Saturday, April 11, 2015.  5:00 PM.
Physics Astrophysics Building


Honoring the Ghosts: Poetry and Dance Performance

Saturday, April 11, 2015.  6:30 PM.
Dinklespiel Auditiorum


St Lawrence String Quartet

Sunday, April 12, 2015.  2:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


A. Jess Shenson Recital Series: Christine Graham, soprano, and Robert Huw Morgan, piano

Sunday, April 12, 2015.  2:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Activist Investing Trends and Impact on the M&A Market

Monday, April 13, 2015.  5:15 AM.
Room 190, Stanford Law School


CEHG 2015 Genetics and Society Symposium

Ongoing every day from April 13, 2015 through April 14, 2015.  8:00 AM.
Paul Brest Hall, 555 Salvatierra Walk, Stanford, CA 94305


Voice Masterclass with Christine Graham, soprano

Monday, April 13, 2015.  4:15 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Energy Seminar: Mar Reguant, assistant professor, Economics, Stanford Graduate School of Business

Monday, April 13, 2015.  4:15 PM.
NVIDIA auditorium, Huang Engineering


Issues in Liberation: A Unique Class and Trip to Central America

Monday, April 13, 2015.  6:30 PM.
Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row


Music, technology and finding the next big artist with Lyor Cohen

Monday, April 13, 2015.  07:00 PM.
CCRMA


Jewish Passing and Gendered Visibility in Weimar Germany

Tuesday, April 14, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Pigott Hall (Bldg. 260), Room 252


Seongnam City and Pangyo Techno Valley: The Present and Future Growth of an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

Tuesday, April 14, 2015.  4:15 PM.
HP Auditorium (B-01), Gates Computer Science Building


A Reading with Skip Horack and Kirstin Valdez Quade

Tuesday, April 14, 2015.  6:00 PM.
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall


Film Screening: "Ararat"

Tuesday, April 14, 2015.  7:00 PM.
200-203


WET Genius Mark Fuller on Our Personal Relationship With Water

Tuesday, April 14, 2015.  7:00 PM.
The Atrium, Peterson Engineering Building, 416 Escondido Mall, Stanford University


The Lightbulb Ensemble

Tuesday, April 14, 2015.  7:30 PM.
CCRMA Stage, The Knoll


Arboreal Architecture: A Visual History of Trees

Ongoing every day from April 15, 2015 through July 20, 2015.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Africa Table: Reversing Uganda's Anti-Homosexuality Act: Lessons from Legal Activism in Defending Sexual Minorities in Africa

Wednesday, April 15, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Room 202, Encina Hall West, 417 Galvez Mall


Dissident Dreams: Science Fictional Imaginations In 1970s South Korean Literature And Film

Wednesday, April 15, 2015.  4:15 PM.
Lathrop East Asia Library, Room 338, 518 Memorial Way


Ron Gutman: DFJ Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, April 15, 2015.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center


A Conversation with Alejandro Toledo, Past President of Peru

Ongoing every day from April 15, 2015 through April 15, 2015.  5:00 PM.
Bechtel Center, Encina Hall


A Reading with Stegner Fellows Casey Thayer and Lila Savage

Wednesday, April 15, 2015.  6:30 PM.
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall


ANGELA DAVIS on Racism and Criminalization: Neglected Dimensions

Wednesday, April 15, 2015.  7:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


DakhaBrakha

Wednesday, April 15, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


#mediaX2015 Conference; Writing the Code for Personal Relevance

Thursday, April 16, 2015.  8:00 AM.
Mackenzie Room, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center


Military Conflict and the Rise of Urban Europe

Thursday, April 16, 2015.  12:00 PM.
CISAC Conference room, Encina Hall, 2nd floor


Jacob Lawrence Thursday Tours

Ongoing every week from April 16, 2015 through July 30, 2015.  2:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center (meet in Main Lobby)


Corruption: Who Plays? Who Pays?

Thursday, April 16, 2015.  4:00 PM.
Paul Brest Hall East


"Beasts & Books" Exhibit Reception

Thursday, April 16, 2015.  4:00 PM.
Green Library, Rotunda, 2nd floor


Anatomy of an Opera Singer

Thursday, April 16, 2015.  5:00 PM.
LKSC Berg Hall


Antonio José Ponte

Thursday, April 16, 2015.  5:00 PM.
Terrace Room, 4th floor, Building 460


CANCELED - 2015 Oksenberg Lecture: U.S. Policy Challenges in the Asia Pacific

Thursday, April 16, 2015.  5:00 PM.
Philippines Conference Room, 3rd floor, Central


"They can live in the desert but nowhere else", Ronald G. Suny

Thursday, April 16, 2015.  5:15 PM.
Pigott Hall, Building 260, Room113


"Om Under the Dome" - Yoga on the Labyrinth in Memorial Church

Thursday, April 16, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Justice and Climate Change: New Challenges and New Theories

Thursday, April 16, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Law School, Room 290


Christensen Distinguished Lecture with Svetlana Alpers

Thursday, April 16, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Cummings Art Building, Annenberg Auditorium


Fashion at Stanford: Designer Zac Posen with Jay Fielden

Thursday, April 16, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


Once Upon a Time of YOU: The Transformative Potential of Personalized Fiction

Thursday, April 16, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Mackenzie Room, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center


Conversations on Compassion with Sharon Salzberg

Thursday, April 16, 2015.  6:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


World War I in Film Series: "Behind the Lines"

Thursday, April 16, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Bishop Auditorium, Lathrop Library


PERFORMANCE: "Yellow Red Blue - a Triptych," by Giulia Vittori

Thursday, April 16, 2015.  8:00 PM.
Nitery Theater


The PTO and the Courts

Friday, April 17, 2015.  8:00 AM.
Stanford Law School


Reactions to the Record: Player Piano Project Symposium

Friday, April 17, 2015.  8:30 AM.
Campbell Recital Hall


CIVILITY: TRUST, RECOGNITION AND CO-EXISTENCE

Friday, April 17, 2015.  9:45 AM.
Anthropology Colloquium Rm, Bldg 50, Room 51A


The Problem with Video Games and Learning

Friday, April 17, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Shriram 104


2015 Connecting the Dots Symposium: The Food, Energy, Water, and Climate Nexus

Friday, April 17, 2015.  12:30 PM.
Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center


Next Gen Legal Services: The Possibility of Legal Design

Friday, April 17, 2015.  12:45 PM.
Room 180, Stanford Law School


DANCE GUEST LECTURE: The Intersection of Dance and Parkinson's Disease

Friday, April 17, 2015.  1:00 PM.
Pigott Theater


The Constitution and the Administrative State: Past, Present, and Future

Friday, April 17, 2015.  1:30 PM.
Room 190, Stanford Law School


Berkeley-Stanford Graduate Student Conference In Modern Chinese Humanities

Friday, April 17, 2015.  2:30 PM.
Lathrop East Asia Library, Room 224, 518 Memorial Way


DANCE FILM AND Q&A: "Capturing Grace"

Friday, April 17, 2015.  7:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


PERFORMANCE: "A Bare Stage," by Sukanya Chakrabarti

Ongoing every day from April 17, 2015 through April 18, 2015.  8:00 PM.
Nitery Theater


Berkeley-Stanford Graduate Student Conference In Modern Chinese Humanities

Saturday, April 18, 2015.  9:00 AM.
Lathrop East Asia Library, Room 224, 518 Memorial Way


Reactions to the Record: Player Piano Project Symposium

Saturday, April 18, 2015.  9:30 AM.
Campbell Recital Hall


CIVILITY: TRUST, RECOGNITION AND CO-EXISTENCE

Saturday, April 18, 2015.  10:00 AM.
Anthropology Colloquium Rm, Bldg 50, Room 51A


DANCE MASTERCLASS: Dance for PD

Saturday, April 18, 2015.  10:00 AM.
Bing Concert Hall Studio Theater


35th Annual Stanford Lu'au

Saturday, April 18, 2015.  12:00 PM.
White Plaza Stage Area between Dinkelspiel Auditorium and the Clubhouse


DANCE FILM AND Q&A: "Capturing Grace"

Saturday, April 18, 2015.  1:30 PM.
CEMEX AUDITORIUM


Music <541> Presents: Pablo Gómez Cano, guitar; Scott Worthington, double bass; and Dustin Donahue, percussion

Saturday, April 18, 2015.  7:30 PM.
CCRMA Stage


Stanford Symphony Orchestra: Reactions to the Record

Saturday, April 18, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Doug Goodkin & the Pentatonics

Sunday, April 19, 2015.  1:00 PM.
Bing Concert Hall Gunn Atrium


Los Angeles Children's Chorus

Sunday, April 19, 2015.  2:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Chinese Urbanism Symposium, April 20-21, 2015

Monday, April 20, 2015.  09:00 AM.
Stanford Archaeology Center bldg. 500


Reimagining Civil Society in Sub-Saharan Africa: Opportunities for Action

Monday, April 20, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Reuben W. Hills Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 616 Serra Street


The Meaning of the Armenian Genocide for the Diaspora

Monday, April 20, 2015.  4:00 PM.
Stanford Humanities Center


The Robert Hofstadter Memorial Lecture by Prof. Anton Zeilinger: "Entangled Photons: Einstein's Spooky Action in Quantum Communication and Teleportation"

Monday, April 20, 2015.  8:00 PM.
Hewlett Teaching Center, Room 200


OSSD (Organization for the Study of Sex Differences) Annual Meeting hosted by the Stanford WSDM Center and Women's Heart Health at Stanford

Ongoing every day from April 21, 2015 through April 23, 2015.
Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Center


Sierra Leone: From War to Recovery

Tuesday, April 21, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Reuben W. Hills Conference Room


Imagining the Universe: Andrei Linde - "Universe or Multiverse?"

Tuesday, April 21, 2015.  6:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


Compagnie Käfig

Tuesday, April 21, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Auditorium


Celebrating Sustainability

Wednesday, April 22, 2015.  12:00 PM.
SESI- Central Energy Facility


Africa Table: John Githongo

Wednesday, April 22, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Room 202, Encina Hall West, 417 Galvez Mall


Jazz Talk: Jazz and Modern Art in America with Loren Schoenberg

Wednesday, April 22, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Anderson Collection at Stanford University


Immigration Representation

Wednesday, April 22, 2015.  3:00 PM.
Room 190, Stanford Law School


LECTURE: Rebecca Schneider, Brown University

Wednesday, April 22, 2015.  4:00 PM.
Prosser Studio Theater


Kyle Forster: DFJ Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, April 22, 2015.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center


The Continuing Allure Of Hayao Miyazaki

Wednesday, April 22, 2015.  6:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


SFJAZZ Collective

Wednesday, April 22, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Planet Earth New Play Festival: Earth Day

Wednesday, April 22, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


'In Manchuria' with Michael Meyer, award-winning author

Thursday, April 23, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Building 120, Mendenhall Library (First Floor)


Seven Months in India: The New Modi Government and U.S.-India Relations

Thursday, April 23, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall, Philippines Conference Room, 3rd floor, Central


Developing Responsible Leaders In China: A Challenge For Business Schools?

Thursday, April 23, 2015.  4:15 PM.
Lathrop East Asia Library, Room 224, 518 Memorial Way


2015 Hsieh Memorial Lecture: Dr. Marcus Kurtz

Thursday, April 23, 2015.  4:30 PM.
Green Library, Bing Wing, 5th floor, Bender Room


Faculty Panel: Jacob Lawrence and the Harlem Renaissance

Thursday, April 23, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Cantor auditorium


Environmental Histories of Latin America Faculty Workshop

Friday, April 24, 2015.  8:30 AM.
CESTA Conference Room, fourth floor, Wallenberg Hall (Building 160)


Rethinking Sex, Brain, and Gender: From Dimorphism to Mosaic

Friday, April 24, 2015.  11:45 AM.
Room 101-102 Varian II / Physics & Astrophysics Building 452 Lomita Mall


Using Virtual Reality As a Compelling Media For Science Communication

Friday, April 24, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Shriram 104


Classics Department Open House

Friday, April 24, 2015.  1:00 PM.
Stanford Department of Classics, 450 Serra Mall


The Urban Environment Workshop

Friday, April 24, 2015.  1:15 PM.
CESTA Conference Room, fourth floor, Wallenberg Hall (Building 160)


Institute for Diversity in the Arts Open House!

Friday, April 24, 2015.  3:00 PM.
Harmony House, 561 Lomita Drive


Bill Browder on “How I became Putin's No. 1 Enemy”

Friday, April 24, 2015.  3:30 PM.
Green Library, Bing Wing, Bender Room, 5th floor


Does Judicial Independence Matter for Judicial Influence?

Thursday, May 7, 2015.  12:00 PM.
CISAC Conference room, Encina Hall, 2nd floor