Faculty/Staff

Teens and Social Media

Do you worry about your teen and the pitfalls of social media? In today's social climate of thousands of apps, websites and platforms for communicating and socializing for teens, parents are often struggling to keep up with latest technology developments and set effective boundaries for their teens around this issue. Online predators and Cyberbullying are some examples of real concerns for parents. In this informative workshop you will :

* Get an overview of the various pitfalls of social media today.

*Learn effective ways to communicate to your teen about social media.

Date and Time: 
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 12:00
Location: 
Tresidder Memorial Union, 459 Lagunita Dr. Cypress-Lounge Conference Room
Event Sponsor: 
Help Center, WorkLife Office
Contact Email: 
vinutham@stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
34577

Admission

Register for this workshop online: helpcenter.stanford.edu/register

Last modified Mon, 16 Mar, 2015 at 9:51

Celebrating Sustainability

Join Office of Sustainability and more than 30 campus partners for the annual Celebrating Sustainability Activity Festival on April 22, from 12-2pm! The annual Earth Day celebration brings students, staff and faculty from across campus together to educate, inspire and empower the community to engage with sustainability at Stanford.

Date and Time: 
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 12:00
Location: 
SESI- Central Energy Facility
Event Sponsor: 
Sustainability and Energy Management
Contact Email: 
lhenn@stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
736.6540

Admission

Free admission

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Summer Activities Fair

The WorkLife Office is proud to host its annual Summer Activities Fair for parents and grandparents seeking summer programs for their kids. More than 30 local vendors will be there to discuss their summer camps. This year's event also includes two breakout speaker sessions and raffle prizes!

Register to reserve your space at the breakout sessions; they are eligible for the Child Care BeWell Berry. 

Date and Time: 
Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 11:00
Location: 
Tresidder - Oak Lounge and Cypress Rooms
Event Sponsor: 
WorkLife Office
Contact Email: 
lhummel@stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
723-2660

Admission

This event is open to the public.

In order to reserve your space at one of the breakout sessions, please register online: worklife.stanford.edu/register.

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11th Annual Wellness Fair

Every spring at Stanford, BeWell@Stanford and the Health Improvement Program co-sponsor an employee Wellness Fair.

This year’s event theme will be "Going Green.” 

Over 50 vendors will offer participants a variety of wellness services relating to five wellness themes.  Here is a sample of the activities:

Get Active: Free fitness demos, bouldering wall coaching, and group line dancing. 

Eat Better: Residential and Dining Enterprises and HIP will prepare delicious, nutritious food.

Date and Time: 
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 10:30
Location: 
Arrillaga Center for Sports and Recreation
Event Sponsor: 
Health Improvement Program, BeWell at Stanford
Contact Email: 
bewell@stanford.edu

Admission

Free

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Pac-12 Fitness Challege

By tracking how much time you exercise from February 23 to February 27, you can help Stanford win the Pac-12 Fitness Challenge — a conference-wide initiative promoting regular physical activity. 

Last year, Stanford claimed the title of most physically active campus!

Date and Time: 
Monday, February 23, 2015 (All day)
Location: 
everywhere
Contact Email: 
jcroteau@stanford.edu

Admission

Free

Last modified Wed, 18 Feb, 2015 at 0:45

Pac-12 Fitness Challege

By tracking how much time you exercise from February 23 to February 27, you can help Stanford win the Pac-12 Fitness Challenge — a conference-wide initiative promoting regular physical activity. 

Last year, Stanford claimed the title of most physically active campus!

Date and Time: 
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 (All day)
Location: 
everywhere
Contact Email: 
jcroteau@stanford.edu

Admission

Free

Last modified Wed, 18 Feb, 2015 at 0:45

Pac-12 Fitness Challege

By tracking how much time you exercise from February 23 to February 27, you can help Stanford win the Pac-12 Fitness Challenge — a conference-wide initiative promoting regular physical activity. 

Last year, Stanford claimed the title of most physically active campus!

Date and Time: 
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 (All day)
Location: 
everywhere
Contact Email: 
jcroteau@stanford.edu

Admission

Free

Last modified Wed, 18 Feb, 2015 at 0:45

Pac-12 Fitness Challege

By tracking how much time you exercise from February 23 to February 27, you can help Stanford win the Pac-12 Fitness Challenge — a conference-wide initiative promoting regular physical activity. 

Last year, Stanford claimed the title of most physically active campus!

Date and Time: 
Thursday, February 26, 2015 (All day)
Location: 
everywhere
Contact Email: 
jcroteau@stanford.edu

Admission

Free

Last modified Wed, 18 Feb, 2015 at 0:45

Pac-12 Fitness Challege

By tracking how much time you exercise from February 23 to February 27, you can help Stanford win the Pac-12 Fitness Challenge — a conference-wide initiative promoting regular physical activity. 

Last year, Stanford claimed the title of most physically active campus!

Date and Time: 
Friday, February 27, 2015 (All day)
Location: 
everywhere
Contact Email: 
jcroteau@stanford.edu

Admission

Free

Last modified Wed, 18 Feb, 2015 at 0:45

Invited Lecture: Kelly McGonigal, PhD

In this lecture, Kelly McGonigal, PhD, will present: “How Compassion and Altruism Create Resilience”. This event is an hour-long lecture followed by questions from the audience. 

Date and Time: 
Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 18:00
Location: 
Cubberley Auditorium
Event Sponsor: 
Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education
Contact Email: 
ccare_info@stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
(650) 723-8599

Admission

FREE admission. Registration is required for access to seating before the event starts. Non-registrants are still welcome to attend. Any available seats will offered on a first-come, first-serve basis once the event begins.

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