35th Anniversary Celebration

Friday, October 23, 2009
3:15 - 6:30 p.m.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center

We invite you to join us in celebrating thirty-five years of creating knowledge and making change for gender equality.

Free and open to all.

35th Anniversary Announcement

How Gender Can Save Lives: Redesigning Medical Research

Lecture Presentation
3:15 - 4:45 p.m.

Professor Londa Schiebinger will introduce Gendered Innovations, a cutting-edge approach of using gender analysis in research that can spark creativity. Professor Hannah Valantine will discuss unintended gender bias in medical research, especially as it pertains to cardiovascular research. Together, they will show how gender research can enhance the lives of both men and women. This talk will take place as part of the popular educational format Classes Without Quizzes during Stanford's Reunion Homecoming weekend celebration.

Movie Premiere: Clayman Institute 35th Anniversary Video

Times have changed since 1974 when the Institute (then, the Center for Research on Women) was founded. Founding Director Myra Strober, current Director Londa Schiebinger, and a host of Institute friends examine the issues we faced and the ways in which our work helped shape the public discourse. The film celebrates the accomplishments of 35 years on the path to gender equality.

35th Anniversary Reception

4:45 - 6:30 p.m.