Events Calendar

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Farmers’ Market

May 01, 2018|10:00am

Every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., members of the community are invited to purchase locally grown organic fruits and vegetables and other products such as honeys and preserves, breads and spreads. The market currently features fruit growers from Fresno and vegetable farmers from Santa Clara and Monterey counties, with produce that reflects the …
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Open Farm Volunteer Hours

May 01, 2018|8:30am

Do you like to get your hands dirty? The O’Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm (on campus) hosts drop in volunteer hours every Tuesday, Thursday from 8:30-11:30am and Saturdays from 9:30am-4pm. Volunteers will help harvest, weed, plant and learn so much more. No prior experience is required but close toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind …
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Spinefulness Plus: Putting “Spring” Back Into Your Step

May 01, 2018|6:00pm

This 6-session class will combine 4-sessions of “Spinefulness” fundamentals with two additional awesome classes that pay special attention to your feet. In sessions 1-4, you will learn keen body awareness, and how to apply small, but critical, position shifts that can allow for relief from mechanically-based joint and back pain. By replacing patterns of wear …
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Winning the Long Game: Strategies for Keeping the Weight Off for Good

May 01, 2018|5:30pm

Many of us are able to initiate lifestyle changes, but not all of us are successful at maintaining them. This is particularly true when it comes to weight loss: not because it’s necessarily difficult, but rather because so many of us aren’t aware of the key factors that lead to optimal success. In this 5-week …
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Mindful Yoga

May 01, 2018|8:00am

Enjoy yoga stretches in dappled morning light. Within a flowing sequence of postures, this class provides instruction for a balanced yoga practice grounded in alignment, breath, and peace of mind. Union is the literal meaning of the Sanskrit word yoga. Refresh and renew your resilience by giving yourself the gift of movement that fosters union …
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Tuesday Evening Meditation – Beyond Fundamentals

May 01, 2018|7:30pm

These sessions are geared towards those who have attended the Fundamentals of Meditation sessions on Thursdays or who are looking to expand their meditation practice. The instructor will not provide as much detailed instruction on meditation itself in these sessions to allow for more meditation time.  Students, staff, faculty are welcome.  Current Stanford ID card required for entry. …
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Behind Closed Doors & Under My Helmet: A conversation about mental health and wellness with Keith O’Neil, former NFL player

May 01, 2018|7:00pm

This event features keynote speaker and former NFL player Keith O’neil as he discusses his battle with bipolar disorder in collegiate and professional athletics. Keith’s unique battle in a career which demands “toughness” will serve as an inspiration to all of us as we pursue our own professions. While college presents its own set of …
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Public Service Scholars Program Info Session

May 01, 2018|3:00pm

The Public Service Scholars Program (PSSP) is a yearlong program that supports a select cohort of undergraduate students, during their senior or coterm year, to complete an honors thesis or capstone project that is both academically rigorous and useful—directly or indirectly—to specific community organizations or public interest constituencies. The Haas Center is now accepting applications …
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Wisdom Improves Relationships

May 02, 2018|12:00pm

Personal and professional relationships can be both challenging and rewarding. The skills we develop in ourselves and bring to our relationships dramatically influence the quality or conflict in those relationships. Wisdom skills such as emotional intelligence, empathy, mindfulness, realism, humility and others are among the most influential of those skills. Wisdom Therapy is a scientifically …
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Life’s Purpose Workshop: Exploring Purpose for Health, Happiness, and Longevity

May 02, 2018|12:00pm

The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away. – Pablo Picasso Have you ever wished for more professional and personal fulfillment? In the past few decades, studies on longevity have shown that people who live a “purpose-driven” life, not only find more meaning and fulfillment, …
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Lymphedema: What You Need to Know About Diagnosis, Treatment and the Promise of Research

May 03, 2018|7:00pm

Presented by Stanford Health Library Lymphedema is a chronic condition that causes unsightly swelling in the limbs due to blockage in the circulatory systems. Lymphedema is most commonly caused by lymph node removal or damage due to cancer treatment. This talk will address the condition, current research and emerging treatments for it. Speaker: Stanley Rockson, MDAllan …
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Fundamentals of Meditation for Staff and Faculty

May 03, 2018|12:00pm

Enjoy introduction to meditation sessions for faculty and staff in Windhover. You will experience various ways to meditate. The focus on direct experience will help you to begin and continue meditating. Experience the benefits of meditation for health and positive human qualities. Countless studies have shown meditation promotes health, concentration, emotional balance, compassion, altruism and …
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The Heroic Journey: A Creative Path for Personal Transformation

May 03, 2018|5:30pm

“Our experience quite literally is defined by our assumptions about life. We make stories about the world and to a large degree live out their plots. What our lives are like depends to a great extent on the script we consciously, or likely unconsciously, have adopted.” Carol Pearson – The Hero Within We live in …
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First Fridays: May 2018 BeWell give-away

May 04, 2018|12:00am

First Fridays On the first Friday of every month, BeWell will be randomly  giving away $5 Jamba Juice gift cards the first Friday of every month to employees on campus who are sporting a BeWell logo. Wear your BeWell shirt or carry your BeWell swag (bags, thermoses, umbrellas) and be on the lookout for our …
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The Ayurveda Algorithm

May 05, 2018|10:00am

Ayurveda, India’s 5,000-year-old medical system, offers a precise algorithm to guide food and lifestyle choices based on an individual’s constitution and current health state. This class will introduce Ayurveda’s algorithm and help you design your own implementation of this algorithm. You will walk away with basic concepts of Ayurveda and a food and lifestyle plan …
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Drop in Volunteer Hours

May 05, 2018|9:30am

Do you like to get your hands dirty? The O’Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm (on campus) hosts drop in volunteer hours every Tuesday, Thursday from 8:30-11:30am and Saturdays from 9:30am-1:00pm. Volunteers will help harvest, weed, plant and learn so much more. No prior experience is required but close toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind …
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The Ayurveda Algorithm

May 06, 2018|10:00am

Ayurveda, India’s 5,000-year-old medical system, offers a precise algorithm to guide food and lifestyle choices based on an individual’s constitution and current health state. This class will introduce Ayurveda’s algorithm and help you design your own implementation of this algorithm. You will walk away with basic concepts of Ayurveda and a food and lifestyle plan …
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Farmers’ Market

May 08, 2018|10:00am

Every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., members of the community are invited to purchase locally grown organic fruits and vegetables and other products such as honeys and preserves, breads and spreads. The market currently features fruit growers from Fresno and vegetable farmers from Santa Clara and Monterey counties, with produce that reflects the …
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Open Farm Volunteer Hours

May 08, 2018|8:30am

Do you like to get your hands dirty? The O’Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm (on campus) hosts drop in volunteer hours every Tuesday, Thursday from 8:30-11:30am and Saturdays from 9:30am-4pm. Volunteers will help harvest, weed, plant and learn so much more. No prior experience is required but close toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind …
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Healthy Body, Healthy Me

May 08, 2018|12:00pm

In a culture highly influenced by social media and advertising, many Americans distrust their bodies and dislike their shapes. The cognitive dissonance between health and body image can lead to disharmony in our minds, which can influence our dietary choices, work productivity, and personal relationships. In this class, you will learn the science behind body …
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Mindful Yoga

May 08, 2018|8:00am

Enjoy yoga stretches in dappled morning light. Within a flowing sequence of postures, this class provides instruction for a balanced yoga practice grounded in alignment, breath, and peace of mind. Union is the literal meaning of the Sanskrit word yoga. Refresh and renew your resilience by giving yourself the gift of movement that fosters union …
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8th Annual WSDM Women’s Health forum

May 09, 2018|12:00pm

8th Annual Women’s Health Forum cohosted by the WSDM Center (Women and Sex Differences in Medicine) and the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology. The theme is “Prevention and Women’s Health” and topics include breast cancer, cardiovascular health, fertility, bone health, and more. All are welcome. For details, see our WSDM Events page.
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Film Screening | A Quest for Meaning

May 09, 2018|7:00pm

A Quest for Meaning tells the story of two childhood friends and their life-changing journey around the world. Equipped with nothing more than a tiny camera and a microphone, Marc and Nathanael will attempt to uncover the causes of the current world crises and discover a way to bring about change. Through the messages of environmental …
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John Etchemendy Cardinal Walk

May 10, 2018|11:30am

All members of the Stanford community are invited to join Provost Persis Drell and our former provost, John Etchemendy, for a one-mile journey around our scenic campus. This will be the 12th year that faculty, staff and students take a break in their workday to celebrate the strong culture of wellness at Stanford. Last year, …
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Champion a Cause: Jobs in the Field of Advocacy

May 10, 2018|3:30pm

Want to fight for an issue you care about as a career? Come hear from our advocate panelists who will share how they have drawn upon purposeful collective action to influence government policy, business practices, and cultural norms. Panelists will share their personal experiences in the community organizing and social movement space, and offer tips …
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Open Farm Volunteer Hours

May 10, 2018|8:30am

Do you like to get your hands dirty? The O’Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm (on campus) hosts drop in volunteer hours every Tuesday, Thursday from 8:30-11:30am and Saturdays from 9:30am-4:00pm. Volunteers will help harvest, weed, plant and learn so much more. No prior experience is required but close toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind …
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Fundamentals of Meditation for Staff and Faculty

May 10, 2018|12:00pm

Enjoy introduction to meditation sessions for faculty and staff in Windhover. You will experience various ways to meditate. The focus on direct experience will help you to begin and continue meditating. Experience the benefits of meditation for health and positive human qualities. Countless studies have shown meditation promotes health, concentration, emotional balance, compassion, altruism and …
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Primary Care, Public Health and Health Disparities Guest Lecturer: Dr. Cynthia Lynn DeTata

May 10, 2018|6:30pm

Dr. Cynthia Lynn DeTata is a Clinical Assistant Professor at Stanford University’s school of Medicine and is the director of the core student Obstetrics and Gynecologyclerkship. She is appreciative of the opportunity to teach developing physicians and to inspire them to become patient advocates and to help reduce obstacles to health care. DeTata has been …
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Stanford Outdoor Fitness Court: Preview event!

May 10, 2018|4:00pm

The world’s best outdoor gym has arrived at Stanford. The Stanford Outdoor Fitness Court, on Arguello Field, is a new outdoor body weight gym featuring a seven station circuit training system for a full body workout. Download the Fitness Court App and learn more about how the system works. Want to try it out? Attend …
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Music and the Brain Symposium 2018: Performance

May 11, 2018|4:00pm

In its second decade, the annual Music and Brain Symposium brings together scholars, scientists, and artists across multiple disciplines to explore aspects of music as a human behavior. This year’s symposium will broadly address aspects of musical performance and expressivity. On Friday, the afternoon talks will be followed by an evening concert (program TBA) at …
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Stanford’s Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve to Host Community Open House

May 12, 2018|10:00am

On Saturday, May 12, 2018, from 10 am to 3 pm, Stanford University’s Jasper Ridge Biological Preservewill open to the public so that visitors can experience this gem of nature in Silicon Valley. At thisfamily-friendly event visitors of all ages will have the chance to interact with researchers and educatorsconducting work at Jasper Ridge, take …
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Wisdom Therapy – All We Need is Love, and Wisdom

May 12, 2018|9:00am

Relationships are beautiful, wonderful, and challenging! Developing life skills to love well and be happy can help us to enhance relationships, well-being, and avoid suffering. In this 1-day course we will identify and practice wisdom skills that have scientifically been found to enhance love, relationships, and well-being. Skills such as mindfulness, emotional intelligence, empathy, compassion, …
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Drop in Volunteer Hours

May 12, 2018|9:30am

Do you like to get your hands dirty? The O’Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm (on campus) hosts drop in volunteer hours every Tuesday, Thursday from 8:30-11:30am and Saturdays from 9:30am-1:00pm. Volunteers will help harvest, weed, plant and learn so much more. No prior experience is required but close toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind …
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Stanford One Health 2018 – Climate Change and Its Impact on Human and Animal Health

May 12, 2018|8:30am

This interdisciplinary symposium will feature speakers who research the co-dependency of the health of the environment on human and animal populations. 
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Music and the Brain Symposium 2018: Performance

May 12, 2018|10:00am

In its second decade, the annual Music and Brain Symposium brings together scholars, scientists, and artists across multiple disciplines to explore aspects of music as a human behavior. This year’s symposium will broadly address aspects of musical performance and expressivity. On Friday, the afternoon talks will be followed by an evening concert (program TBA) at …
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Farmers’ Market

May 15, 2018|10:00am

Every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., members of the community are invited to purchase locally grown organic fruits and vegetables and other products such as honeys and preserves, breads and spreads. The market currently features fruit growers from Fresno and vegetable farmers from Santa Clara and Monterey counties, with produce that reflects the …
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Open Farm Volunteer Hours

May 15, 2018|8:30am

Do you like to get your hands dirty? The O’Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm (on campus) hosts drop in volunteer hours every Tuesday, Thursday from 8:30-11:30am and Saturdays from 9:30am-4pm. Volunteers will help harvest, weed, plant and learn so much more. No prior experience is required but close toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind …
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Cultivate Emotional Resilience

May 15, 2018|12:00pm

You can’t stop your feelings, but you can transform your relationship with them. Current research supports the strong link between emotional regulation and resilience. By understanding our emotions and developing emotional coping strategies, we can more easily adapt and grow – even in the face of challenges. This 3-part workshop begins by walking through the …
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Open Farm Volunteer Hours

May 15, 2018|8:30am

Do you like to get your hands dirty? The O’Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm (on campus) hosts drop in volunteer hours every Tuesday, Thursday from 8:30-11:30am and Saturdays from 9:30am-4:00pm. Volunteers will help harvest, weed, plant and learn so much more. No prior experience is required but close toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind …
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Tuesday Evening Meditation – Beyond Fundamentals

May 15, 2018|7:30pm

These sessions are geared towards those who have attended the Fundamentals of Meditation sessions on Thursdays or who are looking to expand their meditation practice. The instructor will not provide as much detailed instruction on meditation itself in these sessions to allow for more meditation time.  Students, staff, faculty are welcome.  Current Stanford ID card required for entry. …
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The O’Donohue Family Educational Farm Tour

May 15, 2018|12:15pm

Come and explore the wonders of “The Farm’s” very own farm! Make friends with chickens, learn what’s growing in the fields, where the food goes and the history behind the O’Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm. Tours take place every Tuesday for the Spring 2018 quarter (please check our website for the most up to date …
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Open Farm Volunteer Hours

May 17, 2018|8:30am

Do you like to get your hands dirty? The O’Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm (on campus) hosts drop in volunteer hours every Tuesday, Thursday from 8:30-11:30am and Saturdays from 9:30am-4:00pm. Volunteers will help harvest, weed, plant and learn so much more. No prior experience is required but close toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind …
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Fundamentals of Meditation for Staff and Faculty

May 17, 2018|12:00pm

Enjoy introduction to meditation sessions for faculty and staff in Windhover. You will experience various ways to meditate. The focus on direct experience will help you to begin and continue meditating. Experience the benefits of meditation for health and positive human qualities. Countless studies have shown meditation promotes health, concentration, emotional balance, compassion, altruism and …
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Stanford Outdoor Fitness Court: May 17 Preview event!

May 17, 2018|4:00pm

The world’s best outdoor gym has arrived at Stanford. The Stanford Outdoor Fitness Court, on Arguello Field, is a new outdoor body weight gym featuring a seven station circuit training system for a full body workout. Download the Fitness Court App and learn more about how the system works. Want to try it out? Attend …
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Connectedness, Equity and Joy — Lessons from the Kiva journey

May 17, 2018|4:30pm

Speaker: Premal Shah, Co-founder & President, Kiva. Part of the Sustainability Leadership Speaker Series This series explores the connections between great leadership and the actual achievement of sustainability and wellbeing for everyone, across generations.
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Diversity and Inclusion Forum

May 18, 2018|8:00am

Join us for the first annual Diversity and Inclusion Forum at Stanford University. 
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WEBINAR: Non-medication Tips and Trick to Prevent and Control Hypertension

May 18, 2018|12:00pm

Did you know lowering blood pressure just 1 – 2 points can reduce risk of heart attack, stroke, & heart failure? Led by an American Society of Hypertension-Certified Hypertension Clinician, this hour-long webinar empowers participants to understand strategies for preventing hypertension and improving blood pressure control. By the end of the session, participants will be …
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Happiness – An Inside Job

May 18, 2018|7:30pm

Sometimes we are too busy reading the signs and distractions of the external world that we become lost in the hum bum of daily life. According to the yoga wisdom the more we are disconnected from our real self, the less joyful we become. What is the real self?  How do we connect to our true …
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The Gokhale Method: No More Aches and Pains

May 19, 2018|9:30am

Improving posture and movement is one of the simplest and most powerful ways of reducing pain, elevating mood, and improving performance. The Gokhale Method uses personalized coaching and cutting-edge technology to transform the way you sit, stand, walk, and exercise. You will use the recently invented Gokhale PostureSensei™ to get a real-time read of the …
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Drop in Volunteer Hours

May 19, 2018|9:30am

Do you like to get your hands dirty? The O’Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm (on campus) hosts drop in volunteer hours every Tuesday, Thursday from 8:30-11:30am and Saturdays from 9:30am-1:00pm. Volunteers will help harvest, weed, plant and learn so much more. No prior experience is required but close toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind …
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Health Matters 2018

May 19, 2018|9:00am

Join us for Health Matters, Stanford Medicine’s free community event, on Saturday, May 19. In addition to interactive exhibits and hand-on attractions in the pavilion, and a half day program designed specifically for high school students who are interested in a career in healthcare, we have some of Stanford’s most distinct doctors speaking on the …
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“Out of the Darkness” Campus Walk

May 20, 2018|9:30am

Out of the Darkness walks are 5k walk events that fundraise and createawareness for suicide prevention and serve as a place for survivors of suicideloss and those suffering from mental illness to come together in support ofcontinued suicide prevention and mental health education, programming, andlegislation.  Register Here
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Farmers’ Market

May 22, 2018|10:00am

Every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., members of the community are invited to purchase locally grown organic fruits and vegetables and other products such as honeys and preserves, breads and spreads. The market currently features fruit growers from Fresno and vegetable farmers from Santa Clara and Monterey counties, with produce that reflects the …
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Open Farm Volunteer Hours

May 22, 2018|8:30am

Do you like to get your hands dirty? The O’Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm (on campus) hosts drop in volunteer hours every Tuesday, Thursday from 8:30-11:30am and Saturdays from 9:30am-4pm. Volunteers will help harvest, weed, plant and learn so much more. No prior experience is required but close toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind …
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Open Farm Volunteer Hours

May 22, 2018|8:30am

Do you like to get your hands dirty? The O’Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm (on campus) hosts drop in volunteer hours every Tuesday, Thursday from 8:30-11:30am and Saturdays from 9:30am-4:00pm. Volunteers will help harvest, weed, plant and learn so much more. No prior experience is required but close toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind …
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Sally Dickson Lecture on Diversity, Inclusion and Reflection 2018

May 22, 2018|7:00pm

The Third Annual Sally Dickson Lecture on Diversity, Inclusion and Reflection will feature Lateefah Simon, a nationally acclaimed civil rights and social justice activist and community organizer. Simon is currently president of the Akonadi Foundation, an Oakland-based organization dedicated to racial justice, leadership, intersectionality and cultural expression. In 2003, at 26 years old, she became the youngest …
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50 Years of Transforming Lives: The History and Future of Heart Transplant at Stanford

May 22, 2018|5:30pm

Stanford Historical Society 42nd Annual Members’ Meeting 5:30 – 6:00PM | Annual Meeting (open to all) 6:10 – 7:30PM | Program and Q&A (open to all) Members’ Reception to Follow In 1968, the very concept of transplanting a beating heart from one human to another seemed like science fiction.  A visionary Stanford cardiothoracic surgeon named …
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Stanford Outdoor Fitness Court: Grand opening party!

May 22, 2018|4:00pm

The world’s best outdoor gym has arrived at Stanford. The Stanford Outdoor Fitness Court, on Arguello Field (map), is a new outdoor body weight gym featuring a seven-station circuit training system for a full-body workout. Download the Fitness Court App and learn more about how the system works. The Grand Opening is Tuesday, May 22 …
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The O’Donohue Family Educational Farm Tour

May 22, 2018|12:15pm

Come and explore the wonders of “The Farm’s” very own farm! Make friends with chickens, learn what’s growing in the fields, where the food goes and the history behind the O’Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm. Tours take place every Tuesday for the Spring 2018 quarter (please check our website for the most up to date …
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Research with a Public Purpose: Honors Thesis and Capstone Presentations of the Haas Center’s 2017-18 Public Service Scholars

May 22, 2018|11:00am

Please join us at the Haas Center for “Research with a Public Purpose: Honors Thesis and Capstone Presentations of the 2017-18 Public Service Scholars (PSSP).” Student scholars will outline their academic research projects as well as the public service plans they have thoughtfully crafted to ensure that their scholarly efforts have public or community-level impacts. …
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Stanford Medicine Big Data in Precision Health Conference

May 23, 2018|9:00am

Join us Wednesday, May 23 & Thursday, May 24, 2018 Researchers and leaders from academia, hospitals, government and industry gather for two days at Stanford Medicine to spark collaborations, address challenges, and identify actionable steps for using large-scale data analysis and technology to improve human health. By harnessing the vast datasets of biomedical information now …
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Stepping In and Up: Taking a Stand for What Really Matters

May 23, 2018|12:00pm

We live in a constantly changing world that is requiring us to step in and step up together to solve some of the larger problems our communities and world are facing. We are social emotional beings and this means that together we can develop creative solutions that encourage the well-being of all. During this seminar, …
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Climate Change: What You Can Do to Live a Low-Carbon Life

May 23, 2018|6:30pm

Climate disruption, one of the foremost challenges of our time, has many implications for both our personal health and the health of our planet. Atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2), the primary cause, has increased to levels never observed before. With US withdrawal from the Paris Climate Accord, many more are asking what they can do to …
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Trust, Transparency & Technology Panel Series: Trust and Transparency in Interdisciplinary Research Collaborations

May 23, 2018|4:30pm

Information technologies are expanding the parameters of media, pervading our environments, our systems, and our daily lives. The direct connection between people and their data is now brokered via algorithms. Machine learning, pattern recognition, and sensor driven applications play out behind the scenes. Understanding the conditions that help to build trust is a worthy challenge …
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Sleepless at Stanford? Current approaches for insomnia management

May 23, 2018|12:00pm

This talk will provide an overview of insomnia disorder and review the state-of-the science for current approaches for insomnia management, including at home and in-clinic treatment resources. Register Here
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Bright Spots & Landmines: The Diabetes Guide I Wish Someone Had Handed Me – Author Event

May 24, 2018|6:00pm

Sponsored by the Stanford Diabetes Care Program Author Adam Brown will discuss some of the subjects he covers in his diabetes handbook. Bright Spots & Landmines focuses on food, mindset, exercise, and sleep strategies. It includes: what to eat to minimize blood sugar swings; helpful strategies to feel less stressed, guilty, and not burned out; and simple …
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Joint Bechtel/UAR/Haas Center Fellowships Informational Session

May 24, 2018|3:30pm

Get a jump on your applications for summer and post-grad fellowships offered by the Haas Center for Public Service, the Overseas Resource Center, and Undergraduate Advising and Research.
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Open Farm Volunteer Hours

May 24, 2018|8:30am

Do you like to get your hands dirty? The O’Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm (on campus) hosts drop in volunteer hours every Tuesday, Thursday from 8:30-11:30am and Saturdays from 9:30am-4:00pm. Volunteers will help harvest, weed, plant and learn so much more. No prior experience is required but close toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind …
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The Art and Science of Meditation

May 25, 2018|12:00pm

Frederic Luskin, Ph.D. is the Director of the Stanford Forgiveness Projects as well as a Senior Consultant in Health Promotion at Stanford. He is the author of two best selling books on forgiveness…Forgive for Good and Forgive for Love as well as Stress Free for Good…. He delivers workshops and seminars throughout the United States …
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Drop in Volunteer Hours

May 26, 2018|9:30am

Do you like to get your hands dirty? The O’Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm (on campus) hosts drop in volunteer hours every Tuesday, Thursday from 8:30-11:30am and Saturdays from 9:30am-1:00pm. Volunteers will help harvest, weed, plant and learn so much more. No prior experience is required but close toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind …
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Farmers’ Market

May 29, 2018|10:00am

Every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., members of the community are invited to purchase locally grown organic fruits and vegetables and other products such as honeys and preserves, breads and spreads. The market currently features fruit growers from Fresno and vegetable farmers from Santa Clara and Monterey counties, with produce that reflects the …
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Open Farm Volunteer Hours

May 29, 2018|8:30am

Do you like to get your hands dirty? The O’Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm (on campus) hosts drop in volunteer hours every Tuesday, Thursday from 8:30-11:30am and Saturdays from 9:30am-4pm. Volunteers will help harvest, weed, plant and learn so much more. No prior experience is required but close toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind …
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Open Farm Volunteer Hours

May 29, 2018|8:30am

Do you like to get your hands dirty? The O’Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm (on campus) hosts drop in volunteer hours every Tuesday, Thursday from 8:30-11:30am and Saturdays from 9:30am-4:00pm. Volunteers will help harvest, weed, plant and learn so much more. No prior experience is required but close toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind …
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“Om” Under the Dome – Yoga in Memorial Church

May 29, 2018|5:30pm

Rejuvenate your body, mind and spirit with yoga instructor Rebecca Snowball in the tranquil ambiance of Memorial Church. Please bring your yoga mat.
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The O’Donohue Family Educational Farm Tour

May 29, 2018|12:15pm

Come and explore the wonders of “The Farm’s” very own farm! Make friends with chickens, learn what’s growing in the fields, where the food goes and the history behind the O’Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm. Tours take place every Tuesday for the Spring 2018 quarter (please check our website for the most up to date …
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Let’s Have an Awesome Time Doing Science: Improving Scientists and Enriching Community

May 29, 2018|12:30pm

Now in its third year at Stanford, Let’s Have an Awesome Time Doing Science is a symposium featuring fantastic scientists who will each give a talk on themes including confidence, collaboration, writing, resilience, and inclusion that relate to the questions, “How can we improve ourselves as scientists and enrich the community around us?” This event …
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Pediatric Innovation Showcase

May 29, 2018|9:00am

You are invited to attend the Pediatric Innovation Showcase hosted by Stanford Children’s Health. This event will bring together researchers, clinicians and industry experts to explore the innovative pediatric technologies being developed at Stanford Children’s Health. Attendees will also learn about resources and processes centered on innovation, including how to disclose and protect new inventions. …
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Waist Management – Newly Updated

May 30, 2018|12:00pm

What can you do about that annoying layer of fat around the middle? Why is your waist bigger now than it used to be? What are the best exercises to get rid of it? Sit-ups? HIIT? What kind of diet? Are there certain foods I should or shouldn’t eat? Do the fat cells in your …
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Windhover Tour led by Joe Oliveira

May 30, 2018|7:00pm

Join us for a special Windhover tour to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the publication of the poem “The Windhover” by Gerard Manley Hopkins. 100 years ago, a poetic world in the throes of modernism was introduced to a thrilling new voice that had remained almost unknown for thirty years. With the first publication of …
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Trust, Transparency & Technology Panel Series: Trust and Transparency in Human – AI Collaborations

May 30, 2018|4:30pm

Information technologies are expanding the parameters of media, pervading our environments, our systems, and our daily lives. The direct connection between people and their data is now brokered via algorithms. Machine learning, pattern recognition, and sensor driven applications play out behind the scenes. Understanding the conditions that help to build trust is a worthy challenge …
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Camera as Witness Presents documentray about gun violence – NEWTOWN

May 31, 2018|7:00pm

Camera as Witness program presents HUMANITY IS INDIVISIBLE series NEWTOWN(85 min) US     Director: Kim A. SnyderProducers: Kim A. Snyder, Maria Cuomo Cole, Nick Stuart, Carolanne Dolan, Mara Sandler, Jamie Wolf On December 14, 2012, a disturbed young man committed a horrific mass shooting in Newtown, Connecticut that took the lives of twenty elementary school …
wellness event

Primary Care, Public Health, and Health Disparities Lecturer Victor Cueto

May 31, 2018|6:30pm

Dr. Cueto is committed to addresing health disparities among vulnerable populations, especially those with limited English proficiency. As both an internist and a pediatrician, he is focused on improving the management of conditions such as obesity and diabetes that span the life-course and disproportionately affect minority and immigrant communities.  This event is free and open …