Events Calendar

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Gender & Sexual Identities CAPS Connects Sessions

May 02, 2019|4:00pm

Gender & Sexual Identities CAPS Connects visits are one-time, 30-minute sessions held at Terra House where you can speak confidentially with a gender and sexuality-affirming CAPS clinician. These sessions can be booked via VadenPatient.
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The Manic Monologues

May 02, 2019|7:00pm

Stigma can be more fatal than mental illness itself. The premiere of The Manic Monologues is coming to Stanford University May 2019. This groundbreaking performance showcases captivating stories from those touched by mental illness. You’ll hear true stories about struggle and pain but also triumph and joy.  These diverse narratives will challenge your assumptions about what it …
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Fundamentals of Meditation for Staff and Faculty

May 02, 2019|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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KNOWING AND USING YOUR STRENGTHS

May 02, 2019|12:00pm

This course is designed to help you understand and focus on your unique talents that can be developed into true strengths.According to the Gallup Organization, individuals who use their talents and strengths each day are 6 times more likely to beengaged in their work, their careers, and their lives. During this facilitated course, you will …
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The Cardinal Walk

May 02, 2019|11:15am

BeWell invites you to join us at this year’s Cardinal Walk on Thursday, May 2. The event theme is “Walking with the Stars”! Attendees are encouraged to come dressed as their favorite celebrity or famous character! Starting at ACSR this year, pre-walk festivities (photo booth, warm-ups, costume contest) will begin at 11:15 a.m. The Walk …
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Disrupting Stigma Around Mental Health: A Special Panel

May 02, 2019|2:30pm

We are delighted to offer seats to a free panel on “Disrupting Stigma Around Mental Health and Illness,” which is hosted in conjunction with the world premiere of The Manic Monologues at Stanford University. The panel will take place May 2, in advance of the May 2, 3, and 4 performances of The Manic Monologues. Come hear and discuss …
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Public Tour | Memorial Church

May 03, 2019|1:00pm

Stone carvings, mosaics, and stained glass make Stanford Memorial Church the University’s architectural crown jewel. It was one of the earliest, and is still among the most prominent, interdenominational churches in the West. Meet at the church entrance in the Main Quad Public Tours: Fridays at 1 pm and last Sunday of the month at 11:30 …
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The Manic Monologues

May 03, 2019|7:00pm

Stigma can be more fatal than mental illness itself. The premiere of The Manic Monologues is coming to Stanford University May 2019. This groundbreaking performance showcases captivating stories from those touched by mental illness. You’ll hear true stories about struggle and pain but also triumph and joy.  These diverse narratives will challenge your assumptions about what it …
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The Manic Monologues

May 03, 2019|7:00pm

Stigma can be more fatal than mental illness itself. The premiere of The Manic Monologues is coming to Stanford University May 2019. This groundbreaking performance showcases captivating stories from those touched by mental illness. You’ll hear true stories about struggle and pain but also triumph and joy.  These diverse narratives will challenge your assumptions about what it …
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First Fridays: May 2019 BeWell Giveaway

May 03, 2019|12:00am

First Fridays Giveaways have gone virtual! To make our First Fridays Giveaways more convenient for you, we’re taking them to the BeWell Facebook page, where every first Friday of the month we’ll ask a wellness question for you to answer. Examples of questions we might ask: “What’s your favorite healthy recipe?” “How do you fit …
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Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): Rudene Di Carlo Memorial Lecture

May 03, 2019|8:00am

Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): Rudene Di Carlo Memorial Lecture Nadine Burke-Harris, MD, MPH, FAAP – Surgeon General of California The Department of Pediatrics presents the Rudene DiCarlo Memorial Lecture 
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Windhover

May 04, 2019|11:00am

A docent tour of Stanford’s spiritual and meditative refuge. The tour will include information about the concept behind the physical structure and an in-depth look at the Windhover series by Nathan Oliveira featured in the building. Meet at the Windhover entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Sam Morris Way Public Tours: Saturdays at 11 …
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Public Tour | Windhover

May 04, 2019|11:00am

A docent tour of Stanford’s spiritual and meditative refuge. The tour will include information about the concept behind the physical structure and an in-depth look at the Windhover series by Nathan Oliveira featured in the building. Meet at the Windhover entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Samuel Morris Way Public Tours: Saturdays at 11 am
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The Manic Monologues

May 04, 2019|7:00pm

Stigma can be more fatal than mental illness itself. The premiere of The Manic Monologues is coming to Stanford University May 2019. This groundbreaking performance showcases captivating stories from those touched by mental illness. You’ll hear true stories about struggle and pain but also triumph and joy.  These diverse narratives will challenge your assumptions about what it …
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The Manic Monologues

May 04, 2019|7:00pm

Stigma can be more fatal than mental illness itself. The premiere of The Manic Monologues is coming to Stanford University May 2019. This groundbreaking performance showcases captivating stories from those touched by mental illness. You’ll hear true stories about struggle and pain but also triumph and joy.  These diverse narratives will challenge your assumptions about what it …
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THE POWER OF THE PAUSE MEDITATION RETREAT AT STANFORD

May 05, 2019|9:30am

For thousands of years, people have taken contemplative retreats, time spent away from one’s normal life, for the purpose ofcultivating resilience and equanimity, while deepening meaning, compassion, and wisdom. This Saturday immersion retreatoffers you the experience of listening deeply to your body, spirit, and mind while being guided by an experienced teacher in abeautiful setting. …
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Plan for a Healthy, Financially Secure and Fulfilling Retirement – A Facilitated Book Discussion (5/6 – 5/13)

May 06, 2019|12:00pm

Note: This is a multi-session class. Planning for a successful retirement is hard, but there is help. The decisions we make as we transition from the workplace into retirement will have a significant impact on our quality of life, vitality, and health for years to come. These decisions are much more complex and have higher …
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FIRST AID

May 06, 2019|1:00pm

This 4-hour workshop will provide a variety of first aid techniques to use when responding to victims of accidents. You will learnhow these medical techniques can be performed with minimal equipment. Certificate of completion cards will be sent out 3-4weeks after the class.REGISTER HERE
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Too Attached: When Mom and Baby are Inseparable

May 06, 2019|12:00pm

The placenta exists only during pregnancy, interacts continuously with the mother and fetus, and is central to fetal development, growth, and maintenance of a healthy pregnancy. Yet when the placenta invades too deeply into the uterus and will not separate after delivery, otherwise known as placenta accreta, this transient organ can have deadly maternal consequences. …
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Conversation on Compassion with Shauna Shapiro

May 07, 2019|6:00pm

About The Event In this conversation, CCARE’s founder and director, Dr. James Doty, will ask Dr. Shauna Shapiro about her life’s work and how compassion has played a role. The 90-minute event will also include questions from the audience and will be  available on CCARE’s YouTube Channel and website several weeks following the event. About …
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Mindful Yoga

May 07, 2019|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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Farm-to-Table Snack and Learn

May 07, 2019|12:00pm

Representatives from Farm Fresh To You, a community-supported agriculture (CSA) and home delivery service, will be conducting an open-dialogue presentation on the organization’s “beyond organic growing” philosophy, the importance of organic farm-to-table nutrition and an overview of their service. The Snack and Learn presentation is a unique and fun part of the organization’s wellness program …
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Webinar: Turn Emotional Upset into Acceptance and Resilience

May 08, 2019|2:00pm

Success at work is largely based on emotional intelligence. To thrive, we need tools and skills to manage big emotions, constant change and life complexities. We can build these tools and skills by cultivating a strong inner game of emotional intelligence and resilience. In this one-hour seminar, you’ll: Learn how to identify the seven basic …
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Gender & Sexual Identities CAPS Connects Sessions

May 09, 2019|4:00pm

Gender & Sexual Identities CAPS Connects visits are one-time, 30-minute sessions held at Terra House where you can speak confidentially with a gender and sexuality-affirming CAPS clinician. These sessions can be booked via VadenPatient.
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Fundamentals of Meditation for Staff and Faculty

May 09, 2019|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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Med 281: How To Change the World (For the Better)

May 09, 2019|5:30pm

Weekly interview series Invited guests from business, non-profits, journalism and NGOs will be interviewed about how they and their organizations have improved the world.  Interviews will focus on background, process and advice to help future world-changers.  This week’s speaker is Halida Akhter Dr. Akhter is the Chief of Party on the USAID-DFID NGO Health Service …
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Student Grief and Loss Gathering

May 09, 2019|4:00pm

Find solace and a network of support at this gathering of students experiencing loss and grief. If you are currently or have ever experienced the death of a significant person in your life, or are experiencing feelings of grief in a time of uncertainty, this is an opportunity to share your experiences, suggestions and concerns …
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Stanford Depression Research Clinic Currently Recruiting for ASCERTAIN-TRD Study

May 09, 2019|12:00am

Augmentation versus Switch: Comparative Effectiveness Research Trial for Antidepressant Incomplete and Non-Responders with Treatment Resistant Depression (ASCERTAIN-TRD) The Stanford Depression Research Clinic is seeking people with major depressive disorder (MDD) to participate in a new research study.  If you are between the ages of 18 and 80, currently depressed, and have a history of trying …
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Public Tour | Memorial Church

May 10, 2019|1:00pm

Stone carvings, mosaics, and stained glass make Stanford Memorial Church the University’s architectural crown jewel. It was one of the earliest, and is still among the most prominent, interdenominational churches in the West. Meet at the church entrance in the Main Quad Public Tours: Fridays at 1 pm and last Sunday of the month at 11:30 …
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Reverse Engineering Stress

May 10, 2019|7:00pm

Excessive worry & stress can have very negative effects on the body and the Mind. But if we take time, step back and process our worry and stress at regular intervals in the right way, it can also become a great stimulus for internal growth, heightened awareness and perspective. Join us for an enlightening workshop on taking conscious …
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Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): Living Our Values:Embracing Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging

May 10, 2019|8:00am

Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): Living Our Values:Embracing Diversity, Inclusion, and BelongingJoan Reede, MD, MS, MPH, MBA – Harvard Medical School **Location: LKSC, Berg Hall** This grand rounds lecture will be held at during the 2nd Annual Diversity and Inclusion Forum from 8:00am-1:30pm. Register to attend! Session Description:This presentation will provide an overarching framework of diversity …
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Stanford Depression Research Clinic Currently Recruiting for ASCERTAIN-TRD Study

May 10, 2019|12:00am

Augmentation versus Switch: Comparative Effectiveness Research Trial for Antidepressant Incomplete and Non-Responders with Treatment Resistant Depression (ASCERTAIN-TRD) The Stanford Depression Research Clinic is seeking people with major depressive disorder (MDD) to participate in a new research study.  If you are between the ages of 18 and 80, currently depressed, and have a history of trying …
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Windhover

May 11, 2019|11:00am

A docent tour of Stanford’s spiritual and meditative refuge. The tour will include information about the concept behind the physical structure and an in-depth look at the Windhover series by Nathan Oliveira featured in the building. Meet at the Windhover entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Sam Morris Way Public Tours: Saturdays at 11 …
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Public Tour | Windhover

May 11, 2019|11:00am

A docent tour of Stanford’s spiritual and meditative refuge. The tour will include information about the concept behind the physical structure and an in-depth look at the Windhover series by Nathan Oliveira featured in the building. Meet at the Windhover entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Samuel Morris Way Public Tours: Saturdays at 11 am
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THE GOKHALE METHOD: NO MORE ACHES AND PAINS

May 11, 2019|9:30am

Improving posture and movement is one of the simplest and most powerful ways of reducing pain, elevating mood, and improvingperformance. 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™ wearable to get a real-time read of the shape …
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Stanford Depression Research Clinic Currently Recruiting for ASCERTAIN-TRD Study

May 11, 2019|12:00am

Augmentation versus Switch: Comparative Effectiveness Research Trial for Antidepressant Incomplete and Non-Responders with Treatment Resistant Depression (ASCERTAIN-TRD) The Stanford Depression Research Clinic is seeking people with major depressive disorder (MDD) to participate in a new research study.  If you are between the ages of 18 and 80, currently depressed, and have a history of trying …
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Stanford Depression Research Clinic Currently Recruiting for ASCERTAIN-TRD Study

May 12, 2019|12:00am

Augmentation versus Switch: Comparative Effectiveness Research Trial for Antidepressant Incomplete and Non-Responders with Treatment Resistant Depression (ASCERTAIN-TRD) The Stanford Depression Research Clinic is seeking people with major depressive disorder (MDD) to participate in a new research study.  If you are between the ages of 18 and 80, currently depressed, and have a history of trying …
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Webinar: Protein Obsession – How Much Do We Need and Where Should We Get iI From?

May 13, 2019|12:00pm

Americans seem to be confused and obsessed about how much protein they require and how much they should eat. The truth is we don’t need much. We typically eat far more than we need, and since there is no place to store extra protein in the body the extra all gets converted to carbs and …
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WEBINAR: PROTEIN OBSESSION – HOW MUCH DO WE NEED & WHERE DO WE GET IT FROM?

May 13, 2019|12:00pm

Americans seem to be confused and obsessed about how much protein they require and how much they should eat. The truthis we don’t need much. We typically eat far more than we need, and since there is no place to store extra protein in the body theextra all gets converted to carbs and fat anyway. …
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Communicating Data & Storytelling for Impact

May 13, 2019|4:00pm

“Transforming facts into actionable information that can activate an agenda requires an array of skills, from creating compelling graphs to developing crisp messaging to implementing an outreach plan.”  Speaker Andy Krackov, President Hillcrest Advisory Panelists Thomas Hayden, PhD Professor of the Practice, Earth Systems Program Director, Master of Arts in Earth Systems, Environmental Communication Program …
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Stanford Depression Research Clinic Currently Recruiting for ASCERTAIN-TRD Study

May 13, 2019|12:00am

Augmentation versus Switch: Comparative Effectiveness Research Trial for Antidepressant Incomplete and Non-Responders with Treatment Resistant Depression (ASCERTAIN-TRD) The Stanford Depression Research Clinic is seeking people with major depressive disorder (MDD) to participate in a new research study.  If you are between the ages of 18 and 80, currently depressed, and have a history of trying …
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RESILIENCE 101: BOUNCING BACK DESPITE CHANGE AND CHALLENGES

May 14, 2019|12:00pm

If you want to be excellent, enthusiastic and effective . . .and you want to catch your breath. If you want to have a sense ofpurpose and joy. . . and you want to be able to connect with colleagues, yourself, family and friends. . . If you want to keep all ofthe important balls …
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Diving Into Digital

May 14, 2019|4:30pm

Join us in Green Library for an evening of expert demonstrations and interactive stations exhibiting the many ways in which synergy between archival collections and innovative technologies enhances teaching and research at Stanford. Go behind-the-scenes in a digitization laboratory; hear Gershwin performing Gershwin via reproducing player piano rolls; manipulate 3D models of fragile artifacts from …
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Stanford Depression Research Clinic Currently Recruiting for ASCERTAIN-TRD Study

May 14, 2019|12:00am

Augmentation versus Switch: Comparative Effectiveness Research Trial for Antidepressant Incomplete and Non-Responders with Treatment Resistant Depression (ASCERTAIN-TRD) The Stanford Depression Research Clinic is seeking people with major depressive disorder (MDD) to participate in a new research study.  If you are between the ages of 18 and 80, currently depressed, and have a history of trying …
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Changing for the Better

May 15, 2019|12:00pm

Change can be tough. There are good reasons to do it, and good reasons to stay where you are. In this one-hour workshop, you will explore the motivations behind the desire for change, be it healthier eating habits, better relationship dynamics, making time for hobbies, or breaking that addiction to social media. We will discuss …
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Stanford Depression Research Clinic Currently Recruiting for ASCERTAIN-TRD Study

May 15, 2019|12:00am

Augmentation versus Switch: Comparative Effectiveness Research Trial for Antidepressant Incomplete and Non-Responders with Treatment Resistant Depression (ASCERTAIN-TRD) The Stanford Depression Research Clinic is seeking people with major depressive disorder (MDD) to participate in a new research study.  If you are between the ages of 18 and 80, currently depressed, and have a history of trying …
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Gender & Sexual Identities CAPS Connects Sessions

May 16, 2019|4:00pm

Gender & Sexual Identities CAPS Connects visits are one-time, 30-minute sessions held at Terra House where you can speak confidentially with a gender and sexuality-affirming CAPS clinician. These sessions can be booked via VadenPatient.
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Fundamentals of Meditation for Staff and Faculty

May 16, 2019|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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Med 281: How To Change the World (For the Better)

May 16, 2019|5:30pm

Weekly interview series Invited guests from business, non-profits, journalism and NGOs will be interviewed about how they and their organizations have improved the world.  Interviews will focus on background, process and advice to help future world-changers.  This week’s speaker is Andrew Ogilvie. Andrew Ogilvie is a former Nike executive who led Nike’s global sustainable manufacturing …
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Public Tour | Memorial Church

May 17, 2019|1:00pm

Stone carvings, mosaics, and stained glass make Stanford Memorial Church the University’s architectural crown jewel. It was one of the earliest, and is still among the most prominent, interdenominational churches in the West. Meet at the church entrance in the Main Quad Public Tours: Fridays at 1 pm and last Sunday of the month at 11:30 …
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Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME):Routine Genomic Surveillance for Public Health and Infection Control

May 17, 2019|8:00am

Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME):Routine Genomic Surveillance for Public Health and Infection Control Chaz Langelier, MD, PhD and David Dynerman, PhD – UCSF / Chan Zuckerberg Biohub Routine Genomic Surveillance for Public Health and Infection Control
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Fertility Behavior and Fertility in China: Past, Present and Near Future

May 17, 2019|12:00pm

China possesses a large amount of historical demographic data showing that it has been a population giant in the world for at least two thousand years. Partly for this reason, a number of conclusions or suggestions about China’s past fertility regime have been widely accepted. Recent historical demographic investigations, however, have shown that many of …
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Windhover

May 18, 2019|11:00am

A docent tour of Stanford’s spiritual and meditative refuge. The tour will include information about the concept behind the physical structure and an in-depth look at the Windhover series by Nathan Oliveira featured in the building. Meet at the Windhover entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Sam Morris Way Public Tours: Saturdays at 11 …
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Public Tour | Windhover

May 18, 2019|11:00am

A docent tour of Stanford’s spiritual and meditative refuge. The tour will include information about the concept behind the physical structure and an in-depth look at the Windhover series by Nathan Oliveira featured in the building. Meet at the Windhover entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Samuel Morris Way Public Tours: Saturdays at 11 am
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YogaX Student Workshop: Holistic Self-Care

May 18, 2019|9:00am

YogaX, a special initiative in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, invites Stanford students to participate in a FREE “YogaX Student Workshop: Holistic Self-Care” on May 18, 2019; students can choose from two sessions: 9a-12:30p OR 1:30p-5p. Learn about yoga- and mindfulness-based practices and how to support your well-being and resiliency with strategies grounded …
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The Ayurveda Algorithm

May 18, 2019|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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CPR & AED

May 20, 2019|1:00pm

CPR is an emergency first aid procedure for victims of cardiac arrest. Participants will learn how to help victims of heartattacks and accidents, and also learn the Heimlich Maneuver to aid choking victims. Practice with mannequins and AED(Automated External Defibrillator) training included. Certificate of completion cards will be sent out 3-4 weeks after the class. REGISTER …
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SITTING COMFORTABLY AT YOUR COMPUTER

May 21, 2019|11:00am

Physical habits for sitting can dramatically affect your comfort on the job. This class will cover the topics This Tension Has toGo, What About My Neck? and Dynamic Spine and Pelvic Support. Learn to apply proper body mechanics and physics to youractions, alleviate pain, improve skeletal support and awareness, and create dynamic healthy posture for …
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Can Unconditional Cash Impact Health Outcomes?

May 21, 2019|7:00pm

Join us for an evening with Evelyn Forget and Marni Brownell in conversation with Marcella Alsan to discuss the impact unconditional cash transfers have on health outcomes. Forget will present her research on the influence of the Canadian Mincome experiment on health and wellbeing and Brownell will share the effects of the Healthy Baby Program’s …
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Mindful Yoga

May 21, 2019|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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Stanford Redwood City Cardinal Walk

May 21, 2019|1:00pm

Have you moved recently to the Stanford Redwood City campus? We’ve got a Cardinal Walk just for you! Location: Underneath the overhang in front of University Hall. Map. Bring an umbrella; the event will occur rain or shine! The pre-walk festivities will get underway at 1:00 p.m., immediately following the Conversation with the President and …
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WEBINAR: POSTPARTUM WELLNESS – THRIVING WITH YOUR NEW BABY

May 22, 2019|12:00pm

This class is co-sponsored with the Stanford WorkLife Office Learn to create a personal comprehensive postpartum wellness plan to optimize physical and emotional health while caring for your infant. The many physical, social and emotional adjustments common in the first year of parenthood can leave us feeling overwhelmed and isolated from our previous life and …
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Gender & Sexual Identities CAPS Connects Sessions

May 23, 2019|4:00pm

Gender & Sexual Identities CAPS Connects visits are one-time, 30-minute sessions held at Terra House where you can speak confidentially with a gender and sexuality-affirming CAPS clinician. These sessions can be booked via VadenPatient.
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Eating Well for Your Blood Glucose and Loving It!

May 23, 2019|7:00pm

Presented by Stanford Health Library Good nutrition is the building block of good health. If you have diabetes or pre-diabetes, good nutrition is essential to managing your condition. This talk will demonstrate ways to make healthy eating easy and enjoyable. Leah Groppo, MS, RD, CDE Clinical Dietitian III, Certified DiabetesEducator, Stanford Health Care
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Med 281: How To Change the World (For the Better)

May 23, 2019|5:30pm

Weekly interview series Invited guests from business, non-profits, journalism and NGOs will be interviewed about how they and their organizations have improved the world.  Interviews will focus on background, process and advice to help future world-changers.  This week’s speaker is Glenn Kramon. Glenn Kramon started his journalism career in 1975 at The Kansas City Star …
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Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): Climate Change: What Every Pediatrician Needs to Know

May 24, 2019|8:00am

Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): Climate Change: What Every Pediatrician Needs to KnowAaron Bernstein, MD, MPH – Boston Children’s Hospital Session Description:Too often misunderstood as a problem of the future, or as a problem for someone living somewhere else, events such as the recent wildfires and droughts in California make clear that climate change is a …
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Windhover

May 25, 2019|11:00am

A docent tour of Stanford’s spiritual and meditative refuge. The tour will include information about the concept behind the physical structure and an in-depth look at the Windhover series by Nathan Oliveira featured in the building. Meet at the Windhover entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Sam Morris Way Public Tours: Saturdays at 11 …
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Public Tour | Windhover

May 25, 2019|11:00am

A docent tour of Stanford’s spiritual and meditative refuge. The tour will include information about the concept behind the physical structure and an in-depth look at the Windhover series by Nathan Oliveira featured in the building. Meet at the Windhover entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Samuel Morris Way Public Tours: Saturdays at 11 am
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“Om” Under the Dome – Yoga in Memorial Church

May 28, 2019|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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Your city, your issues – engaging your local government

May 28, 2019|12:00pm

Are you interested in issues and decisions that your city council is making and want to be more engaged in the process? Join us for a workshop that will help you gain a better understanding of your local government’s decision-making processes and how to make your voice heard. You will learn about a variety of …
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Long Night’s Journey Into Dawn A Personal Journey through Depression to Wholeness.

May 29, 2019|12:00pm

Since 1949, Mental Health month has been observed in May in order to raise awareness about the importance of mental health and remove the stigma surrounding getting help. In this month’s workshop you will have an unique opportunity to share in the personal journey of one individual through severe depression to wholeness and health. In …
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How to Address and Resolve Conflicts or Breakdowns at Work

May 29, 2019|2:00pm

Conversations break down all the time for various reasons resulting in confusion and upset. Research shows that miscommunication amounts to a $62.4 million dollar loss to large corporations and a $420,000 loss to small corporations per year. If we can learn to see the signs of a communication breakdown and apply steps to repair and …
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Gender & Sexual Identities CAPS Connects Sessions

May 30, 2019|4:00pm

Gender & Sexual Identities CAPS Connects visits are one-time, 30-minute sessions held at Terra House where you can speak confidentially with a gender and sexuality-affirming CAPS clinician. These sessions can be booked via VadenPatient.
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Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Grand Rounds: Deciphering the complex role of dopamine in the pathophysiology of schizophrenia

May 30, 2019|12:00pm

“Deciphering the complex role of dopamine in the pathophysiology of schizophrenia”  Anissa Abi-Dargham, MD Professor of Psychiatry, Vice Chair of ResearchDepartment of Psychiatry Stony Brook University co-presented with Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute
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Fundamentals of Meditation for Staff and Faculty

May 30, 2019|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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Med 281: How To Change the World (For the Better)

May 30, 2019|5:30pm

Weekly interview series Invited guests from business, non-profits, journalism and NGOs will be interviewed about how they and their organizations have improved the world.  Interviews will focus on background, process and advice to help future world-changers.  This week’s speaker is Anahita Moghaddam. Anahita Moghaddam is the founder of Neural Beings, and a coach, organizational trainer …
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Camera as Witness Presents documentary SKID ROW MARATHON

May 30, 2019|7:00pm

Camera as Witness program presents HUMAN DIGNITY series co-presented with Handa Center for Human Rights and International Justice, International Law Society, Stanford Film Society, Stanford Human Rights Law Association and Stanford Public Policy. SKID ROW MARATHON(85 min) US    Director: Mark HayesProducers: Gabriele Hayes, Doug Blush When a criminal court judge starts a running club …
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Public Tour | Memorial Church

May 31, 2019|1:00pm

Stone carvings, mosaics, and stained glass make Stanford Memorial Church the University’s architectural crown jewel. It was one of the earliest, and is still among the most prominent, interdenominational churches in the West. Meet at the church entrance in the Main Quad Public Tours: Fridays at 1 pm and last Sunday of the month at 11:30 …
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Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): New Path for Pediatric Safety – TOGETHER

May 31, 2019|8:00am

Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): New Path for Pediatric Safety – TOGETHERStephen Muething, MD – Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Pediatric Patient Safety Lecture Session DescriptionThis session will describe the journey to one organization and the journey of more than 100 organizations collaborating with a common goal to achieve zero serious harm for all …
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Redefining Happiness

May 31, 2019|7:30pm

Abstract: Most of us probably don’t believe we need a formal definition of happiness; we know it when we feel it, and we often use the term to describe a range of positive emotions, including joy, pride, contentment, and gratitude. However to understand the causes and effects of happiness, and to maximize it in every …