News & Events
Submitted by email@example.com on Mon, 04/30/2012 - 08:28.
"IT's in the Cloud" is the theme of this year's IT Open House. More than 70 Stanford exhibitors and over 20 technology vendors will be on hand to talk with from 10:00 to 2:00 and an array of free talks, classes, discussions, and vendor presentations will acquaint you with Stanford and vendor initiatives. A prize raffle will put a silver lining on this cloud, with drawings at 11:00, 12:30 (for the Grand Prize), and 1:45. Finally, starting at 2:00 p.m., featured Stanford presenters John Mitchell, Professor of Computer Science and chair of the new faculty committee on educational technology, and Guru Parulkar, Executive Director of the Open Networking Research Center will speak about technology futures.
Wednesday, May 2, 2012
Submitted by firstname.lastname@example.org on Thu, 04/26/2012 - 13:28.
It's Admit Weekend -- welcome to all the newly admitted students (and families) here to explore campus.
Come get a sense of the amazing resources available here in Green Library during two tours tomorrow, Friday, April 27:
The tours start just inside Green Library's Bing Wing portal (facing the Main Quad).
Submitted by aridzona@stanfo... on Tue, 04/24/2012 - 16:59.
This week Stanford is privileged to host Michael Walzer, the well-known political writer and longtime editor of the journal Dissent. We have many of his books in Green Library. He is currently working on international justice issues as well as the history of Jewish political thought. On Tuesday at 7:30 in Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center, he will speak on "Holy War in the Bible - and After." On Thursday at 5:30 in Annenberg Auditorium, his topic will be: "Can the Good Guys Win?: Moral Dilemmas in Asymmetric War." For more information, see Ethics in Society.
Things that Dream: Contemporary Calligraphic Artists' Books / Cosas que sueñan: Libros de artistas caligráficos contemporáneoSubmitted by email@example.com on Tue, 04/17/2012 - 12:43.
Be sure to check out the new exhibition opening this Thursday, April 19, on the second floor of Green Library's Bing Wing.
From the exhibition website:
The Stanford University Libraries' Department of Special Collections presents an exhibition of contemporary calligraphic artists' books featuring poetry by Pablo Neruda and Federico García Lorca, drawings by Manuel Neri, calligraphy by Thomas Ingmire, and bindings by Daniel Kelm. Things that Dream: Contemporary Calligraphic Artists' Books / Cosas que sueñan: Libros de artistas caligráficos contemporáneos will open Thursday, April 19, in the Peterson Gallery and Munger Rotunda on the second floor of the Bing Wing of Green Library, Stanford University. The exhibition is free and open to the public.