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2019 Contemplation By Design Summit

Enjoy the power of the pause.

October 29 – November 7, 2019

Free campus-wide, multidisciplinary events will bring the Stanford community together in experiences that further balance, tranquility, resilience, and creative excellence. Quiet the striving mind and refresh yourself through contemplation. Experience ways of being that nourish and sustain wise, purposeful engagement. Faculty, staff, students and members of the greater Stanford community are given opportunities to pause from their high-level of productivity and innovation in order to rest and renew the mind-body-spirit. Please register online now/in advance to reserve your place in the sessions.



Bing Nursery School Performance Series

Family Concert: Finding Friends Far From Home with Oran Etkin

Saturday, October 12, 2019 | 3PM-4PM

Dinkelspiel Auditorium




Stanford Cancer Institute

Translational Oncology Program at Stanford (TOPS) Annual Symposium

Monday, October 21, 2019 | 8:30AM - 5:30PM

Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Center, Stanford University





Department of Music

Peninsula Symphony
with Stanford Symphonic Chorus

Friday, November 22, 2019, 7:30PM | Sunday, November 24, 2019, 2:30PM

Bing Concert Hall




Stanford Center for Biomedical Ethics

Reclaiming the Legacy of Elisabeth Kübler-Ross: Insights into the Ethics, Practice, and Science of Caring

Monday, December 2, 2019 | 9AM-5PM

Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Center



The Department of Music's Fall concert season will be announced soon!