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Clayman Inst Events

  • Justice scale
    Date & Time
    Wednesday, January 23, 2013 -
    4:30pm to 6:00pm
    Description

    Fisher v. University of Texas is a case currently before the United States Supreme Court concerning the affirmative action admissions policy of the University of Texas at Austin. The case, brought by undergraduate Abigail Fisher in 2008, asks that the Court either declare the admissions policy of the University inconsistent with, or entirely overrule Grutter v. Bollinger, a 2003 case in which the Supreme Court ruled that race could play a limited role in the admissions policies of universities.

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    Location
    Black Community Services Center
    418 Santa Teresa Street
    94305 Stanford , CA
    California US
  • Robert Moses
    Date & Time
    Tuesday, January 15, 2013 -
    4:15pm to 5:45pm
    Description

    Please join us for our winter Artist's Salon featuring Robert Moses.  Songwriter and folk musician, Laura Love, will also join Moses to discuss her history in current peoples struggles as an artist and woman, and her in-process collaboration with Robert in this new work. Moses will lead a round table/open discussion about the place of women in his work and particularly his new work NEVABAWARLDAPECE.

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    Location
    Serra House
    589 Capistrano Way
    94305 Stanford
    US
  • Date & Time
    Thursday, November 15, 2012 - 4:15pm
    Description

    Please join us for a book talk with Marilyn Yalom, author of How the French Invented Love: Nine Hundred Years of Passion and Romance. Hear Yalom discuss her readings of French literary works and the memories of her experiences in France, which she uses in her book to illuminate the central tenets of France's gospel of love.

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    Location
    Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center
    424 Santa Teresa Street
    Stanford , CA
    California US
  • Date & Time
    Tuesday, November 6, 2012 -
    4:15pm to 5:45pm
    Description

    Join us for our fall Artist's Salon with Professor Adam Johnson of the Stanford English Department, who will read selected passages from his latest book The Orphan Master's Son and answer questions on North Korea, gender and other aspects of the human condition as well as his writing process. The Stanford Bookstore will be on hand selling copies of the book. This event is free and open to all.

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    Location
    Serra House
    589 Capistrano Way
    94305 Stanford , CA
    California US
  • Date & Time
    Thursday, November 1, 2012 -
    4:15pm to 5:30pm
    Description

    By 2015, the number of people over 65 will surpass the number of children under 15, and in future generations,  living to 100 will be

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    Location
    Assembly Room, Bechtel International Center
    584 Capistrano Way
    94305 Stanford , CA
    California US

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