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Clayman Inst Events

  • Date & Time
    Thursday, October 25, 2012 -
    4:15pm to 5:45pm
    Description

    How does the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) – a federal law and legal right -- play out in workplaces and in the courts?  Catherine Albiston explains how, at times, the FMLA unintentionally creates new workplace inequalities and she offers solutions to move beyond these barriers.

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    Location
    Bechtel International Center - Conference Room
    584 Capistrano Way
    94305 Stanford , CA
    California US
  • The outsourced self
    Date & Time
    Tuesday, October 2, 2012 -
    4:15pm to 5:45pm
    Description

    The author of The Second Shift examines how today’s market economy has crept into virtually every aspect of our personal lives  – from child and eldercare to dating and life coaching. Hochschild’s research reveals a world where the most intuitive and emotional of human acts have become work for hire. This event is free and open to all.

    This event is the first event in the Clayman Institute's 2012-13 series, Beyond the Stalled Gender Revolution:  Advancing Gender Equality in Workplaces, Families, and Society.

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    Location
    Tresidder Memorial Union 2nd Floor, Oak West
    459 Lagunita Drive
    94305 Stanford , CA
    California US
  • Blessings Cover
    Date & Time
    Tuesday, May 15, 2012 -
    7:00pm to 9:30pm
    Description

    Join us for a screening and discussion of the award-winning documentary BLESSINGS: The Tsoknyi Nangchen Nuns of Tibet. Discussion follows with a rare visit from renowned Buddhist teacher, Tsoknyi Rinpoche III, and filmmaker Victress Hitchcock.  The film documents the lives of the Tsoknyi Nangchen Nuns—3000 remarkable women who live and practice an ancient yogic tradition in remote nunneries and hermitages in the Nangchen region of Eastern Tibet.

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    Location
    Bechtel International Center Conference Room
    584 Capistrano Way
    94305 Stanford , CA
    California US
  • Date & Time
    Tuesday, May 1, 2012 -
    4:15pm to 6:00pm
    Description

    Join us for a screening and discussion of the documentary film, Eggsploitation, which blows the whistle on the deceptive practices of the infertility industry to exploit young women for their eggs. Profiling the harrowing testimonies of three egg donors, Eggsploitation reveals the shocking truths, hidden dangers and severe health risks associated with egg donation.

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    Location
    Bechtel International Center Assembly Room
    584 Capistrano Way
    94305 Stanford , CA
    California US
  • Date & Time
    Tuesday, April 24, 2012 -
    7:00pm to 10:00pm
    Description

    "American youth are being sold the concept that women and girls’ value lies in their youth, beauty and sexuality. It’s time to break that cycle of mistruths. MissRepresentation.org believes that all people should be equally represented in our media, that our voices should be heard and that we should all be valued for our talents, capacity as leaders, and ability to contribute to the world at large." -MissRepresentation.org

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    Location
    Cubberley Auditorium
    485 Lasuen Mall
    94305 Stanford , CA
    California US

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