4:15pm on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 At Center for Inter-Religious Community, Learning and Experiences, Old Union, 3rd Floor "Sanctuary"
This event is part of the Howard M. Garfield Forum, the Department of Religious Studies's annual afternoon conference, focussed on a theme at the intersection of religion, ethics, and public life.This is the eighth annual Howard M.
7:00pm on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 At Annenberg Auditorium
Co-sponsored by the Sohaib and Sara Abbasi Program In Islamic Studies, Center for South Asia, McCoy Family Center for Ethics in Society, and the Stanford Initiative for Religious and Ethnic Understanding and Coexistence, supported by
7:00pm on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 At Cubberley Auditorium
Jeff Raikes, CEO of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and co-founder of the Raikes Foundation, will share his perspective on large-scale giving and possibilities for achieving lasting social impact through philanthropy.
7:30pm on Thursday, April 17, 2014 At Cubberley Auditorium
From hunger to obesity to industrial agriculture, modern-day food systems have no lack of “wicked” problems involving social, economic, and political—as well as health—dimensions. Although these problems present formidable challenges,
12:00pm on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 At Encina, Oksenberg Room, on the 3rd floor of Encina Hall
Please join Scotty McLennan (Stanford’s Dean for Religious Life) and Mariano-Florentino Cuellar (Stanford Law School) as they speak about the ethics of being a government worker. More information about this event will be posted soon.