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recognizing and appreciating a wide range of cultural and global perspectives

Race, Policing, and Public Health Symposium

This symposium aims to highlight the important research being done across interdisciplinary fields on race and law enforcement and the public health impact of police violence against minority groups.

Join participants from academia, government, private, and non-profit sectors to generate new modes of thinking about these interconnected issues and to prepare a call to action for funding and research priorities. 

Moving Beyond Bias in the Workplace: Keynote Address by Anne-Marie Slaughter

A Keynote Address by Anne-Marie Slaughter (CEO, New America and Professor, Princeton University)

Friday, March 3, 2017 at 12:00-1:00 PM

Doors open at 11:30 AM

Location: Stanford University CEMEX Auditorium (Knight Management Center, 641 Knight Way, Stanford, CA)

Presented by the Center for the Advancement of Women's Leadership, Clayman Institute for Gender Research at Stanford University, in partnership with the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

A Fireside Chat with Omid Kordestani, Google's "Business Founder" and the Executive Chairman of Twitter

The Persian Student Association Stanford (PSA) at Stanford University, and Iranian Stanford Alumni Association (ISAA) present: A fireside chat with Omid Kordestani about technology, business, career, and life lessons.Omid is currently the Executive Chairman of Twitter. As Google's "Business Founder" and employee number 11, Omid led Google's business operations from the first employees and the first dollar in revenue to over 12,000 employees and over $20B in revenues.

SCOPE Brown Bag Seminar Series - Beyond the "English Learner" Label: Recognizing the Richness of Students' Multilingual Responses, Presented by Ramón Antonio Martínez

As the population of students officially classified as “English learners” continues to grow in school districts nationwide, increased scholarly attention has been devoted to specifying the various language demands that these students will face. In some of this scholarship and in much of the attendant discourse, academic language demands are framed as challenges, invoking generalized assumptions about the supposed gap between discipline-specific forms of language and the everyday language of culturally and linguistically diverse learners.

Diversity Works: SPARQ

Join our Diversity Works discussion with Dr. Alana Conner, Executive Director and Senior Research Scientist, at Stanford SPARQ, the Center for Social Psychological Answers to Real-World Questions. SPARQ is not just a think tank, instead, SPARQ is a “do tank” by creating and sharing evidence-based solutions to social problems.

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