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Announcements I: November 2007

Posted 10:26 AM, November 5, 2007, by jaruiz

Stanford Radiology Department Blood Drive: Tuesday, November 13, 2007, and Tuesday, December 4, 2007

Aurora Forum at Stanford University 2007-08 Schedule: Monday, November 12, 2007-Saturday, May 24, 2008

Stanford University Flu Shot Clinics: Wednesdays, November 14 and 28, 2007, and December 5, 2007

Cantor Arts Center Exhibits at Stanford University: November 2007-October 2008


Stanford Radiology Department Blood Drive: Tuesday, November 13, 2007, and Tuesday, December 4, 2007, at the Stanford Blood Center at 780 Welch Road. The Radiology Department is hosting a blood drive, and all Radiology departmental members are invited to participate. This includes residents, fellows, faculty, and staff. If you have any questions regarding your eligibility to donate, please contact the Stanford Blood Center at 723-7831.

To give a blood donation, please contact the Stanford Blood Center to schedule an appointment for either Tuesday, November 13th, or Tuesday, December 4th. Please make sure you let the scheduler know that you are with the Radiology Department. All interested donors should also visit the web at http://bloodcenter.stanford.edu to check eligibility, pre-donation guidelines, etc. Please spread the word and encourage your colleagues to join you. Thank you very much.

Aurora Forum at Stanford University 2007-08 Schedule: Monday, November 12, 2007-Saturday, May 24, 2008. Continuing the history of free public programs that began with the University's founding in 1891, the Aurora Forum (http://www.auroraforum.org/) is hosting a series of public conversations centering on the theme of "Democratic Ideals." The following is a schedule of the free programs offered by the Aurora Program for 2007-08:

IRAQ: REFRAME; Monday, November 12, 2007, from 7:30 - 9:00 PM at Kresge Auditorium. This is the first of a five-part series with the Montalvo Arts Center.


Esalen: Education for Life on the Edge; Thursday, December 6, 2007, from 7:30-9:00 PM at Cubberley Auditorium.


IRAQ: REFRAME; Monday, December 17, 2007, from 7:30-9:00 PM at Kresge Auditorium. This is the second of a five-part series with the Montalvo Arts Center.


What Would Martin Say? An Evening with Clarence B. Jones; Thursday, January 17, 2008, from 7:30-9:00 PM.


IRAQ: REFRAME; Monday, January 28, 2008, from 7:30-9:00 PM (location TBD). This is the third of a five-part series with the Montalvo Arts Center.


IRAQ: REFRAME; Monday, February 4, 2008, from 7:30-9:00 PM at Kresge Auditorium. This is the fourth of a five-part series with the Montalvo Arts Center.


The Beatles on the Brain; Thursday, February 21, 2008, from 7:30-9:00 PM at Kresge Auditorium.


IRAQ: REFRAME; Monday, March 17, 2008, from 7:30-9:00 PM at the Montalvo Arts Center. This is the fifth of a five-part series with the Montalvo Arts Center.


CONFERENCE: Global Solidarity and the End of Poverty; Saturday, April 5, 2008, from 10:00 AM-5:00 PM at the Kresge Auditorium.


On the Pursuit of Happiness; Thursday, April 24, 2008, from 7:30-9:00 PM at Kresge Auditorium.


CONFERENCE: The Future of Social Hope; Saturday, May 24, 2008, from 10:00 AM-5:00 PM at Kresge Auditorium.

Stanford University Flu Shot Clinics: Wednesdays, November 7, 14, and 28, 2007, and December 5, 2007, from 3 to 6 PM at the Vaden Health Center at 866 Campus Drive East. The flu shot is free for University employees (faculty, staff, emeritus faculty, retired staff, as well as Medical School and research faculty and staff); a valid Stanford ID must be presented at the time of vaccination. Stanford Hospital and Clinics employees are not eligible for a free vaccination. The vaccine will not be given to individuals with a severe cold or other infection or who are allergic to eggs. Pregnant women in their first trimester must get medical clearance from an obstetrician.

The shot is $22 for spouses and domestic partners of university employees, as well as for students and their spouses or domestic partners. Students enrolled in Cardinal Care pay $11. Medical students must present their medical student ID card for a free shot. For more information, please go to http://vaden.stanford.edu/medical/index.html#FluClinic.

Cantor Arts Center Exhibits at Stanford University: November 2007-October 2008. The Cantor Arts Center offers free admission Wednesdays through Sundays from 11 AM to 5 PM and Thursdays, 11 AM to 8 PM. The following is a brief overview of their exhibits:

Anxious Objects: Willie Cole's Favorite Brands, October 3, 2007,-January 6, 2008, with free tours offered on Thursdays at 12:15 PM and Saturdays and Sundays at 2 PM. This exhibit features common household products transformed into art.

Dreaming of Speech without Words: The Paintings and Early Objects of H.C. Westermann, November 21, 2007-March 2, 2008.

Frederic Church, Winslow Homer, and Thomas Moran: Tourism and the American Landscape, January 30, 2008-May 4, 2008.

Masterworks from the New Orleans Museum of Art, June 4, 2008-October 5, 2008.

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