Designing Your Life for Faculty & Staff
May
16
9:00 AM09:00

Designing Your Life for Faculty & Staff

  • Paul Brest Hall, Munger Graduate Residences (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Designing Your Life for Faculty and Staff, a new workshop sponsored by University Human Resources, will be held May 16. Instructor Bill Burnett, co-founder of the Life Design Lab in the School of Engineering, will help participants learn to apply design principles and design thinking to their lives and careers. A classroom session with limited seating and a live Zoom webcast are available at no cost. Enroll using STARS. 

View Event →
Parents' Weekend 2018
Feb
24
2:30 PM14:30

Parents' Weekend 2018

The Life Design Lab will be presenting a workshop during Parents' Weekend.

This popular annual event provides parents with a glimpse of their student's life at Stanford. The weekend features a Q & A with the President, faculty lectures, and special campus tours. The Parents’ Weekend program will be similar to 2017, please feel free to take a look at the 2017 program by downloading the brochure from the link to the right. Details regarding the 2018 program will be announced Autumn Quarter.

View Event →
DtP Mini Workshop: Ideate and Prototype Your Career
Jan
25
4:30 PM16:30

DtP Mini Workshop: Ideate and Prototype Your Career

In this interactive two-session workshop, you will apply the innovation principles of design thinking to the "wicked problem" of designing your life and vocation in and beyond Stanford. This workshop offers you the opportunity to approach these lifelong questions with a structured framework and work out your ideas in conversation with your graduate peers.

https://vpge.stanford.edu/events/designing-professional-mini-workshop-ideate

 

View Event →
Frosh Winter Warmup
Jan
10
7:00 PM19:00

Frosh Winter Warmup

Kick off Winter Quarter and the new year with your Frosh Council by coming out to the annual Frosh Winter Warm-Up. Reconnect with your class, check out great ways for frosh to get involved at Stanford, and make connections that will help you plan for summer and beyond! Sponsored by Frosh Council, BEAM, and UAR

View Event →
The School of Life
Jun
27
7:00 PM19:00

The School of Life

We so often go about our life without taking a moment to pause and reflect on the rich portfolio of experiences that make up who we are. If we did, imagine the amazing insights we could mine to inform and launch our next set of adventures. Emily Tsiang, Fellow, shares Designing Your Life with The School of Life Taipei. 

View Event →
Girls in Tech: Hive Mind Talk
Jun
26
7:00 PM19:00

Girls in Tech: Hive Mind Talk

What if we can navigate through life and tackle critical decision making with design thinking? “Designing Your Life” is a class taught at Stanford University (the school’s “most popular class,” according to Fast Company magazine) that trains students to think like designers when it comes to tackling wicked problems in life. On 6/26 (Monday), Emily Tsiang, Life Design Fellow at Stanford, will guide us through an interactive workshop.

View Event →
TEDxStanford
Apr
23
5:30 PM17:30

TEDxStanford

Each year TEDxStanford brings together a stellar, wide-ranging lineup of innovative thinkers and doers to share their ideas with the world. This year's theme is In the Moment and Bill Burnett, co-founder of the Life Design Lab, will be part of the speaker line-up. 

View Event →
PhD Pathways
Mar
24
8:30 AM08:30

PhD Pathways

PhD Pathways is a day-long Career Education Conference open to PhD students and Postdocs from all disciplines to inform and educate you about what types of career paths exist beyond academia with a PhD degree. PhD Pathways is organized by a team of Stanford PhD students, postdocs and staff under the leadership of BEAM, Stanford Career Education.

There will be a keynote and workshop by the Life Design Lab.

View Event →
Parents' Weekend
Feb
25
2:30 PM14:30

Parents' Weekend

The Life Design Lab will be presenting a workshop during Parents' Weekend.

This popular annual event provides parents with a glimpse of their student's life at Stanford. The weekend features a Q & A with the President, faculty lectures, and special campus tours. The Parents’ Weekend program will be similar to 2016, please feel free to take a look at the 2016 program by downloading the brochure from the link to the right. Details regarding the 2017 program will be announced Autumn Quarter.

View Event →
Frosh Winter Warm-Up
Jan
11
7:00 PM19:00

Frosh Winter Warm-Up

  • Arrillaga Outdoor Education and Recreation Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

OPEN TO THE STANFORD UNDERGRADUATE CLASS OF 2020

Kick off Winter Quarter and the new year with your Frosh Council by coming out to the annual Frosh Winter Warm-Up on Wednesday, January 11, from 7:00-9:00pm at the Arrillaga Outdoor Education and Recreation Center. Reconnect with your class, check out great ways for frosh to get involved at Stanford, and make connections that will help you plan for summer and beyond!

Sponsored by Frosh Council, BEAM, and UAR

View Event →