Cardinal Nights

What do the Halloween Haunt at Great America, Spiderman: Far From Home movie, Stanford Night at the Sharks and Glow Mini Golf have in common? They are all Cardinal Nights events happening this fall at Stanford.

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Take a Break, Pet a Dog

Nov. 14 (Thursday) | 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Science and Engineering Quad, Y2E2 Courtyard

The Terman Engineering Library is pleased to have therapy dogs again this quarter. Please join us in the Y2E2 Courtyard on the second Thursday of the month from 3-4pm. Dog and owner teams from Pet Partners will be providing relaxation and stress relief. In the event of rain, look for us under the covered walkway.

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Rivals for Life Blood Drive

November 20 (Wednesday) | 10am to 5pm
Arrillaga Center for Sports and Recreation or Arrillaga Outdoor Education and Recreation Center

Make this year a decade of dominance! Donate blood at the annual Rivals for Life blood drive and help us beat Cal for the 12th straight year! While walk-ins are welcome, you can also make an appointment at either location (click one of the links above).

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Experience Sankofa Project

Nov. 21 (Thursday)
Tresidder Memorial Union
An innovative art exhibit that combines installation art with history and creates an interactive timeline of African and American history. For more information, please contact Assistant Vice Provost and Executive Director of Inclusion and Diversity Education Dereca Blackmon at

Ongoing events

Mindful Yoga

Oct. 1 – Nov. 12

Enjoy yoga stretches in dappled morning light. While this class focuses on fundamentals for beginners, experienced practitioners are welcome. Instructor: Tia Rich, PhD, HIP Senior Health Promotion Specialist, and Contemplation by Design, Director. Please bring your yoga mat. Free and open to Stanford students, staff and faculty. Drop-in, no registration required. Bring your Stanford ID card to enter the building.

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Evening Meditation for Students

Oct. 10 – Dec. 5

These weekly “Fundamentals of Meditation” drop-in sessions are designed to offer students basic meditation skill, to encourage regular meditation practice, to help deepen your ability to self-reflect in meditation, and to offer instruction on how meditation can be useful during stressful moments. These sessions will be led by trained instructors, and will be a combination of fundamentals training and guided meditation. These sessions are geared toward beginners, but students of all levels are welcome. If you are not free to attend all of the sessions, you are welcome to attend the sessions independently. No pre-registration is required. Open to undergraduate and graduate students. Current Stanford ID card required. 

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Student Grief and Loss Gathering

Oct. 17 – Nov. 14
CIRCLE Common Room (Old Union, 3rd Floor)

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