On Thursday night at Cubberley Auditorium, long-time civil rights activist Angela Davis emphasized the importance of intersectionality in academia and activism Davis also advised students to continue fighting for social justice.
The fourth TEDxStanford took place at CEMEX Auditorium throughout the day on May 17, featuring 18 Stanford-affiliated speakers.
“There are two ways of getting home, and one of them is to stay there. The other is to walk round the whole world till we come back to the same place,” writes G.K. Chesterton, an early-20th century wizard of words, in the introduction to his book “The Everlasting Man.”
Alan Lightman wrote a book in 1996 entitled “Einstein’s Dreams.” Einstein was famous for his facility with hypotheticals, and solved some of physics’ hardest problems by spinning yards and yards of thought experiments. He had enlarged parietal lobes, apparently…