BOSP. Experiences. Everywhere.

Aug 5 | 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Join Stanford in New York for a discussion with Gabriela Bhaskar, Priska Neeley, Mark Vancleave and Danielle Jackson about on-the-ground journalism today. This panel will explore perspectives and experiences from journalists working in different...


Jul 21 | 9:00am to 10:00am

The importance of decolonial perspectives for global and public health has emerged in recent years.

This lecture offers reflections on the importance of decolonial thinking for enabling the politicizing and historicizing of health and...


May 27 | 5:00pm to 6:00pm

On March 11th this year, Japan marked a decade since the Tōhoku Earthquake struck 70km out from the country’s north east coastline. Of an unprecedented scale in Japan’s recorded history, the earthquake and accompanying tsunami took a huge toll on...


May 26 | 10:00am to 11:00am

Stanford in New York presents New York Times bestselling author and one of the world’s leading career and workplace experts, Lindsey Pollak, in a moderated virtual event on May 26. Please join us to learn how to navigate the career and hiring...


May 20 | 10:00am to 11:00am

Have you already applied to study away and are full of questions about the Madrid Program? Are you thinking about whether or not to submit a last minute application for Autumn 2021? Are you wondering whether the Madrid Program might be a good fit...


May 19 | 9:00am to 10:00am

Histories and ethnographies of hunter gatherers of all continents have shown that First People do not see the world the way colonial intruders do, not sharing the post-enlightenment separations of nature and culture, people and animal, even past...


May 18 | 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Considering life in the Big Apple after Stanford? Join six Stanford in New York alumni for presentations discussing their experiences moving to the city, their current neighborhoods, and their favorite spots.


May 17 | 9:30am to 11:00am

In this talk Professor Ferrarello will describe the mereological constitution of contents in the intentional acts of people affected from borderline personality disorder (BPD) or emotionally unstable personality disorder (EUPD) in order to shed...


May 5 | 10:30pm to 11:30pm

Join the Stanford in Florence Director and Staff for a live Q&A about Fall Quarter 2021. Come with any questions you have about academics, housing, extra-curricular events, meeting locals, life in Florence, and more. You can also submit your...


Apr 28 | 10:00am to 11:00am

Public Health in Times of Contagion: An Integrated Structure (The Stories of Stella and Margherita)

Please join us for a two-part series dedicated to the 1630 Plague in Florence with noted historian and Stanford in Florence...


Apr 26 | 2:00pm to 3:00pm

“Canarian Night Skies” is the title of the introductory course on Astronomy offered by the Bing Overseas Study Program in Madrid during the Winter Quarter. Participating students get hands-on experience with telescopes and other astronomy tools...


Apr 21 | 10:00am to 11:00am

Patient 0: The Story of the Poulterer from Bologna

The Plague Enters the City

Please join us for a two-part series dedicated to the 1630 Plague in Florence with noted historian and Stanford in Florence instructor,...


Apr 14 | 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Join Stanford in New York as they explore the legacy of the Harlem Renaissance and its influence on art in Harlem today. LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs, Dr. Michele Elam, Terrance McKnight, and Kiyan Williams will speak with Dr. Katie Dieter about their...


Apr 13 | 10:00am to 11:00am

Stanford and BOSP Alumni Carly Lave and Noémi Berkowitz discuss the experimental Berlin performance scene through their work as artists in the fields of dance and theater. Carly (Class of '15, Stanford in Berlin '13) dives into her works at the...


Apr 7 | 9:00am to 10:00am

The Louvre Museum is the biggest and, prior to the pandemic, most visited museum in the world. Its grandiose halls, formerly inhabited by kings, are today decked with the greatest artistic treasures known to humanity. Both the monument and the...


Mar 31 | 10:00am to 11:00am

Join us for a q&a with Renaissance genius, Michelangelo Buonarroti, live from his birthplace, Florence, Italy. Come ready to ask anything you wish about the great artist’s life and opus, where he found inspiration, how people lived and worked...


Mar 30 | 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Eating dim sum is a quintessential Hong Kong experience. Join us in a mouth-watering journey to explore the “yum cha” or “drink tea” culture in Hong Kong and our master chef in making authentic Chinese dumplings.

Enjoy this hour-long...


Mar 22 | 9:30am to 11:30am

In this paper Professor Moore reflects on what he calls ‘armchair knowledge’, that is to say knowledge that is acquired without appeal to experience. There is a puzzle: not only does there appear to be such knowledge, but some of it appears to...


Mar 8 | 10:15am to 11:15am

The Santiago Program invites you to participate in a discussion with our summer Faculty in Residence, Alexandria Boehm, Professor of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Stanford. In addition to discussing the course she will...


Mar 5 | 11:00am to 12:00pm

Learn what is unique and what is universal for undergraduate students during this difficult year.

Minha Khan (BOSP Oxford alumna)
Lily Nilipour (BOSP Oxford Alumna)
Jack Whitehead (Brasenose College undergraduate and SoCo...


Mar 4 | 10:00am to 11:00am

Berlin is a city with multiple soundtracks. From rich techno, jazz and experimental music, three major opera houses, seven professional symphony orchestras, and more — in Berlin you can explore all genres in performances of expert quality. What’s...


Mar 4 | 9:30am to 10:30am

You're invited to join Stanford in New York in partnership with Stanford Women's Network - New York as we welcome award-winning journalists and media powerhouses Tracy Jan (BA ‘98 MA ‘99) of the Washington Post, Emily Ramshaw of The 19th and...


Mar 3 | 10:00am to 11:00am

We tend to be disconnected from the food we prepare, but every ingredient in the Spanish cocido carries a historical process of political and human behavior to become part of a signature dish of Spanish culture and pride. Cooking can be a...


Mar 1 | 9:00am to 11:00am

In this talk, Havi Carel argues that recent restrictions aimed at preventing the transmission of covid-19 have had a profound impact on our personal and social worlds. Using key phenomenological ideas, such as being-in-the-world, being-with, the...


Feb 25 | 6:00pm to 7:00pm

In conjunction with Family Weekend, this event is designed to help students and their families learn more about BOSP programs around the world and hear from current students about the lessons they learned and the challenges they encountered as...


Feb 25 | 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Having originally moved to Japan for her doctoral studies, Prof. Catherine Ludvik has taught Stanford students about the intersection of Kyoto’s religious and artistic life since shortly after the university established a permanent program here....


Feb 23 | 9:00am to 10:00am

Eloi Laurent is the guest speaker. He will be introduced by alumna Erica Scott.

Éloi Laurent is senior economist at the Sciences Po Centre for Economic Research (OFCE) and professor at Sciences Po and Ponts ParisTech in Paris. A...


Feb 18 | 9:00am to 10:00am

Engaged learning comes in many forms, each with its own opportunities to learn about localized approaches to global concerns. This winter quarter, the Cape Town program invites you to a conversation with local NGOs as they share their thoughts on...


Feb 15 | 9:00am to 10:00am

After a very successful virtual master class that we held in the fall, and thanks to the numerous requests we received from participants to do it again, Chef Mollica will be offering a second virtual master cooking class for us this winter. This...


Dec 9 | 10:00am to 11:00am

The Italian context is one with history that connects its territory to the African continent dating back as far as history has been recorded. There is a range of art historical standards that keep us from appreciating and recognizing these...


Dec 3 | 9:00am to 10:00am

No doubt people the world over have found solace in cooking and reading during the various periods of lockdown almost all our countries have been subjected to. But in France, a few creative individuals, have drawn on these activities to explore...


Nov 30 | 9:00am to 10:30am

Psychiatry has since its very beginning had a troublesome relationship with philosophy. Some of the founding fathers of psychiatry believed philosophical knowledge to be indispensable for the clinical practice. Can such a verdict still be...


Nov 23 | 5:00pm to 6:00pm

How and why do people enter monastic life in modern Japan? What is the training like? What responsibilities do monks have and what role do they play in Japanese society today? Rev. Daiko Matsuyama, Deputy Head Priest of Taizo-in temple talks to...


Nov 17 | 11:00am to 12:00pm

Video presentation and live Q&A about the student experience of a quarter in Cape Town: Join Julie-Anne Lothian, Michele Van Niekerk and alumni from the Stanford in Cape Town Program as they give you a glimpse into what a day in Cape Town...


Nov 16 | 9:00am to 10:00am

Chef Mollica will offer a virtual master cooking class for us and during the course of his session will also discuss sustainability, reducing food waste, and the health benefits gained from eating authentic, traditional, and local foods (the...


Nov 10 | 11:00am to 12:00pm

BOSP’s Santiago Center will be hosting an event with local instructors Sergio Missana and Claudio Seebach presenting a discussion on sustainability and climate change in Chile. They will discuss the major climate issues the country faces in...


Nov 10 | 10:00am to 11:00am

Hear about BOSP Berlin and the Krupp Internship Program first-hand from peers, alumni, and the Berlin Team. Featuring: Karen Kramer (Director), Wolf Junghanns (Internship Coordinator), and Berlin Program Alumni: Kyle Feliciano, Josie Flohr,...


Nov 9 | 10:30am to 11:30am

The purpose of this activity is to make an atypical virtual visit of the Thyssen-Bornemisza...