Tag: life

  • What lies ‘Beyond Here?’: Cantor displays Latin American life across space and time

    “The photographer here engages his sitter as a co-author in the performance of a fiction,” read the description of “El Hombre Araña” (or “Spider Man”), a photograph of a man with a tarantula on his forehead. This sentiment echoed through my head as I walked through the must-see photo exhibition “Más Allá: The Judy and…

  • Cardinal Nights: A look into University-hosted social life

    After facing a series of difficulties from a combination of COVID-19, mixed student interest and financial challenges, Stanford’s main program for hosting all-campus social events — Cardinal Nights — returned in full force last autumn.  This fall, the program within the Office of Student Engagement (OSE) has held events including ice skating, a Lego building event and…

  • Dear Boomer: Get a life!

    Fifty years ago, I rode my Kawasaki from Portola Valley onto campus, usually squeaking into class just on time. While much has changed since then, one thing has remained constant: our humanness. We still search for meaning and need connection. We still have dreams, and we still screw up. In the last 50 years, as I’ve changed careers and…