Faculty Speakers

Each week throughout the summer, two Stanford faculty members arrive at Camp to engage guests in interesting and stimulating topics.  Previous subjects have included the exploration of dark matter, self-driving vehicles, and the academic structure of today’s high schools.  During the week, the Stanford faculty hold an hour-long lecture followed the next day by a discussion.  Our 2019 speakers were as follows:

  • Week 2:          Brian Wandell, Neuroscience
  • Week 2-3:       Jeff Raikes, Philanthropy
  • Week 3-4:       Abbas Milani, Iranian Studies
  • Week 4-5:       Fred Luskin, Forgiveness
  • Week 5-6:       Bill Durham, Biology, Anthropology
  • Week 6-7:       Kam Moler, Physics
  • Week 7-8:       Jan Krawitz, Film, Humanities
  • Week 8-9:       Jill Helms, Medicine
  • Week 9-10:     Gavin Jones, English
  • Week 10-11:   Bill Hurlbut, Neuroscience, Ethics
  • Week 11-12:   Buzz Thompson, Natural Resources Law
  • Week 12-13:   JD Schramm, Organizational Behavior, GSB
  • Week 13:         Margot Gerritsen, Environmental Engineering