Faculty Speakers

Each week, 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.  2017 speakers were as follows:

  • Week 2:          Hank Greely, Law
  • Week 2-3:       Mark Applebaum, Music
  • Week 3-4:       Frank Flynn, Communications
  • Week 4-5:       Gretchen Daily, Environment
  • Week 5-6:       Christopher Gardner, Food/Nutrition
  • Week 6-7:       Gordon Chang, History
  • Week 7-8:       Tina Seelig, Creativity/Entrepreneurship
  • Week 8-9:       Norman Naimark, Russia
  • Week 9-10:     Jeremy Bailenson, Virtual Reality
  • Week 10-11:   Nadeem Hussain, Philosophy/Morality
  • Week 11-12:   Marisa Galvez, Literature/Medieval
  • Week 12-13:   Greg Beroza, Earthquakes
  • Week 13:         Shanto Iyengar, Politics