You are here

Rathbun Lecture on a Meaningful Life: Ruth Bader Ginsburg

The Rathbun Lecture honors late Stanford Law Professor Harry Rathbun, who delivered his renowned Last Lecture on pursuing a fulfilling life for thirty years. As the seventh Rathbun Visiting Fellow, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Associate Justice, Supreme Court of the United States, will speak on how purpose and values lead to a meaningful life. Previous Rathbun Visiting Fellows were Oprah Winfrey, Marian Wright Edelman, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, George Shultz, Sandra Day O’Connor, and Garry Trudeau. This program is presented by the Stanford Office for Religious Life. For Justice Ginsburg’s full biography, past speakers, videos, and more information, please visit
If you need a disability-related accommodation or wheelchair access information, please contact: the Diversity & Access Office at (650) 725-0326 or  Requests should be made by February 1, 2017. 
Photo credit: Collection of the Supreme Court of the United States



Monday, February 6, 2017. 07:00 PM


Stanford Memorial Church


Office for Religious Life


The lecture will be available via live webcast on Monday, Feb. 6, beginning at 7 p.m.