Stanford LASER [stan ford layzer *also, var. el·ay·ess·ee·arr] n. Stanford's version of the LASER program, offered as a Continuing Studies course.
NOTE: "LASER (Leonardo Art Science Evening Rendezvous) is a national program, founded in 2008 by cultural historian Piero Scaruffi under the aegis of Leonardo ISAST, which brings artists and scientists together for informal presentations and conversation with an audience. Each evening event, free of charge and open to the public, presents artists, scientists, thinkers, inventors, and scholars who are working on paradigm shifts. People in the audience are also encouraged to briefly introduce their own work." -- via the Continuing Studies course description.