Report of the President: Academic Council Professoriate appointments
The Academic Council Professoriate appointments, promotions, and reappointments for the periods indicated were reviewed by the Advisory Board of the Academic Council on February 16, March 8 and March 15, 2016, and were approved by the President.
Stanford leaders address Board of Trustees during its April retreat
During its April meeting, trustees heard presentations from campus leaders on a variety of issues – economics, arts programs, the Stanford Cyber Initiative, the biomedical revolution in precision health. They also toured the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory.
Q&A: Confidential Support Team offers 'first stop' for students impacted by sexual assault, relationship violence
At Stanford, inclusion is everyone's work
The Diversity and First-Gen Office (DGen) at Stanford is the hub of support for first-generation and low-income students and the nucleus for inclusion and diversity programs. The office is playing a key role in Stanford's yearlong OpenXChange initiative.
Students, administrators convene process to advance diversity, inclusion at Stanford
In response to concerns raised by a group called the Who's Teaching Us coalition, Stanford leaders and student representatives are convening discussions on multiple subjects focused on advancing diversity and inclusion on campus.
Stanford Perimeter Trail finished
Work is now complete on the Stanford Perimeter Trail, a 3.4-mile link between recreational areas in the foothills and the bay.
Stanford's Codiga Resource Recovery Center to open in May
The new Codiga Resource Recovery Center, which opens in May on Bonair Siding, could revolutionize the 100-year-old wastewater treatment paradigm while it helps accelerate the commercialization of promising new technologies.
Stanford offers admission to 2,063 students from around the world
The Office of Undergraduate Admission announced today that 2,063 high school students have been admitted to the Class of 2020 from a pool of 43,997.
The Farm comes to Shanghai and Seoul
Nearly 600 alumni and friends in Shanghai and Seoul attend Stanford+Connects for an immersion in all things Cardinal.
Redwood City campus will evoke the look and feel of Stanford
Building a campus from scratch has provided both opportunities and challenges for the Campus Planning and Design Office. University Architect David Lenox talks about the university's approach to the new campus' look and feel.
President and provost discuss student alcohol use, seek campus dialogue on new solutions
Stanford to establish principles for renaming streets and buildings
After establishing principles for reconsidering and renaming streets and buildings on campus, a committee composed of faculty, students and staff will apply the principles first to places that honor Junipero Serra.
2015 Staff Survey results
Last fall, 61 percent of Stanford's staff participated in a survey that asked about working at the university. Respondents expressed pride in the institution and the opportunities it affords, while expressing a need for a better understanding of university priorities.
Stanford campus shines for families visiting for Parents' Weekend
More than 3,500 family members visited Stanford over the sunny weekend to roam the grounds, sample student life and, most of all, spend time with their sons and daughters.
Trustees address a range of issues
During its recent meeting, the Stanford Board of Trustees endorsed the Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program, set tuition, approved construction projects, discussed investment responsibility and the Year of Learning, and welcomed former trustees back to campus with a program in the arts district.