Tag: College

  • College Senate wrestles with points in residential and social life

    The College Senate tackled an absence of scholar engagement with neighborhood system at its first assembly of the tutorial 12 months on Thursday. College management acknowledged scholar criticism of the neighborhood system and shared plans for enchancment. It was the Senate’s first assembly following transitions in College management. Interim President Richard Saller and Provost Jenny…

  • ‘Deeply devastating’: College students denounce Supreme Courtroom affirmative motion ban

    College students expressed fears over the way forward for variety and inclusivity at Stanford, in mild of the Supreme Courtroom’s resolution to strike down affirmative motion.  The Supreme Courtroom’s (SCOTUS) June ruling towards the consideration of race inside school admissions elicited impassioned reactions from Stanford’s neighborhood pupil teams, who fearful in regards to the potential…

  • SLS college students bridge the hole between the classroom and prisons

    As mass incarceration charges stay a prevalent problem in the USA, Stanford graduate college packages are working to cut back jail populations in California by legislative reform and reentry providers. The U.S. jail inhabitants began to develop throughout the Seventies, and exploded the next decade when the Reagan administration undertook a “struggle on medicine” that…

  • Stanford athletes compete in World College Video games

    Six Stanford college students competed within the 2023 FISU World College Video games in Chengdu, China this summer time — the primary time the video games had been hosted because the begin of the COVID-19 pandemic. Alex Lee ’22 M.S. ’23, Marisol Torro ’24, Amy Tang ’25, Judy Liu ’26, Zhier Fan ’26 and Hayden…

  • Over the CREST: College students conduct summer time most cancers analysis

    College students performed analysis on early most cancers detection on the Canary Most cancers Analysis Schooling Summer time Coaching (CREST) program this summer time, working underneath school mentors for 10 weeks. Canary CREST, which is funded by the Nationwide Most cancers Institute (NCI), presents a novel analysis expertise for a choose group of undergraduate college…

  • College students replicate on a calmer summer time campus

    As a substitute of the everyday hurried scramble to class through the college 12 months, Chavi Coy ’26 walked via a quiet Principal Quad in mid-July, having fun with the peaceable heat of summer time.  It’s a special tempo of life, Coy stated.  Whereas most college students packed as much as depart campus in June,…

  • A draining dilemma: How college students stored cool with out fountains and AC

    On an unusual summer season day at Stanford, the solar beats down on the Farm, making a sizzling and humid setting.  Many college students flip to fountain hopping, a convention of swimming, socializing and hopping between the College’s bigger fountains to beat the warmth. Throughout summer season quarter, nonetheless, many fountains are shut right down…

  • DEI dean leaves Stanford Regulation College

    Tirien Steinbach, the affiliate dean for Range, Fairness and Inclusion at Stanford Regulation College (SLS), has left her position after two years within the publish, Dean Jenny Martinez introduced in a letter to the SLS neighborhood on July 20. The choice comes over 4 months after Steinbach intervened in a protest towards a speech by…

  • San Francisco’s robotaxis drive debates amongst college students and college

    San Francisco metropolis officers and residents are divided on whether or not they need to enable robotic taxis to function throughout sunlight hours. Autonomous automotive firms Waymo and Cruise insist that their vehicles are secure sufficient — however some college students and college are apprehensive. The California Public Utilities Fee votes Aug. 10 on a…

  • From the Neighborhood | Doerr College confuses wealth and fame for management and information

    What group of individuals is greatest positioned to advise a brand new college of sustainability? On June fifth, we acquired Stanford administration’s reply. The Doerr College’s Dean introduced the college’s Advisory Council’s new membership. The Council now counts 22 members, over half of whom are both billionaires or their spouses, and half of whom are…