Stories published in 2017

Admitted students sample life at Stanford

Admit Weekend offers prospective freshmen a taste of life on the Farm, with academic and social activities designed to showcase the university’s breadth and depth.

Faculty Senate meeting April 27

Speakers at the April 27 meeting included Harry J. Elam, Jr., vice provost for undergraduate education; Patricia J. Gumport, vice provost for graduate education; Corrie Potter, director of Institutional Research & Decision Support; President Marc Tessier-Lavigne; and Provost Persis Drell.

Three staffers win 2017 Amy J. Blue Awards

The awards honor the life and work of the late Amy J. Blue, an associate vice president for administrative services and facilities, who was known as a woman of incisive intelligence, abundant energy and unrelenting honesty.

Report details universities’ efforts on sexual assault

Stanford is among the U.S. universities included in a new report by the Association of American Universities summarizing campus initiatives to combat sexual violence. The report presents an opportunity to learn from others, Provost Persis Drell says.