A look back at the year that included the selection and inauguration of a new Stanford president; the launching of a global, multidisciplinary graduate scholarship program; groundbreaking research; national sports titles and more.
For a school-record eighth consecutive season, Stanford will play in a postseason football bowl game. The Cardinal (9-3) will face North Carolina (8-4) in the Sun Bowl on Dec. 30 in El Paso, Texas. Kickoff is slated for noon (MT), and CBS will broadcast the game nationally.
The university has heard increased reports in recent days of people from a variety of backgrounds and across the political spectrum feeling targeted or silenced on our campus. Intolerance of others based on their background, identity or views is antithetical to our values.
Service members and the Stanford community joined together on Veterans Day to honor two Stanford alumni who made the ultimate sacrifice while serving their country. Marines Ryan McGlothlin and Michael Weston lost their lives while fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan and are now memorialized on the Wall of Honor in the lobby of Memorial Auditorium.