Campus Life

Inauguration of President Marc Tessier-Lavigne

Stanford celebrated the beginning of a new era today by inaugurating its 11th president, Marc Tessier-Lavigne, a pioneering neuroscientist, technology executive and academic leader.

Stanford’s solar expansion project moves ahead

By year’s end, a new solar plant will be providing 50 percent of Stanford’s electricity and the campus will be getting 65 percent of its total electricity from renewable sources.

Move-in day 2016 at Stanford

Clear skies and a refrain of "Welcome to Stanford!" greeted members of the Class of 2020 and transfer students as they arrived at  the Farm for move-in day on Tuesday. Among those welcoming students and their families to campus was President Marc Tessier-Lavigne. University photographer Linda Cicero and videographer Kurt Hickman captured some of the highlights.