Teaching & Students

Stanford senior awarded 2017 Rhodes Scholarship

Senior environmental systems engineering major Meghan Shea will pursue a master’s degree in Nature, Society and Environmental Governance at the University of Oxford as one of 32 Americans chosen for a Rhodes Scholarship.

Senate discusses leadership climate at Stanford, trends in undergraduate degrees

The speakers at the Oct. 13 meeting included Margot Gerritsen, an associate professor of energy resources engineering; Russell Berman, a professor of German studies and of comparative literature; and Brian Cook, a senior assessment and evaluation analyst. Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne spoke briefly at the start of the meeting.

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Unexpected insight

Stanford student-athletes gain perspective on their own lives while serving others for three weeks overseas as participants in the Rubenstein-Bing Student-Athlete Civic Engagement Program.