University Affairs

2,765 ideas for Stanford’s future

Students, faculty, staff and alumni responded to the call for ideas and proposals to inform Stanford's long-range planning process. Four area steering groups will now begin digging into the task of reviewing and contextualizing the submissions.

Dry weather causing fire concerns at Dish and on Matadero Trail

Stanford fire and land management officials want hikers who frequent the Dish or Matadero Trail to be aware that the National Weather Service may issue a Red Flag warning because of imminent critical fire weather patterns. As a result, the Dish hiking area and the Matadero Trail may be closed without warning.

Palo Alto affordable housing community opens in Stanford Research Park

Stanford University and the City of Palo Alto celebrated the opening of Mayfield Place along El Camino Real. The recently completed project provides affordable homes to eligible community members and retains locally owned services that benefit the broader community.