University Affairs

Stanford releases fundraising results

In 2015–16, philanthropic gifts to Stanford provided $951.1 million for financial aid, research, faculty and more. The year also marked the conclusion of the Campaign for Stanford Medicine, which raised gifts for the new Stanford Hospital and biomedical research initiatives.

Q&A with Provost Persis Drell

As she takes office as provost, Persis Drell shares her thoughts on her new role, the Stanford community and the university’s future.

A philosopher at the helm of Stanford’s Faculty Senate

Debra Satz, a professor of philosophy, senior associate dean for the humanities and arts, and chair of the 2016-17 Faculty Senate, has long been a champion of the humanities, equity issues and faculty governance on the Farm.