The university says a development agreement would allow it to provide benefits for the campus community and neighboring residents while providing long-term certainty of the rules affecting its future land use.
Truly grasping the importance of biodiversity means diving down into the microscopic organisms in our soils and out to human social relationships affecting our ecosystems. The more we know, the better we can address threats to species diversity.
The EPA replaced the Obama-era Clean Power Plan with one that focuses on efficiency improvements at generating stations. Stanford experts on law, energy policy and economics discuss the move and its potential impacts.
There’s never a moment’s rest for the staff of Approaching Stanford, the university’s official process for welcoming new students to the campus community. Even before school ends, they are busy helping new students orient to Stanford.
The U.S. Department of Justice has charged a number of people around the country in an alleged scheme in which payments were made to try to win the admission of prospective students to a number of U.S. colleges and universities. Stanford’s former head sailing coach pleaded guilty to a charge in this case.
When Stanford’s undergraduate students go home for the summer, some 20,000 people bring the campus back to life at camps and conferences that are aligned with the university’s teaching, learning and research mission.