Around the Farm

News articles classified as Around the Farm

Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research —

All about taxes: The policies everyone loves to hate

Policymakers, business leaders, and academics discussed how to make tax policies more equitable and efficient at the SIEPR Fall Policy Forum on taxation.

Stanford Report —

Protecting against COVID during a ‘new normal’

Russell Furr, who has coordinated Stanford’s response to COVID-19, describes how public health protocols have eased but – with the virus still present – continue to be crucial in keeping the campus community safe.

Stanford Report —

Sparking energy innovation

During a fireside chat that kicked off the Stanford Global Energy Forum, Yi Cui and Arun Majumdar discussed how Stanford, and the academy at large, must play an active role in the transition to clean energy.

Stanford Graduate School of Education —

Stanford Center on Early Childhood launches

Led by Stanford GSE’s Philip Fisher, the interdisciplinary center brings together education, neuroscience, pediatrics, law and policy, and more to address issues that intersect in early childhood.

SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory —

Chi-Chang Kao to step down as SLAC director

After serving 10 years as director of the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Chi-Chang Kao will return to research.

Stanford Report —

Campus curiosities

Witness to more than 130 years of history, the Stanford campus is full of unusual items, from the shell of a giant clam to Google’s first server.