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Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne

2 weeks ago

President’s statement on discovery of noose

Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne shares distress, outrage, and urgent resolve regarding Sunday's incident.

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2 weeks ago

Exciting news about our new school: A message from President Marc Tessier-Lavigne

President Marc Tessier-Lavigne announces the Stanford Doerr School of Sustainability, the university’s first new school in 70 years.

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2 months ago

Welcome to spring quarter

Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne welcomes the campus community to spring quarter by highlighting upcoming events, progress on the new school focused on climate and sustainability and university awards that celebrate excellence in our community.

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3 months ago

President’s remarks to the Faculty Senate on invasion of Ukraine

President Marc Tessier-Lavigne made the following comments at the Faculty Senate meeting on Feb. 24, 2022.

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4 months ago

Affordability enhancements at Stanford

In a message to the campus community, Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne and Provost Persis Drell announce new steps Stanford is taking to enhance affordability for staff, faculty, graduate students and postdoctoral scholars

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4 months ago

Welcome to winter quarter

As we begin the new quarter, Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne shares some context around the university’s decision-making regarding the omicron variant and expresses gratitude for our community’s adaptability, partnership and perseverance.

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Stanford Provost Persis Drell

5 months ago

Update on the beginning of winter quarter

In a message to the community, Provost Persis Drell and Associate Vice Provost for Environmental Health & Safety Russell Furr provide an update for students and instructors about the beginning of winter quarter instruction in January.

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5 months ago

A message on winter quarter return policies

Provost Persis Drell and Russell Furr, associate vice provost, environmental health & safety, update the Stanford community on protocols for returning to campus following winter break. The university’s approach to supporting a healthy return to campus includes continued masking, enhanced COVID-19 testing, including an additional rapid test upon arrival for some students, and limitations on student parties and some other gatherings for the start of the quarter.

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6 months ago

Annual Title IX Report: Message to the community

In a message to the community, Provost Persis Drell and Vice Provost for Institutional Equity, Access and Community Patrick Dunkley discuss the Annual Title IX/Sexual Harassment Report.

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9 months ago

Preparations for fall quarter

In a letter to the campus community, Stanford Provost Persis Drell discusses the plans under way to prepare for fall quarter.

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12 months ago

Theta Delta Chi and Greek life at Stanford

Provost Persis Drell comments on the decision on an appeal in a case involving the Theta Delta Chi fraternity.

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12 months ago

Stanford’s IDEAL initiative makes substantial progress toward goals

The campus-wide efforts to promote diversity, equity, access and inclusion have expanded significantly in the academic year 2020-21.

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