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Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne

7 days ago

President’s remarks to Faculty Senate on academic freedom

President Marc Tessier-Lavigne delivered these remarks at the Faculty Senate meeting of January 26, 2023.

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3 weeks ago

Welcome to winter quarter

In his winter quarter welcome message, Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne reflects on our progress and looks ahead to the new quarter and beyond.

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4 weeks ago

IT website in the news

Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne addresses recent media coverage of a website for Stanford’s Information Technology (IT) community that discussed an “Elimination of Harmful Language Initiative” undertaken by that community.

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3 months ago

Veterans Day letter from Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne

President Tessier-Lavigne’s letter will be placed with wreaths in Memorial Court and at Memorial Auditorium today.

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4 months ago

The history of Jewish admissions and experience at Stanford

President Marc Tessier-Lavigne issues an institutional apology after a task force confirms that Stanford undertook efforts to limit the admission of Jewish students in the 1950s.

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4 months ago

Fall quarter welcome

President Marc Tessier-Lavigne shares how Stanford is ramping up efforts on important initiatives this year, while also focusing on building a strong and supportive community.

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Stanford Provost Persis Drell

2 months ago

Annual Title IX/Sexual Harassment Report

The Annual Title IX/Sexual Harassment Report contains information on how the university responded to reports of sexual assault and harassment during academic year 2021-22.

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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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2 years 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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