Campus Life

Escondido Village Graduate Residences open to inaugural residents

Stanford recently completed construction on the complex that will provide over 2,400 graduate student beds on the east side of campus. John Arrillaga, ’60, provided more than $100 million and other major support for the project, which also benefited from an anonymous donor.

Rockin’ the COVID-19 masks at Stanford

As they help stem the spread of COVID-19 through safe practices, members of the Stanford community reveal their creativity, passions, family relationships and innate optimism in the face of the pandemic.

Going viral, giving back

Alyssa Farrow rocked the Twitterverse when she announced that she was the first person in her Native American tribe to graduate from Stanford. Now, the 2020 graduate plans to invest her Stanford education in her hometown.

Hoover Tower struck by lightning

A bolt of lightning struck Hoover Tower for the second time in almost 50 years, causing some visible damage to the building’s recognizable silhouette.