The university community gathered to recognize staff diversity and career milestones at the 22nd annual Multicultural Springfest and 6th annual Stanford Celebrates You: Recognizing Staff Careers ceremony. A slideshow captures the highlights.
Theoretical physicist Shamit Kachru and three of his graduate students talk about the social fabric behind their research, the cycle of confusion and discovery, and the sense of awe – or the cool factor – that drives them.
Bruce Cain has won the Miriam Aaron Roland Volunteer Service Prize, which recognizes Stanford faculty who engage students in integrating academic scholarship with significant and meaningful volunteer service to society.
John L’Heureux directed the highly regarded Stanford Creative Writing Program and the Wallace Stegner Creative Writing Fellowship program, where his proteges included, among many others, National Medal of Arts recipients.