In the course CS 181: Computers, Ethics and Public Policy, Stanford students become computer programmers, policymakers and philosophers to examine the ethical and social impacts of technological innovation.
Five scholars with Stanford affiliations have won Soros Fellowships, which provide financial support for graduate study at any U.S. university. Soros Fellows are either immigrants or the children of immigrants and are selected based on merit.
Next week the 2019 AAU survey on sexual assault and harassment will open to Stanford students. It’s part of a nationwide effort to understand the prevalence of such prohibited conduct at U.S. colleges and universities.
More than 160 years ago, Lim Lip Hong left China and immigrated to the United States, where he helped build the Central Pacific Railroad, overseen by Leland Stanford. Today Lim’s great-great-great-grandson Michael Solorio is a junior at Stanford.