Teaching & Students

Four from Stanford named Rhodes Scholars

Three Stanford seniors, Madeleine Chang, Michael Chen, and Alexis Kallen (pictured), and alumnus Jelani Munroe will pursue studies at Oxford University beginning October 2018 as Rhodes Scholars.

Leader of the Band

Russell Gavin, the new director of Stanford’s famously irreverent student scatter band, reflects on what makes the group special, how they are doing in the wake of a suspension that resulted in organizational changes and what the future holds.

When disaster strikes at home for Stanford students

In the last several months, Stanford students were personally affected by hurricanes, earthquakes and wildfires. Chris Griffith, associate vice provost for student affairs, explains how the university responded to students in need.

Small but mighty cohort of transfer students joins Stanford community

Stanford recently welcomed more than two dozen new transfer students who have begun their studies on the Farm as sophomores and juniors, including 13 U.S. military veterans and 13 individuals who are the first members of their families to attend a four-year college.  

Stanford Graduate School of Business —

Paving the way to healthy homes

With its singular focus on one basic thing – floors – a product and business incubated in the course Design for Extreme Affordability is transforming lives in Africa.