Teaching & Students

A class of its own

Immersive, enlightening – and sometimes unorthodox – courses help fulfill Stanford’s founding mission.

Graduate School of Business —

Are these the next big ideas?

Stanford Graduate School of Business students pitch their startup ideas to VCs, angels and alumni.

Studying more strategically equals improved exam scores

Postdoctoral scholar Patricia Chen is lead author of a study that found that college students employing a strategic approach to the use of study resources improved their exam scores by an average of one-third of a letter grade.