University Affairs

Laura Dominguez Chan wins a 2019 Amy J. Blue Award

Laura Dominguez Chan, associate dean of career education and director of career communities at Stanford Career Education, recently won an Amy J. Blue Award, which honors staff who are exceptionally dedicated, supportive of colleagues and passionate about their work.

Stanford alumna Sally Ride remembered with residence hall renaming

Members of the campus community gathered to rename a residence hall in memory of pioneering astronaut Sally Ride, with her mother, Joyce Ride, in attendance. Also at the event, Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne acknowledged and honored the contributions of Native Americans to Stanford University.

Stanford’s Oral History Program celebrates its 500th interview

The Stanford Historical Society Oral History Program has been collecting the remembrances of everyone from presidents and Nobel laureates to faculty and student leaders to preserve the university’s history and its contributions for generations to come.