University Affairs

Long-Range Planning effort digs into the details

The four Area Steering Groups involved in Stanford’s Long-Range Planning process have been hard at work reading and analyzing proposals. Graphics produced by the groups illustrate some of the themes they are seeing; white papers from each of the groups will be made available to the campus community in winter quarter.

Q&A with Stanford president, provost

President Marc Tessier-Lavigne and Provost Persis Drell answered a range of questions on issues from sexual violence education to faculty diversity and the state of federal research funding during a conversation Wednesday.

Stanford trustees tour Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital

At its Oct. 2-3 meeting, the Stanford University Board of Trustees heard a presentation from President Marc Tessier-Lavigne, honored former chair Steven A. Denning, toured the new Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford and approved building projects.

Stanford releases annual crime data and discusses results

Most of Stanford’s 2017 Safety, Security & Fire Report is devoted to promoting personal safety and crime prevention on campus. The report, which is required under federal law, provides data on campus crimes, including sexual offenses, alcohol arrests and burglaries.

Middle Plaza project moves ahead

A Stanford project including new housing, retail and office space along El Camino Real in Menlo Park is a step closer to reality with the city council’s support.