Tag: Vice Provost for Student Affairs

Susie Brubaker-Cole

Vice Provost for Student Affairs Susie Brubaker-Cole shares what matters to her, and why

by Alexander Kekauoha and Kate Chesley on October 17, 2018 10:04 pm
To address mental illness issues at Stanford, members of the university community need to learn to talk openly about such challenges as anxiety and depression, according to SUSIE BRUBAKER-COLE, vice provost for student affairs. “If there is stigma, that undermines our efforts to create a system where people feel supported and cared for and seen,”… Read more Vice Provost for Student Affairs Susie Brubaker-Cole shares what matters to her, and why
Brenda McComb

New student affairs professionals and ombudsperson join Stanford

by Alex Kekauoha on September 13, 2018 3:03 pm
Stanford recently welcomed several new staff in Student Affairs and the Ombuds Office. Among them is BRENDA MCCOMB, who joined the university as interim associate vice provost and dean of students. McComb comes to Stanford from Oregon State University, where she held several positions, including dean of the Graduate School and senior vice provost for academic affairs.… Read more New student affairs professionals and ombudsperson join Stanford
Bina Pulkit Patel

Bina Pulkit Patel named director of Counseling and Psychological Services

by Elaine Ray on June 10, 2018 11:47 am
BINA PULKIT PATEL, assistant director of clinical services for the Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) department at Vaden Health Center, has been named the next director of CAPS. She begins her new role July 16. Patel has served in her current position since 2016, taking a leadership role in the oversight of clinical care and… Read more Bina Pulkit Patel named director of Counseling and Psychological Services
Lyons award

Eight students recognized with Lyons Awards for service

by Kate Chesley on May 24, 2018 2:59 pm
Eight Stanford undergraduate and graduate students were recently recognized with 2018 James W. Lyons Awards for their service to the Stanford and surrounding communities through their departments, teams, clubs, residences and community projects. The event was attended by Lyons, who served as Stanford’s dean of student affairs from 1972 to 1990. This year’s recipients are:… Read more Eight students recognized with Lyons Awards for service
Tom Black

University Registrar Tom Black leaving Stanford

by Kathleen Sullivan on August 27, 2017 3:33 pm
University Registrar TOM BLACK has accepted a new position at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore and will be leaving Stanford in mid-September. Black, who joined the Stanford community in 2007, is a nationally recognized leader in his field. He also serves as the associate vice provost for student and academic services. GREG BOARDMAN, vice provost… Read more University Registrar Tom Black leaving Stanford
Sally Dickson

Tim Wise and activists focus on racism, white privilege at Sally Dickson Lecture

by Cynthia Haven on May 23, 2017 3:45 pm
When Hurricane Katrina struck New Orleans a dozen years ago, natural forces weren’t the biggest cause of flooding: a misallocation of government resources left the levees unprepared for the rising floodwaters. People rushed into New Orleans from all over the country, armed with their good intentions. TIM WISE, a prominent voice on racism, inequality and… Read more Tim Wise and activists focus on racism, white privilege at Sally Dickson Lecture
Lori Gager

Lori Gager wins the Fidler Award in Student Affairs

by Elaine Ray on May 16, 2017 3:06 pm
If you walk into the Student Services Center on the second floor of Tresidder, one of the things you might notice is the sign that says, “Because Nice Matters.” That slogan is a theme at the core of how the center’s staff approaches their work. It is also a thread that ran through more than… Read more Lori Gager wins the Fidler Award in Student Affairs

Two Student Affairs staff members win 2011 Margaret Ann Fidler Awards

by Kathleen Sullivan on May 18, 2011 4:00 am
SUZANNE ABEL, associate director for external relations at the Haas Center for Public Service, and CAROLE PERTOFSKY, director of wellness and health promotion services at Vaden Health Center, each recently received a 2011 Margaret Ann Fidler Award for Distinguished Service in Student Affairs. The award specifically recognizes those who demonstrate extraordinary dedication to their work… Read more Two Student Affairs staff members win 2011 Margaret Ann Fidler Awards