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Stanford continues to adjust to the pandemic challenges

President Marc Tessier-Lavigne, Provost Persis Drell and Medical School Dean Lloyd Minor brought the campus community up to date Thursday with news of the university’s adjustments to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic.

Makerspaces get creative during coronavirus pandemic

Even faced with complete closure due to health and safety guidelines, Stanford’s makerspaces have found innovative ways to continue serving their communities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Makerspaces at Stanford

Dozens of spaces at Stanford help students and faculty – and, in some cases, staff and community members – explore their inner maker while also supporting those who are experienced creators.

Stanford student dedicated to tech and social service

Sophomore Sasankh Munukutla received a fellowship from Stanford to work at a nonprofit organization whose mobile app allows people who speak multiple languages to volunteer their skills as translators and interpreters to refugees and humanitarian aid workers.

A Stanford junior reflects on her academic journey

Ayoade Balogun, who is pursuing bachelor’s degrees in African and African American studies and environmental systems engineering, recently returned to campus from a summer internship at the National Museum of African American History and Culture.

Stanford students take STEM home to Ethiopia

This past summer, engineering graduate students Loza Tadesse and Tim Abate returned to their home country of Ethiopia to teach local college students about science research and educational opportunities.

Joining Stanford: A passionate activist

Since surviving one of the country’s worst mass shootings, Tyah-Amoy Roberts has become a prominent and passionate advocate for safer communities. Today, she is among the members of the Stanford Class of 2023.