According to the Stanford University Department of Public Safety (SUDPS), multiple shots were fired in the Lagunita parking lot at 7:17 p.m. on the evening of Saturday, May 14. The authorities have since detained and questioned possible suspects and reported that no one was injured
Stanford does have a legacy of brilliant scientists and doctors, and there are many young musicians, scholars and athletes who dream of coming to the Farm. But what actually happens at Stanford the place? This is what portrayals of Stanford typically fail to depict.
With last season’s unprecedented success, Stanford football and the University by extension received tremendous national exposure and publicity. Administrators say, however, that it has been difficult to quantify the benefits accrued to Stanford from its accomplishments on the field.
Applications for the Class of 2015 reached a record high for the University, totaling approximately 34,200 and representing a staggering 7 percent increase from last year. But what is it about Stanford that attracts so much interest?