The former director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Robert Mueller, visited Stanford this Tuesday and talked with students about his tenure as a leader in national security and his views on today’s security issues.
Zack Gold ’15, Akshai Baskaran ’15 and Laura Cussen ’15 created a petition asking the University to replace “grass landscaping with drought tolerant native plants.” The petition has over 800 signatures and has garnered the attention of students, faculty and University officials.
The Public Policy forum of Stanford in Government (SIG) hosted a panel Tuesday night on “Women in Policy” that encouraged female students to run for political office.
As the Associate Director I have several different responsibilities. First of all, I work with the student staff at the WCC. We have about 10 undergrads and 3 graduate students on staff as well as one professional school liaison at the medical school and several interns. All the programming at the WCC is driven by our student staff to provide opportunities for scholarship, leadership, and activism, and my role is to be an advisor to the students.
Bring it to the Table is an initiative Winokur started after her son accused her of being “intolerant” of other views, specifically those espoused on Fox news. Her solution was to sit down at a simple folded table with a patriotic cloth draped over it and talk with over a hundred different people with varied backgrounds and opinions about their political views.
Stanford’s Freshman Sophomore College (or “FroSoCo” as most students say) is hosting “PhiPsiChi: FroSoCo’s Premiere and Only Frat Party.” The party will be held from 9 p.m. to 12 a.m. in the Schiff Courtyard and requested donations will go to Partners in Health Rwanda (PIH) through Stanford’s Dance Marathon.
Though Vaden Health Center has been seeing cases of influenza for several months now, national and state trends are showing a potential spike in the virus this month. Both local and federal health departments are warning citizens to protect themselves against the virus and Stanford campus is no different.
Arriving 45 minutes early to hear Cheryl Strayed, author of the best selling memoir “Wild” that was made into an award-winning movie last month, give a talk Tuesday night at Cemex Auditorium seemed like a safe bet to Maddie Saviano ’18. After an hour of waiting in a line of over a thousand people, however, Saviano…