The Omicron Chi Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention sponsored the Out of the Darkness Walk on Sunday, April 30 with the help of several other Stanford Greek organizations. Around 200 students and community members joined to raise money and awareness for suicide prevention by walking 5k around campus.
Stanford University Police Department participated in Coffee with a Cop Day for the first time on Friday, Oct. 7 by giving away free coffee at the Stanford Coffee House (CoHo) and chatting with members of the community (ERICA EVANS/The Stanford Daily).
Students held a SlutWalk last weekend to draw attention to survivor stories and the act of “slut-shaming.”
Cantor Arts Center recently unveiled a new art installation made up of 12 drawings by Native American artist, Red Horse, which depict the infamous battle of Little Bighorn.
Herbert Abrams was not only a renowned professor and researcher that made significant advances in the field of radiology, but also a staunch advocate for world peace through his efforts to promote denuclearization. Abrams passed away at age 95 on Jan. 20 in his home in Palo Alto.
Nobel Prize-winning economist and Bartlett Burnap Senior Fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution, Douglass North died on Nov. 23, 2015, at the age of 95 in his home at Benzonia, Michigan.
The Faculty Senate convened for the first time this academic year on Thursday, Sept. 24 to discuss OpenXChange, the University’s new program for encouraging open dialogue between students, faculty and administrators surrounding important and often sensitive political and social issues.
Richard Verma, the 25th U.S. Ambassador to India, visited Stanford’s campus on Friday and spoke about the deepening strategic, political and economic relationship between the United States and India. He also spoke about increased Indo-U.S. bilateral trade, as well as collaboration on climate, health, space, defense and education — which has come as a result of recent meetings between President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Modi – as well as the creation of several working groups.