The Stanford University Department of Public Safety (SUDPS) is forming a focus group of officers to combat bicycle crimes in response to the consistently high bike theft rate on campus.
“The hard truth is that other high-performing nations have passed us by during the last two decades. Americans need to wake up to this educational reality, instead of napping at the wheel while emerging competitors prepare their students for economic leadership,” Secretary of Education Arne Duncan said in a 2010 press release responding to test…
Provost John Etchemendy Ph.D. ’82 will likely to set a new minimum salary for the 2013-14 academic year in late February.
“I never had a truly intellectual experience until I went to college and I suddenly knew what it was,” Roland Greene said.
Joining a nationwide movement currently involving 192 colleges, a group of Stanford students recently kicked off a fossil fuel divestment campaign on campus.
Stanford researchers have discovered a way to manufacture flexible, recyclable and comparatively cheap solar cells. Though the cells currently operate at a much lower efficiency, the breakthrough holds great potential for the future of solar energy.
As Stanford commemorates the 50th anniversary of Tresidder Union this year, the University has begun re-examining the state of the student unions, questioning whether the spaces are still meeting the needs of Stanford undergraduates. While Tresidder has taken on a more commercial role in recent years, focus groups held by the University have injected new…