Support independent, student-run journalism.

Your support helps give staff members from all backgrounds the opportunity to conduct meaningful reporting on important issues at Stanford. All contributions are tax-deductible.

‘About Face’: Your face, my face and our faces together in art

Everyone is familiar with the struggle and unease of confronting someone face-to-face. The Cantor Arts Center’s exhibition “About Face” places viewers in this intimate and tense engagement with American portraiture of Ansel Adams, Imogen Cunningham, John Gutmann, Barbara Morgan and Edward Weston from the 1920s to 1940s. Both subject and viewer stand uncomfortably close to…

Celebrating Jewish determination: A second take on TheatreWorks’ ‘The Prince of Egypt’

In his reimagining of the 1998 DreamWorks film, director Scott Schwartz’s “The Prince of Egypt” is a touching and captivating retelling of the Book of Exodus. While live musical theatre cannot convey some of the same expansiveness and mysticism of animation film, the production, staged by TheatreWorks in the Mountain View Center for the Performing…

‘The Centennial Exhibition’: Reveling in Pedro de Lemos’ history and simplicity

Celebrating the Stanford Art Gallery’s 100th year, “Lasting Impressions of Pedro de Lemos: The Centennial Exhibition” offers a nostalgic glance through the work of former Stanford Art Gallery curator and director Pedro Joseph de Lemos. Running from now until Dec. 3 in the Stanford Art Gallery, the exhibition explores de Lemos’ central theories on color…