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Sam Premutico
Sam Premutico ’18 is a staff writer covering University and local news. A freshman from Brooklyn, New York, Sam has a wide range of academic interests, including biology and philosophy. When not in class or writing for The Daily, Sam enjoys solving crossword puzzles and playing for the Stanford Men’s Squash team. To contact Sam, email him at samprem ‘at’ stanford.edu.

U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights speaks

The former U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay gave the inaugural HANDA Center Lecture on Human Rights Tuesday night in Cemex Auditorium. Pillay reflected on her time as High Commissioner and discussed current human rights conflicts around the world.

Police Blotter: April 29 – May 4

This report covers a selection of incidents from April 29 to May 4 as recorded in the Stanford Department of Public Safety bulletin. Wednesday, April 29: An individual’s reportedly cable-locked bike was stolen from in front of Green Library sometime between 8:20 a.m. and 1:35 p.m. An individual’s unlocked bike was stolen from in front…

Police Blotter: April 21 – April 28

This report covers a selection of incidents from April 21 to April 28 as recorded in the Stanford Department of Public Safety bulletin.   Tuesday, April 21: An individual’s bike was stolen from in front of the Sherman Fairchild Science Building sometime between 9:30 a.m. and 9:40 a.m. An individual’s reportedly cable-locked bike was stolen…

Security flaw found in website used for ASSU election voting

During the ASSU election, the ballot website exhibited a security flaw that could have allowed individuals to tamper with voting results had it gone unchecked. Three Stanford students discovered the bug when trying to access the website to vote and immediately notified the ASSU Elections Commission, which had the vulnerability patched.

Police Blotter: April 14 – 20

This report covers a selection of incidents from April 14 to April 20 as recorded in the Stanford Department of Public Safety (SUDPS) bulletin.   Tuesday, April 14: An individual was repeatedly harassed by an unknown suspect who called from a blocked number and left sexually explicit voicemails between 1:30 p.m. Monday and 9:26 a.m.…

Police Blotter: April 8 – April 13

This report covers a selection of incidents from April 8 to April 13 as recorded in the Stanford Department of Public Safety bulletin. Wednesday, April 8: An individual reported that she witnessed an individual possibly holding a gun on the second floor of her Escondido Village residence at 8:05 p.m. A suspicious phone call was…

Police Blotter: March 30 – April 7

This report covers a selection of incidents from March 30 to April 7 as recorded in the Stanford Department of Public Safety bulletin.   Monday, March 30 An individual was cited and released for being in possession of less than an ounce of marijuana near Narnia House at 3:30 p.m. An unknown suspect stole an…

Glenn Beck talks compassion at CCARE event

Television and radio personality Glenn Beck spoke with James Doty Thursday night at Tresidder Memorial Union about the role of compassion in his life and its place in society. The dialogue was sponsored by Stanford’s Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education (CCARE), which Doty directs.

Police Blotter: Feb. 24 – Mar. 1

This report covers a selection of incidents from Feb. 24 to Mar. 1 as recorded in the Stanford Department of Public Safety bulletin. Tuesday, Feb 24. An individual was asked to leave Tresidder Memorial Union at 1:10 p.m. after stating that the individual had permission from the University to perform a stunt for “Tree Week”.…

Police Blotter: Feb. 18 – Feb. 23

This report covers a selection of incidents from Feb. 18 to Feb. 23 as recorded in the Stanford Department of Public Safety bulletin. Wednesday, Feb. 18 An unknown suspect made multiple phone calls and left voice mails to Building 530 between 9:00 a.m. Monday, Feb. 9, and 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 18. Thursday, Feb. 19 An…

Police Blotter: Jan. 27 – Feb. 2

This report covers a selection of incidents from Jan. 27 to Feb. 2 as recorded in the Stanford Department of Public Safety bulletin.   Tuesday, Jan. 27 An individual found her master bedroom door slightly open when she returned to her Lathrop Place residence. She remembers sliding and locking the door, though there was no…
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