Stanford Transportation has increased parking permit rates for the 2019-2020 year, consistent with its past practice of increasing rates every year due to increased living costs in the Bay Area.
Designed like a gym membership, the housing subscription service has attracted “pod-estrians,” predominantly young adults, to six different locations across California.
To my custodial friends, I feel sad seeing your tired faces. Long and worn like the road you must drive for two hours each morning, afternoon or evening, while I thought my haul across campus was bad. It isn’t news that workers have to live in not nice areas. That’s happening everywhere, but here it’s…
Debates over potential solutions to combat graduate student food insecurity dominated the Graduate Student Council (GSC) meeting on Wednesday night.
In their first community conversation at Stanford Redwood City on Tuesday, President Marc Tessier-Lavigne and Provost Persis Drell provided updates on their long-range planning initiatives, including information regarding the General Use Permit (GUP) and ongoing budgeting and affordability measures.
Late Tuesday (May 14th), The Daily retracted an article, published on the same morning, about a Graduate School of Business Ph.D. student who claimed to have to forage for food. The piece was the second in a series of five (now four) stories about graduate students’ experiences with affordability at Stanford. The paper explained that the story “did not meet The Daily’s requirements for independent verification of facts and source attribution.”
An international engineering student lives in a van to avoid high housing prices. Part two in The Daily’s graduate student affordability series.
The Daily is interested in hearing about graduate students’ experiences with affordability at Stanford. If you’d like to share your story, please contact Charlie Curnin at ccurnin ‘at’ stanford.edu. Complaints about the steep costs of living at Stanford are a common refrain among graduate students, aired from Graduate Student Council meetings to the demonstrations staged…