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.

Pompeo, Mattis to make campus appearance this week

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Secretary of Defense James Mattis will come to campus this week. The two members of Trump’s cabinet will host their Australian counterparts Minister for Foreign Affairs Julie Bishop and Minister for Defence Marise Payne for the annual Australia-U.S. Ministerial (AUSMIN) Consultations discussing bilateral security, cooperation and regional political issues.

Q&A with Kelsey Josund and Gawan Fiore, from Stanford Solar Car

The Stanford Solar Car team recently came back from Adelaide, Australia, where they took part in the World Solar Challenge (WSC). The challenge consists of designing and building a car that uses only sunlight as fuel to race across the Australian Outback in the fastest time possible. Arctan, the name for the solar-powered car designed and built by members of Stanford’s Solar Car team, finished in sixth place.