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Elam outlines plans as new VPUE

After months spent assessing Stanford’s teaching efforts in preparation for a reform of its undergraduate requirements, Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education (VPUE) Harry Elam Jr. will now be in a position to implement them from his new office in a year’s time. Elam, also a drama professor, took over as VPUE on July 1.

The Daily brief: June 14, 2010

Arctic-bound earth systems graduate Haley Smith Kingsland blogs… Pac-10 expansion?… Pamela Karlan “wouldn’t want to be up in front of this Supreme Court” for Prop. 8… Paul Craft on Robert Sinclair’s impact on Bing Overseas Studies… Stanford’s board of trustees considers “conflict mineral” resolution… Commencement speeches galore… Stanford news from around the Web, June 14, 2010.