“The Provost should provide funding to strengthen the ethnic centers’ budgets… We further recommend that [Stanford provides] each center with three full-time staff positions by September 1, 1990.” In 1989, the University Committee on Minority Issues, established by the President and Provost, made this and other recommendations concerning Stanford’s community centers. Twenty-eight years later, many of these…
Undocumented students from Sequoia High School commanded a crowd of about 70 people with their personal stories of migration and struggle at El Centro Chicano last week. The education session was organized by MeCHA de Stanford, [email protected] [email protected] de Stanford and the First-Generation Low-Income Partnership (FLIP) in collaboration with Redwood City 2020 and Sequoia High School’s Dream Club.
Freshman blues are an integral part of the Stanford college experience. From homesickness to culture shock, these feelings vary across a wide spectrum, and it is often hard to find an optimal way of dealing with them.
Cultural center “El Centro Chicano” has expanded its name to “El Centro Chicano y Latino” to better represent the increasingly diversified demographics of Stanford’s Chicano and Latino student population.
Though tuition and housing costs for students participating in Stanford overseas programs are covered by financial aid, the high incidental expenses of living abroad can hit students hard. Brenda Munoz ‘14, who was part of the Bing Overseas Study Program (BOSP) in Paris in Autumn 2012, organized a seminar on the affordability of study abroad…
The past few years have marked a shift towards a more decentralized approach towards psychological health. University officials have sought to make mental health services more accessible to on-campus communities that have traditionally underutilized them.
DAILY NEWS BRIEF:Two new maps have been created in order to help students, faculty, and visitors, to locate pieces of art on the Stanford campus.
Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) will start offering evening hours on a limited basis.