Former Stanford President (1992-2000) Gerhard Casper visited the newly renamed Casper Quad for the first time on Tuesday for a discussion about his life experiences with members of the Ng House.
Stanford will rename the Manzanita Park residence area as the Gerhard Casper Quad in a private dedication ceremony on Tues., May 31 to honor former University president Gerhard Casper.
Students have had a variety of reactions to the selection of past presidents.
One long week in May, exactly 20 years ago, a hunger strike sent shockwaves through a campus now known less for its sense of activism and more for its ability to churn out Silicon Valley startups.
Gerhard Casper served as the ninth President of Stanford University from 1992 to 2000. Yesterday, he released a new book, “The Winds of Freedom,” that documents his time and experiences at Stanford through eight key speeches. Casper sat down with The Daily to discuss the book, his inspiration to write it and his time at Stanford.
Ron Rebholz was not just an inspiring teacher of Shakespeare. He was throughout his years at Stanford a principled, courageous political activist who challenged the University to live up to its highest ideals, and regularly found it all too often a failure. You could write a good history of Stanford by following the life of Ron Rebholz.
This is the final installment of an interview with University President John Hennessy. It focuses on President Hennessy’s future at Stanford.
Economics Professor Michael Bordo argued in support of establishing a pan-European central tax authority Tuesday afternoon, stating that “the unique experiment” of the eurozone should be paired with a fiscal union if it wants to survive the test of time.