In light of recent demonstrations held by high school students advocating for gun reform, Stanford has assured current and future applicants that the University will not consider students’ choice to participate in protests during the application review process.
Police took former National Football League (NFL) and Stanford football player Jonathan Martin ’12 into custody on Friday morning following an Instagram post related to Martin’s experience as a victim of bullying that appeared to threaten his high school alma mater, Harvard-Westlake, an independent preparatory school in Los Angeles.
Sophie Stuber argues that the best way to prevent gun violence is legislative action, and that we need it now, as much as we have for the past two decades.
Stanford Professor of Medicine Dean Winslow was set to become the Pentagon’s top health official for the Trump administration. Then he gave senators his opinion on civilian access to semiautomatic assault rifles.
Under current federal laws, high-capacity ammunition magazines and semi-automatic weapons are legal, after the Federal Assault Weapons Ban expired in 2004. Other weapons, such as machine guns and other automatic weapons, are, under most circumstances, prohibited. The sale of firearms is also regulated, but unlicensed firearm dealers are exempt from the federally-mandated background checks on potential gun buyers.
Procrastination means “the act of delaying or postponing something,” and usually, this word is utilized in the context of academic work that has yet to be done, frequently uttered by students in a voice that is resigned or hysterical. There’s always a deadline that us students are rushing and cramming to meet, and if we…
But what bothers me even more about this debate than my personal inability to establish a position is the monolithic group thought that dominates this campus’ collective opinion – the widespread belief that there is only one right answer and that any degree of informed dissent is downright blasphemy.