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.

The good professor and the research university

Maybe the fault of our education lies with us—students who are too timid and self-conscious to ask a question—or maybe it lies with the larger structure of the faculty, but we should pause for reflection on the tremendous effort it sometimes takes in raising our hand and ask why so many questions go unasked in the classroom.

Beyda: Student-athlete pay is not the way

Last week, Stanford runner and Daily sports editor Cameron Miller wrote that collegiate athletes are being “used by an unjust NCAA system,” adding his voice to the growing clamor that NCAA administrators are stuffing their pockets while student-athletes remain unable to profit in the increasingly lucrative world of college sports.