In a recent article, The Stanford Review implied that activists misled the community in campaigning for Phi Kappa Psi to cancel an event with Palantir co-founder Joe Lonsdale ’03. This couldn’t be further from the truth.
Phi Kappa Psi house staff has officially cancelled an event with Palantir co-founder Joe Lonsdale that was scheduled to be held at the Phi Psi house on Thursday at 5 p.m.
Two years ago, noise from parties on the Row would wake up political science professor Clayton Nall’s infant child at two or three in the morning. Despite Nall’s short commute, says his wife Marina Gruver: “We hate it here.”
On Sunday evening, a water main break led to roadway flooding on Santa Ynez Street between Mayfield and Costanzo, causing flooding at Kairos and Phi Kappa Psi.
This report covers a selection of incidents from May 7 to May 14 as recorded in the Stanford Department of Public Safety (SUDPS) bulletin.
The alleged drugging of several Stanford students by a non-Stanford student at the Sigma Chi fraternity house in January has motivated some Row houses to institute new practices to prevent future drugging incidents. Others, however, have not made such changes.
Row houses have been plagued by maliciously pulled fire alarms this quarter, as two incidents at the start of 2013 complemented seven such incidents recorded in 2012.
On Saturday afternoon, White Plaza was home to “A Taste of Palo Alto,” an annual food festival organized by fraternity Phi Kappa Psi and sorority Alpha Epsilon Phi (AEPhi) to benefit the Ecumenical Hunger Program (EHP), a food bank in East Palo Alto. The event brought food vendors from Palo Alto to campus, so attendees could buy food and watch student groups perform. Corporate sponsors covered the event’s costs, and all proceeds went to EHP.