On Nov. 9, 2016, earth systems science professor Noah Diffenbaugh ’96 M.S. ’97 was contacted by the Associated Press fewer than five minutes after the organization had called the presidential election for Donald Trump. He was asked what the outcome meant for global climate change, and it’s a question he hasn’t stopped hearing since. “With…
Delivering the fifth annual Stephen H. Schneider Memorial Lecture, John Holdren Ph.D. ’70 discussed the elevated role of science policy in the Obama administration and his worries about climate change policy under President Donald Trump.
Former Vice President Al Gore pulled no punches in a 45-minute speech at Memorial Auditorium on Tuesday evening, calling on students to “change the conversation” around climate change and reclaim a democracy that has been “hacked” by the wealthy and special interests.
Bloomberg set to speak on campus… John Mayer compares HuffPo to Stanford Law alum?… Caltrain nixes weekend cuts idea… New trustees named… Stanford scholars talk Beck rally… Football team elects captains… Wie has hole-in-one… Schneider memorial date set… Pakistan floods fundraising gets underway… Stanford news from around the Web for Friday, Aug. 27, 2010.
In Stephen H. Schneider, the University had a member whose contributions to the University spanned both, combining a shared passion for a cause with highly respected scientific research and influence. Schneider, a biology professor, Woods Institute senior fellow and one of the world’s leading climatologists, died on Monday at 65 from a heart attack while flying from Stockholm to London.
Stephen Schneider dead at 65… Stanford seeks restraining order… Teens’ smoking risk… Stanford and the Family Planning Fellowship… Boskin on the stimulus… Calo on privacy pricing… Stanford news from around the Web for Monday, July 19, 2010.
Biology professor and renowned climatologist Stephen Schneider passed away today at 65.
Directors’ Cup… Road closures… Climate science… White House Fellows… Milani commentary… Stanford news from around the Web for Tuesday, June 22, 2010.