Stanford is paving the way for college campuses to become more sustainable and environmentally friendly, yet the university neglects to address a large portion of its carbon emissions that are released beyond its borders.
The second-highest sustainability score among the 943 international institutions that have submitted reports to the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System (STARS) now belongs to Stanford, as the University received a score of 88 percent — its highest ever, and the highest in the United States — earlier this month.
You’re at the supermarket shopping in the fruits and vegetables section. Do you buy organic?
Since Feb. 1, Stanford’s Sexual Health Peer Resource Center (SHPRC) has sold subsidized period underwear in a student-led effort to increase access to reusable menstrual products on campus.
Joseph Kott, Ph.D., former adjunct lecturer and visiting scholar of transportation planning in the Urban Studies program, died of a heart attack on Feb. 14 at his home in Oakland.
The Stanford Coalition for Planning an Equitable 2035 (SCoPE 2035) held several demonstrations across campus on Thursday to protest Stanford’s lawsuit against Santa Clara County’s housing ordinance.
The 2019 Forbes 30 under 30 list recognized 54 Stanford affiliates — more than from any other university — for outstanding entrepreneurial accomplishments in a variety of industries. Stanford honorees included Dhruvik Parikh ’22, who developed a cheap alternative to costly membranes in redox flow batteries, as well as Vivian Shen ’14 and Ruby Lee…
On Monday, Stanford announced that its main campus is projected to operate on 100 percent solar energy by 2021, when an 88-megawatt photovoltaic plant near Lemoore, California is planned to go online.