University Affairs

Redwood City campus moves ahead

The buildings are taking shape at Stanford's new campus, while a variety of other planning activities are progressing in anticipation of the campus opening in 2019.

An ‘accidental professor’ leads Stanford’s Faculty Senate

Elizabeth Hadly, professor of biology and faculty director of Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve, chairs the Faculty Senate, which is celebrating its 50th year at Stanford as it tackles such issues as student well-being, diversity, sustainability, free speech and long-range planning.

Confidential data exposure

Misconfigured permissions on file-sharing platforms may have exposed personal information for some students and thousands of campus employees.

Stanford Research Dean Ann Arvin to step down

Ann Arvin, vice provost and dean of research at Stanford, will step down in fall 2018 after what will be 12 years in the role, to return to research and teaching.