University Affairs

Stanford Magazine —

For Stanford, ‘What better looks like’

In a Q&A, President Marc Tessier-Lavigne discusses how the long-range planning process will inform the university, and other campus issues.

Stanford will no longer announce undergraduate application numbers

Stanford’s policy shift is intended to help de-emphasize the perceived importance of low admit rates at colleges and universities. The university will continue to publicly report application data to the federal government at the end of the admission cycle.

Authorities solve 1974 campus murder

Law enforcement officials have solved the cold-case, 1974 homicide of Arlis Perry, whose body was found in Memorial Church. The case had been unsolved for more than four decades.