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Wednesday, November 25, 2020


Edward Lazear has died

Edward Lazear, described as “perhaps the foremost labor economist of his generation,” passed away from pancreatic cancer on Nov. 23.

Edward Lazear

campus life

Campus on the cusp

The afternoon sun casts shadows of the sculpture Retrofutée in the Dohrmann Grove as the main campus transitions to winter. See the slideshow

Campus cusp

Health & Medicine

Studying household transmission

Researchers with the Stanford-CIDE Coronavirus Simulation Modeling Consortium have taken a deep dive into household transmission of SARS-CoV-2.

Family in masks

The Dish

Six researchers from Stanford and the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory have been named fellows of the AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF SCIENCE

Save the Date for Giving Tuesday Vanessa Vo


  • Stanford Report: Stanford Report will be off Thursday and Friday for the holiday break. We'll be back bright and early in your inbox on Monday, Nov. 30. Best wishes and thanks for reading Stanford Report.
  • Campus Conversations: Join President Marc Tessier-Lavigne and Provost Persis Drell for a conversation with the Stanford community to discuss future planning and university updates on Monday, Nov. 30, at 3 p.m. Learn more.
  • Holiday parking enforcement: In support of campus health and safety, 24/7 parking enforcement on the main campus will continue for the upcoming holiday season and the university’s winter closure, except on Nov. 26, Dec. 25 and Jan. 1. Learn more.

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