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Monday, February 8, 2021

George Shultz has died

George Shultz

George Shultz, a former U.S. secretary of state and Stanford scholar who wielded profound influence on American public policy, died Feb. 6 at age 100. Read more.

faculty & staff

Blue Award is a family legacy

Arthel Coleman, who oversees student residential services at the GSB, has won an Amy J. Blue Award — an honor also once bestowed on his dad.

Arthel Coleman

health & medicine

Troubling mortality trends

Unusually high numbers of racial minorities and people of Hispanic origin nationwide died of all causes in the early days of the pandemic.

Coronavirus illustration

ETL Talk Bio-X PhD Fellowship applications


  • Report of the president: The report includes Academic Council Professoriate appointments, promotions and reappointments reviewed by the Advisory Board of the Academic Council on Nov. 17 and Dec. 8, 2020, and on Jan. 12, 2021, and approved by the president. Learn more.
  • Cardinal KeyCardinal Key is now available for Stanford Mobile on iOS. Learn how to enable Cardinal Key for iOS and simplify your login experience by following the instructions on the UIT website.
  • Community engagement funding: The Office of Community Engagement is providing funding grants, ranging from $15,000 to $40,000, to support research and educational engagement that furthers Stanford’s public service mission in the region. This initial round of funding seeks to deepen the work of engagement hubs in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties responding to COVID-19 pandemic impacts. If you have an existing or proposed project that involves community partners working on regional pandemic response, complete this interest form by Friday, Feb. 12, at 5 p.m.

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