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Thursday, March 12, 2020

Health Alerts 

COVID-19 update

Stanford offers updates on COVID-19, including two new confirmed cases in the Stanford community, and provides additional FAQs following this week’s decision on spring quarter. Learn more on the Health Alerts website.

Health & Medicine

AA effective abstinence method

An extensive review of Alcoholics Anonymous studies has found that the fellowship helps more people achieve sobriety than therapy does.

Person turning down a drink


Wrestling prodigy

Stanford Athletics profiles first-year student Shane Griffith, who is off to the best career start in program history. He's aiming for an NCAA title.

Shane Griffith

The Dish

Stanford MATH TEAM places third at the annual Putnam Mathematical Competition.

459 course enrollment ad Stanford funding opportunities


  • Athletics attendance: In accordance with an order issued by the County of Santa Clara Public Health Department, all competitions hosted by Stanford Athletics will be closed to the public through May 15 or until further notice. Only participants, coaches, working staff, officials, credentialed media and a very limited number of family members, friends and guests of the competing teams will be allowed to attend. Learn more.
  • Student awards: Do you know a senior or graduate student who deserves to be recognized for contributions to the university? The Stanford Alumni Association invites faculty and staff to nominate outstanding seniors and graduate students for the 2020 J.E. Wallace Sterling Award, Award of Excellence and Graduate Student Community Impact Award. Nominations are due by Wednesday, March 25. Learn more.

  • Stanford has encouraged cancellation, postponement or livestreaming of events likely to attract 150 or more people through April 15. Check the Stanford Events calendar for updates on specific events.

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