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Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Leveraging Zoom to the max

Jeremy Weinstein teaching

A new Zoom-based platform developed here at Stanford enables instructors like Jeremy Weinstein to directly engage more with students and promote active learning during large lectures. Read more.

university affairs

IDEAL fellows appointed

Catherine Duarte is one of five early-career scholars who will join Stanford this fall as part of a program to increase research and teaching in race and ethnicity.

Catherine Duarte

social sciences

Passion's cultural differences

Education scholars find that passion is a stronger predictor of achievement in some cultures than in others, where parental support matters just as much.

Graduate School of Education

The Dish

BRYAN BROWN, associate professor at the Graduate School of Education, has been awarded the 2021 Outstanding Book Award from the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education.

St. Patrick's Day meal kit HAI Town Hall for Faculty


  • University Awards: Nominations are now open for the Kenneth M. Cuthbertson Award for Exceptional Contributions to Stanford, the Walter J. Gores Faculty Awards for Excellence in Teaching, the Dinkelspiel Awards for Exceptional Contributions to Undergraduate Education and the President's Awards for Excellence Through Diversity. For more information on each award and the deadlines for submitting nominations, visit the University Awards website.
  • Campus Conversations: Join President Marc Tessier-Lavigne, Provost Persis Drell and a panel of campus leaders on Wednesday, March 17, from 3 to 4 p.m. (PT) for a discussion of spring quarter, focusing on moving the university’s mission forward while keeping the campus community safe. Learn more.

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