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Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Reflecting on the Black experience

Illustration combining multiple Black women

Black History Month is an opportunity to reflect on the Black experience in America and issues of systemic racism and discrimination in the U.S. – issues many Stanford faculty members are tackling in their scholarship. Read more.

Health & Medicine

Supporting mother, baby health

Elizabeth and Bruce Dunlevie have donated $80 million to launch a clinical and research program that will transform the health of mothers and babies.



National Academy of Engineering

Joshua Makower, Anne Kiremidjian and Kunle Olukotun have been elected to the National Academy of Engineering.

The Dish

Eight Stanford faculty members have been named 2021 SLOAN RESEARCH FELLOWS.

Resurrecting the Promise of Forty Acres HAI Town Hall for Faculty


  • Personal training: Recreation and Wellness is now providing Free Virtual Personal Training (BeWell Berry-eligible). This program is offered virtually to help faculty/staff reach their goals while connecting from anywhere. Learn more and register.
  • Campus Conversations: Join President Marc Tessier-Lavigne and Provost Persis Drell for a conversation with the campus community about racial justice initiatives underway at Stanford. The president and provost will be joined by Claude Steele, the Lucie Stern Professor of Psychology, Emeritus, and Stanford Trustee Charles Young, chair of the newly formed Black Community Council. This Campus Conversation is Monday, Feb. 22, 3 to 4 p.m. (PST). Learn more.

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