Copy
Stanford Report delivers campus news each weekday.
Stanford Report
Monday, October 7, 2019

science & technology

Seeking gravitational waves

Physicists Jason Hogan and Mark Kasevich are developing a new, smaller gravitational wave detector to glimpse the universe's oldest events. 

New gravitational wave detector

Social Sciences

Xi's dilemma, China's challenges

Political sociologist Andrew Walder discusses changes in Chinese society and domestic policy as the country marks 70 years of Communist rule.

Andrew Walder

social sciences

Rethinking national security

Drell Lecturer Michèle Flournoy advises rethinking U.S. national security policy in an era of great-power rivalries and geopolitical and technological change. 

Michele Flournoy

The Dish

The WU TSAI NEUROSCIENCES INSTITUTE has announced seed grants to six interdisciplinary teams of Stanford researchers spanning departments from neurosurgery to music.


Jordan Casteel: Returning the Gaze Stanford Continuing Studies event

Announcements

  • Jane Stanford Way: Today, Stanford’s official address becomes 450 Jane Stanford Way. New signs have been installed along the former Serra Mall, which runs across the front of the main campus from Campus Drive West to Campus Drive East. The renaming of campus features named for Junipero Serra was initiated by members of the Native American community and was recommended by a campus committee last year. Members of the university community are invited to a celebration at 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, in Memorial Court. Learn more about the event.

In the news
(Stanford Report occasionally links to stories that, for some readers, may require a subscription.)


Race Against PH Stanford Medicine | Dean's Lecture Series


News  •  Suggestions  •   Archive  •   Jobs  •   Advertise Contact   

Facebook  Instagram   Twitter 

Stanford University

Stanford Report is published by University Communications.
© Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305.