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Thursday, February 11, 2021

Law & Policy

What dress codes reveal

Stanford legal scholar Richard Thompson Ford says dress codes are a Rosetta Stone to decode social norms and resistance of a time and place.

Richard Thompson Ford

Law & policy

A second impeachment

Law Professor David Sklansky discusses the issues, evidence and defense involved in the second impeachment of former President Donald Trump.

Trump protesters


Pathologist Jon Kosek has died

Jon Kosek was a staff pathologist at the VA Palo Alto Heath Care System for nearly 45 years, mentoring hundreds of residents and students.

Jon Kosek

The Dish

DEBBIE SENESKY, associate professor of aeronautics and astronautics, talks about mentoring the next generation of engineers and assuring them that they belong.

Debbie Senesky

President's Day Peet's Coffee Promotion Bio-X PhD Fellowship applications


  • Another Look Book Club: The Stanford program focused on “the best books you’ve never read” has chosen Billy Phelan’s Greatest Game by William Kennedy for its next meeting. Tobias Wolff, professor emeritus of English, will lead the discussion, joined by Carol Edgarian, ’84, editor of Narrative magazine, and Robert Harrison, professor of Italian literature. The webinar begins at 3 p.m. PT on Friday, Feb. 26, and is free and open to the public. Learn more.
  • CardinalW Week: Join Stanford Athletics Feb. 22 through Feb. 26 for a week of virtual programming celebrating women’s sports on the Farm and beyond. Learn more.

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