“The University is withholding information from students during a period of incredible uncertainty and stress,” students wrote in the petition. “These data were originally produced by students, and now the University is shirking their responsibility to provide it back to the students.”
Those using Health Check complete a questionnaire about their health one to two hours prior to arriving on a Stanford campus. Through a combination of algorithms developed by Stanford medical professionals, as well as comparisons between current and recorded prior health symptoms, the tool determines whether or not an employee is approved to attend work on-site.
University registrar Johanna Metzgar informed the Carta team on April 3 that the data supporting Carta’s performance feature would not be available for winter and spring quarters, Carta faculty co-lead Michael Stevens told The Daily.