Stanford has also joined 19 other colleges and universities in a lawsuit seeking a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction on new “unwarranted and unlawful” ICE directive that would not allow international students to take a full online course load and remain in the United States.
At least two women who worked with Giacomini at the VA came forward, reporting repeated instances of physical and verbal sexual harassment, as well as “aggressive” pursuits of sexual relationships, stretching over a period of more than a decade.
Santa Clara County has seen its first death from coronavirus, the county’s public health department announced on Monday. The woman, in her 60s, was the third reported case of coronavirus in the county and the first infected “without any known history of international travel or contact with a traveler or infected person,” according to the…
While William Rick Singer — ringleader of the college admissions scandal — “approached seven Stanford coaches about potential recruits” from 2009 to 2019, there was no evidence of additional fraud beyond the scheme involving former head sailing coach John Vandemoer.
University administrators are pursuing a plan to install a plaque at the contemplative garden using a quote Chanel Miller initially chose: "You took away my worth, my privacy, my energy, my time, my safety, my intimacy, my confidence, my own voice, until today."
A female reported that she may have been drugged on Saturday at 500 Mayfield Ave, possibly between the hours of 8 p.m. and 10 p.m., according to Stanford Public Safety.
A second plaque has appeared at the site of Chanel Miller’s sexual assault by former Stanford swimmer and convicted felon Brock Turner, which has since been re-landscaped into a contemplative garden.
The decision comes in the final stages of the approval process, just ahead of a final public hearing by the County Board of Supervisors scheduled for Nov. 5 in San Jose.
14.2% of respondents reported experiencing at least one incident of nonconsensual sexual contact since entering Stanford, according to results from a campus climate survey on sexual violence released Tuesday.
In advance of his June 12 sentencing hearing, Vandemoer’s own sentencing memorandum makes the case for probation given that he did not personally pocket any money. Despite taking this into account in assessing the moral culpability of Vandemoer’s offense, the prosecutors maintain that prison time is necessary.
His termination occurred after an investigation, led by an outside attorney and an unnamed Stanford faculty member, found what Singh called “multiple violations of the University’s conduct policies.” The investigation was launched in response to “complaints relating to his conduct."
A years-long research project works to recognize the contributions of 12,000 Chinese railroad workers who helped build the First Transcontinental Railroad. Leland Stanford was President of the Central Pacific line.
Ro Khanna met with journalists from student newspapers across the Bay Area on Saturday, discussing issues ranging from climate change efforts on a national scale down to issues that concern Stanford and Silicon Valley’s obligation to responsibly develop technology.
Originally commending it as the product of “positive and collaborative” discussions, Stanford has since decided to temporarily withdraw its $138.4 million conditional agreement with Palo Alto Unified School District (PAUSD).
The announcement marks the conclusion of a two-month-long internal review into faculty members’ connections with the Chinese scientist who ignited global controversy.
Quake shared email correspondence between him and He Jiankui with The Times in an attempt to dispel the allegations that he had been involved with the Chinese scientist's work in gene-editing embryos.