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Nov 15 2016 | Stanford Law School Press | Posted In: In the News, Students
Stanford Law School’s Religious Liberty Clinic has helped secure a landmark settlement with national trucking giant J.B. Hunt that will allow its Sikh truck drivers to maintain unshorn hair in accordance with their deeply held religious beliefs. The deal also includes a six-figure payment to the...
Nov 11 2016 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News, Research
In the 1949 musical South Pacific, Rodgers and Hammerstein explained that racial intolerance had to be “carefully taught.” In 2016, Leah Gordon, an assistant professor in the Stanford Graduate School of Education, was awarded the prestigious Linda Eisenmann Prize for her research on how racial...
Nov 11 2016 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
The speakers at the Nov. 10 Faculty Senate meeting included Persis Drell, dean of the School of Engineering; Provost John Etchemendy; and Sean Bogle, associate director of the Office of Community Standards, who encouraged faculty to volunteer for the office’s judicial process. The Faculty...
Nov 9 2016 | Stanford News | Posted In: Announcements, Faculty, In the News, Staff, Students
Dear Stanford family, This year’s election season has been among the most divisive in memory. For many in our community, the presidential campaign and election have generated great uncertainty, regardless of political preference.
Nov 9 2016 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
Nicole Taylor may have had one of the hardest jobs on campus Wednesday. Taylor, associate vice provost and dean of community engagement and diversity, gave the “What Matters to Me and Why” talk the day after a presidential election that had many members of the campus community reeling.