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Stanford will rename campus spaces named for David Starr Jordan and relocate statue depicting Louis Agassiz

Formally named Jordan Hall.
(Image credit: Kate Chesley)
Oct 7 2020

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President Marc Tessier-Lavigne and the Board of Trustees approved a campus committee’s recommendation both to remove Jordan’s name from campus spaces and to take steps to make his multifaceted history better known. Stanford also will relocate a statue of Agassiz.