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The stories below highlight diversity-related research by Stanford scholars, from a range of disciplinary and interdisciplinary perspectives. In addition to these stories, you can find more information about ongoing research and scholarship by exploring Stanford research centers and academic programs dedicated to advancing understanding of gender, race, ethnicity, religious identity and other dimensions of human diversity.

Oct 18 2021 | Stanford Medicine | Posted In: Faculty, In the News, Research
In the second installment of “The Pandemic Puzzle: Lessons from COVID-19,” leaders and experts from government, academia, health care and business said the road to health equity begins and ends in the underserved communities.
Oct 5 2021 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News, Research, Students
New data show that a one-page letter asking a teacher to support a youth as they navigate the difficult transition from juvenile detention back to school can reduce the likelihood that the student re-offends.
Sep 22 2021 | Stanford New School Focused on Climate and Sustainability | Posted In: Faculty, In the News, Initiatives, Research, Students
Stanford historians are illuminating the complex story of environmental damage in San Francisco's Bayview-Hunters Point neighborhood.
Sep 20 2021 | SCOPE | Posted In: In the News, Research, Staff, Students
Early in the pandemic Bryant Lin, MD, grew increasingly concerned about reports of Asian-American discrimination, not only in the media but also at his own medical clinic.
Sep 20 2021 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News, Research, Students
New research about how friends approach talking about their race-related experiences with each other reveals concerns but also the potential that these conversations have to strengthen relationships and further intergroup learning.