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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.

Jan 7 2020 | Stanford News | Posted In: Dialogue, Research, Students
In a new Spanish immersion class, senior Lily Foulkes and other Stanford students applied their language skills to helping detained Spanish-speaking asylum seekers in Texas prepare for credible fear interviews.
Dec 5 2019 | Stanford News | Posted In: Awards, Research, Students
Erin Smith, ’23, is among the Stanford affiliates who are serving as mentors to young girls interested in STEM fields.
Nov 27 2019 | Stanford News | Posted In: Initiatives, Research, Students
Stanford medical student Hannah Wild traveled to the Omo River Valley in Ethiopia to survey the health of the nomadic Nyangatom who live there – and to show that people who are hard to count still count.
Nov 21 2019 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, Research, Students
Robots, self-driving cars and other intelligent machines could become better-behaved thanks to a new way to help machine learning designers build AI applications with safeguards against specific, undesirable outcomes such as racial and gender bias.
Nov 19 2019 | Stanford News | Posted In: Initiatives, Research, Students
Muwekma: Landscape Archaeology and the Narratives of California Natives allows Stanford students to move beyond the myth of the “perpetually vanishing native” and to understand Native American history and culture from an indigenous perspective.