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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.

Sep 20 2021 | Stanford Report | Posted In: Faculty, In the News, Research
As the nation mourned the death of George Floyd, more Black Americans than white Americans felt angry or sad – a finding that reveals the racial disparities of grief.
Sep 14 2021 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News, Research, Students
After George Floyd’s murder, Black parents talked about race and racism with their kids more. White parents did not and were more likely to give their kids colorblind messages.
Sep 1 2021 | Stanford Business | Posted In: Faculty, In the News, Research
A large-scale study of job negotiations finds that women with stronger options were penalized for being too assertive.
Aug 31 2021 | Stanford Today | Posted In: In the News, Initiatives, Research, Students
Under the new Advancing Health Equity and Diversity (AHEaD) program, the School of Medicine invited college students from across the country to spend the summer doing population health research, working one-on-one with faculty mentors.
Aug 27 2021 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News, Research
By borrowing simple concepts from machine learning to identify disparities in COVID-19 testing, Stanford researchers helped Santa Clara County expand their door-to-door outreach in a Latinx community that was affected disproportionately by the pandemic.