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Harry Elam

Harry Elam appointed vice president for the arts and senior vice provost for education

January 10, 2017 4:42 pm
Elam will now oversee the non-departmental arts programs as well as direct and coordinate critical efforts in education.
Megan Pierson

Megan Pierson appointed chief of staff to President Tessier-Lavigne

January 10, 2017 4:40 pm
As chief of staff, Pierson will advise the president on a wide variety of special projects, initiatives and executive duties and will serve as a liaison between the president and various stakeholders.

Letter to the Stanford community from university leadership

November 9, 2016 8:00 am
A letter to the Stanford community from Marc Tessier-Lavigne, John Etchemendy and Persis Drell, following the 2016 U.S. election.
Persis Drell

Persis Drell named Stanford provost

November 7, 2016 8:00 am
Persis Drell, dean of the Stanford School of Engineering and previously director of the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, will be the next provost of Stanford University, President Marc Tessier-Lavigne announced today.

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