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President’s comments at Faculty Senate meeting of Feb. 23, 2017

February 23, 2017
Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne made the following comments at the Faculty Senate meeting on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017.
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President’s comments at Faculty Senate meeting of Feb. 9, 2017

February 9, 2017
Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne made the following comments at the Faculty Senate meeting on Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017.
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Stanford principles regarding immigration

January 29, 2017
As events continue to unfold regarding federal immigration policy, Stanford leaders summarize the principles of the university’s support for international and undocumented community members.
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President's Column: Ensuring Academic Breadth

January 15, 2017
A narrow focus doesn't serve students, or Stanford, well.
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Harry Elam appointed vice president for the arts and senior vice provost for education

January 10, 2017
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
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.
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President's comments at Faculty Senate meeting of Dec. 1, 2016

December 1, 2016
Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne made the following comments at the Faculty Senate meeting on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016.
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President's Column: A Purposeful University

November 15, 2016
Driven by our mission, characterized by the courage to change.

Letter to the Stanford community from university leadership

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

November 7, 2016
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.