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Marc Tessier-Lavigne

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About Marc Tessier-Lavigne

Pioneering neuroscientist, biotech executive and academic leader, Marc Tessier-Lavigne became Stanford University’s eleventh president in September 2016.

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Fall quarter welcome

President Marc Tessier-Lavigne shares ways in which Stanford is ramping up efforts on important initiatives this year, including the launch of the new school, progress on IDEAL, and new programming in undergraduate neighborhoods, while also focusing on fostering a strong and supportive community.

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Welcome to spring quarter

Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne welcomes the campus community to spring quarter by highlighting upcoming events, progress on the new school focused on climate and sustainability and university awards that celebrate excellence in our community.

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Welcome to winter quarter

As we begin the new quarter, Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne shares some context around the university’s decision-making regarding the omicron variant and expresses gratitude for our community’s adaptability, partnership and perseverance.

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