News & Updates
January 10, 2017Elam will now oversee the non-departmental arts programs as well as direct and coordinate critical efforts in education.
January 10, 2017As 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.
December 1, 2016Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne made the following comments at the Faculty Senate meeting on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016.
November 9, 2016A letter to the Stanford community from Marc Tessier-Lavigne, John Etchemendy and Persis Drell, following the 2016 U.S. election.
November 7, 2016Persis 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.
October 21, 2016Stanford celebrated the beginning of a new era today by inaugurating its 11th president, Marc Tessier-Lavigne, a pioneering neuroscientist, technology executive and academic leader.
September 21, 2016Stanford leaders and a senior welcomed first-year and transfer students during the 126th Opening Convocation Ceremony, held September 20 in the Main Quad.
September 1, 2016Marc Tessier-Lavigne sent this welcome email message to all members of the Stanford community on his first day as Stanford's eleventh president.
August 30, 2016As a scientist and as an executive, Marc Tessier-Lavigne has made a career out of making a difference.
June 21, 2016The incoming leader’s spring agenda included attending Board of Trustees meetings and making preparations to hire a new provost.