Speeches & Writings
January 15, 2017A narrow focus doesn't serve students, or Stanford, well.
December 1, 2016Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne made the following comments at the Faculty Senate meeting on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016.
November 15, 2016Driven by our mission, characterized by the courage to change.
November 9, 2016A letter to the Stanford community from Marc Tessier-Lavigne, John Etchemendy and Persis Drell, following the 2016 U.S. election.
October 21, 2016Text of “The Purposeful University: A Place of Unlimited Potential,” by Marc Tessier-Lavigne, as prepared for delivery at his inauguration as Stanford’s 11th president on Oct. 21, 2016.
September 15, 2016Stanford's history of accomplishment inspires a new era of leadership.
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.