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By Kathleen J. Sullivan

Ten faculty members have been named or reappointed Bass University Fellows for 2019-20 in recognition of their exceptional contributions to undergraduate education.

The announcement was made by Harry J. Elam…

by Melissa De Witte on October 13, 2019 11:54 am

A traveling historical and photographic exhibit sponsored by the Chinese Railroad Workers in North America Project at Stanford, “Chinese Workers and the Railroad Traveling Exhibit,” has won…

Stanford Global Studies has awarded three Stanford faculty members Course Innovation Grants, which support courses that creatively offer ways for students to learn about topics of regional and global importance.

by Alex Shashkevich

Over summer quarter, a group of students visited a fantasy world of trolls, ogres, dragons, witches and fairies in a new Stanford humanities course.

Fantastical creatures inhabit many of today’s popular novels,…

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by Alex Shashkevich on June 17, 2019 3:03 pm

The American Studies Association created a new prize and named it for Stanford’s English Professor SHELLEY FISHER FISHKIN.

Fishkin, the Joseph S. Atha Professor in the Humanities and…