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Results for: 2023
Teaching Stanford’s history
A new spring quarter course examined Stanford’s past, including the people, personalities, and politics that have made the university what it is today.
May 31, 2023
Stanford Historical Society membership elects four board members
The Stanford Historical Society (SHS) membership recently elected four individuals recommended by the SHS Governance Committee to the Board of Directors.
May 22, 2023
Academic freedom’s origin story
The history of academic freedom—a concept that can be traced back to a scandal at Stanford at the turn of the last century—can help us understand the debates today.
May 01, 2023
Hennessy, Etchemendy look back on 16 years of leadership at Stanford
The Stanford Historical Society hosted an event for former President John Hennessy and former Provost John Etchemendy to reflect on the challenges, strategies, and fond memories.
February 13, 2023