Stanford Professors Make Trip to North Korea

![Unofficial representatives of the US government, the profs talked about nuclear arms.](http://graphics8.nytimes.com/images/2008/03/02/arts/north-korea-torch-500.jpg)
Unofficial representatives of the US government, the profs talked about nuclear arms.

Three Stanford professors – John Lewis , a former professor of Chinese politics in the Political Sciences Department, Siegfried Hecker , a nuclear weapons expert of the MS and E Department and CISAC, and David Straub, director of Stanford’s Korean Studies Program – visited North Korea last month, according to the Korea Times.

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