The Conservative Case for a Liberal Education
Strengthening student exposure to the humanities will increase an already-high return on the investment of a Stanford education. Former U.S. Secretary of Education under
Why I Studied Classics
Recently I found myself holding a conversation about Stanford and life in general over dinner with a friend. Where the conversation took a turn for
Rachel Maddow on War and the Humanities
Rachel Maddow, television host, author, LGBT advocate, and Stanford alumna, returned to her alma mater on March 16 for the first time since graduating to
An Elegy for IHUM
At the final faculty senate meeting last year, several faculty recited a skit in honor of outgoing Chair Rosemary Knight. It also served as an
Freedom in Foreign Language Choice
[!(http://blog.stanfordreview.org/content/images/2011/04/German-Books-Statue-225x300.jpg "German Books Statue")](http://blog.stanfordreview.org/2011/04/23/freedom-in-foreign-language-choice/german-books-statue/)Source: Wikimedia CommonsMany
The Senate Wants You! (To Comment on ROTC’s Existence)
Today’s Stanford Report included this item at the bottom: Your thoughts on ROTC sought: The Ad Hoc Committee on ROTC is seeking input from
POSU: The Years of Stanford’s Presidents
As I discussed in an earlier post, President Hennessy is now entering his eleventh year as president of Stanford university (POSU). In my post, I
IHUM Needs to Change
Harry Elam to Become New VPUE
!(http://news.stanford.edu/news/2010/june/gifs/elam_news.jpg)Professor Harry J. Elam Jr.As was speculated in [an earlier post](http://blog.
Fighting Terror with Humanitarianism
Spearheading a humanitarian non-profit might not be too unusual for a Stanford MBA – but Spirit of America, founded by **Jim Hake, MBA ’83, **adds something
The Other Senate: Stanford SUES?
This is a continuation of my series “The Other Senate” about the reports and goings-on of the Faculty Senate. Search “the other senate” to find
At Stanford, SEIU > Student Groups
The San Jose Mercury News reported last night in [“Newsom touts immigrants’ rights in speech at Stanford”](http://www.mercurynews.com/breakingnews/ci_13108483 "