Francis Fukuyama, a political scientist and senior fellow at Stanford’s Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, will be the next director of the institute’s Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law.
How does a community college instructor begin to tackle a lack of global awareness exhibited by her students? She spends an afternoon at Stanford with leading faculty and experts, as well as other community college faculty, to discuss issues of importance to the global community.
A sustainable future is within reach, but it won’t prevent the world from experiencing the potentially catastrophic environmental and political consequences of climate change and environmental degradation, former Secretary of Energy Steven Chu told a Stanford audience.
Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter will deliver CISAC's annual Drell Lecture at Stanford University next Thursday, giving a major speech to unveil the Pentagon's updated policies on innovation and cybersecurity.
As the bus lurches up the pot-holed dirt road into the village, a storm of seventh- and eight-graders comes rushing out to meet it. This bus isn't taking them to class, but to a clinic that will revolutionize their school careers. They are travelling to a OneSight Vision Clinic. By the end of the day, they will have had their eyes examined, lenses edged, and frames selected for a brand new pair of eyeglasses.