Rogers, who earned an MBA at Stanford Graduate School of Business in 1988, is a member of the Graduate School of Education Advisory Council and a trustee of the Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health.
Five videos highlight the resources, policies and processes available to help faculty, teaching assistants and staff provide academic accommodations to students while upholding Stanford's rigorous academic standards.
The event featured docent tours of the Stanford family collection, the original Stanford family carriage and a ceremony with talks by Trustee Board Chair Steve Denning and Provost John Etchemendy.
The benefits department in University Human Resources has prepared a variety of charts and publications designed to help employees and their families choose medical, dental and vision plans for 2014.
Researchers Anne Friedlander and Corey Dysick spent 48 hours at the 14,000-foot summit of Pikes Peak to study the impact of high altitude on the body for a Stanford online course.
Tech leader cites university's academic environment as crucial to producing insights at the intersection of life sciences, technology and engineering.
The Academic Council Professoriate appointments, promotions, and reappointments for the periods indicated were reviewed by the Advisory Board of the Academic Council on May 14, May 21, May 28, June 4, June 11, June 26, July 30, August 20, and August 27, 2013 and were approved by the President.
Following the fall gathering of the Board of Trustees, Chair Steven A. Denning outlined the highlights and actions taken during the two-day meeting.
"If we focus in on what we're trying to accomplish, we can muddle our way through. But everyone has to give in a little bit," said Tom Black, university registrar.
Plummer, who will be the longest serving dean in the history of the School of Engineering, plans to take a year's sabbatical, after which he expects to return to research and teaching in the Electrical Engineering Department.
Stanford reported a record number of donors and its second-best fundraising total in 2012–13. The gifts support financial aid, research, faculty and state-of-the-art facilities.