Skip to content Skip to navigation

Recent News

Prof. Walter Scheidel has been named a 2015 John Simon Guggenheim Fellow and will begin the fellowhsip in 2017. The Foundation awarded 173 Fellowships out of a competitive pool of over 3,100 applicants.  2015 Guggenheim Fellows
Apr 9 2015 | SAA Annual Meeting
Presentations and panels featuring Stanford Classics scholars will highlight the 80th annual meeting of the Society for American Archaeology. The conference will take place in San Francisco from April 15-19.  Download the full program Stanford Classics Participants:
Excerpted from full article by Prof. and Dean Peter N. Miller, Bard Graduate Center: Is design thinking the new liberal arts?
Mar 24 2015 | Penguin Books
Dan-el Padilla Peralta's new autobiography, Undocumented: A Dominican Boy's Odyssey From a Homeless Shelter to the Ivy League, will be published by Penguin in July. 
Mar 4 2015 | Stanford Report
Professor Ian Morris, the acclaimed author of Why the West Rules--For Now, was recently featured in an interview for the Stanford Report. The article delves into Professor Morris's views on the progress of civilization, the biological evolution of humans in the 21st century, and the success or...