Tag: fall

  • ‘Why deal with someone who can’t be trusted?’: Stanford political experts on the fall of Kevin McCarthy

    Kevin McCarthy (R-CA-20) was ousted as speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives in a historic Tuesday vote, a move that Stanford political experts worry will further destabilize the Republican party and negatively impact bipartisanship. McCarthy’s rapid fall after years of House Republican leadership demonstrate Washington’s deteriorating ability to govern the nation, experts said. They…

  • Fountain hopping and FOMO: Frosh fall on the Farm

    Shortly after she moved in, Greta Holmes ’27 was already dipping her toes into Stanford’s culture — literally. On her first night on campus, Holmes and her fellow Branner residents organized an unofficial orientation event: a fountain-hopping tour of campus.  Ruby Coulson’s ’27 favorite moment came before Holmes had even stepped foot onto campus. She…

  • The most enrolled 2023 fall quarter courses: CS continues its reign

    Computer science classes continue to comprise the courses with the highest enrollment for this fall quarter, according to the University’s ExploreCourses platform.  Similar to the results from last spring, five out of the overall top 10 courses were computer science (CS) courses. Three out of these five courses cover foundational artificial intelligence (AI) ideas (e.g.…