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Jun 20 2019 | Stanford News | Posted In: Students
After recognizing that there was not anything like it on campus, two Stanford students have founded a student arts organization with a dual mission: to strengthen the arts community on campus and to provide students potential career pathways in the arts.
May 20 2019 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty
Art History
Scales aren’t changing and the weather won’t be noticeably different, but on May 20 the definitions that underlie what your scale and thermometer report – along with standard definitions used in chemistry and electronics – are undergoing a major overhaul. That’s the date that a more-than-centuries-...
Feb 28 2019 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty
In The Souls of Black Folk, W. E. B. Du Bois makes a prescient declaration: “The problem of the 20th century is the problem of the color-line.”   As the United States continues to struggle with “the problem of the color-line” in the 21st century, Stanford University’s School of Humanities and...
Feb 20 2019 | Stanford News
Art Practice
The Office of the Vice President for the Arts at Stanford University announces the first two artists in the new Visiting Artist Fund in Honor of Roberta Bowman Denning (VAF). The program brings international artists into Stanford classrooms in order to provide a stimulus in artistic thinking and...
Sep 24 2018 | American Academy of Religion | Posted In: Awards, Faculty
Art History
The AAR has selected the 2018 recipients of the Awards for Excellence in the Study of Religion and the Best First Book in the History of Religions. This annual competition recognizes new scholarly publications that make significant contributions to the study of religion. The awards honor books of...

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