Stanford Global Studies commemorated the 10th anniversary of its summer internship program with a dynamic and engaging seminar on China’s economy in the newly built Stanford Center at Peking University (SCPKU).
The France-Stanford Center for Interdisciplinary Studies (FSCIS) invites proposals for the FSCIS Visiting Scholar in the Humanities or Social Sciences Fellowship for research to be conducted during the period between November 1, 2014 and August 31, 2015.
On April 17, 1975, the Khmer Rouge took control of Cambodia by violent overthrow of the Lon Nol government. The secretive leaders of this radical Maoist regime ruled Cambodia for a period of 3 years, 8 months and 20 days, during which time at least 1.7 million people are believed to have died from starvation, torture, execution and forced labor. Now, more than three decades after the Khmer Rouge fell from power, the alleged perpetrators of the genocide are being put on trial in Phnom Penh before a hybrid international criminal tribunal known as the
Kim Rapp, Executive Director of Stanford Global Studies (SGS), recently announced the addition of a new center in the division. Directed by Professor David Cohen, the WSD Handa Center for Human Rights and International Justice (formerly known as the War Crimes Studies Center) was housed at the University of California-Berkeley, but is now at Stanford, within SGS.
SGS congratulates Chiney Ogwumike and the Stanford women’s basketball team on yet another unforgettable and amazing season, having made it to the national semifinals at the NCAA Final Four in Nashville, Tennessee.
Throughout the season, senior Ogwumike has helped lead the team with her discipline on the court and in the classroom.
Starting in January 2014, the Division of International, Comparative and Area Studies (ICA) has changed to Stanford Global Studies (SGS) and will remain a division of the School of Humanities and Sciences.
The Center for African Studies at Stanford would like to add its condolences and words of tribute to those of the rest of the world in marking the passing today of Nelson Mandela.
2014-2015 Collaborative Projects Call for Proposals
Deadline for Applications: March 15, 2014
The France-Stanford Center seeks to fund research projects across all disciplines. Priority will be given to projects with the potential to develop new collaborations involving junior researchers, and to those leading to collaborative work on interdisciplinary issues.