collections

Community

collections

Community

Our communities are among the most important ways we define ourselves and make an impact. They’re also vulnerable and subject to disruption. We explored communities within the Stanford family and how they’ve influenced our lives.

September 2018

10 Ways to ‘Get Involved’

By

Summer Moore Batte

Based on slightly exaggerated actual attempts.

September 2018

10 Ways to ‘Get Involved’

By

Summer Moore Batte

Based on slightly exaggerated actual attempts.

November 5, 2018

What I Learned from 6 Incarcerated Teen Girls

By

Shelley Ring Diamond

A community of writers taught me a lesson about trust.

October 15, 2018

It Isn't Your Dorm, But It's OK

By

Melinda Sacks

How do you make a space into a home? These alumni share their tricks.

October 11, 2018

My Life Right Now

Learning to adult isn’t easy. Ten alums saw power in numbers, so they moved in together.

September 2018

The Truth About Online Lying

By

Diana Aguilera

Are we more honest online? It depends.

September 2018

Radical Collaboration

By

Christine Foster

How a design thinker inspired a community to save her life.

May 21, 2018

Your Community. Your Voice.

We asked alumni to tell us their stories. Here’s what they said.

May 21, 2018

What's the Shark Equivalent of Burning Man?

By

Melinda Sacks

For decades, biologists thought white sharks were mostly solitary.

March 2018

What's Up With All This Community Stuff?

By

Summer Moore Batte

A letter to readers.

March 2018

Third Time's the Charm

By

Waka Takahashi Brown

Finding peace under a cultural magnifying glass.