Nearing the Centennial: 1980–1991

Part of the The Campus Guide book series (CAMPUSGUIDE)


As Stanford’s centennial neared, President Donald Kennedy oversaw a record-breaking fund-raising campaign. Its cornerstone was to be the creation of a new $250 million science and engineering quad, touted as the “nation’s largest effort to renovate and expand research facilities on a university campus.” However, only two buildings were constructed before the devastating 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake.


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Part Six

  1. The Architects Collaborative and the Stanford Planning Office. Near West Campus Plan. Stanford: circa 1987.Google Scholar

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© Richard Joncas, David J. Neuman, and Paul V. Turner 2006

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