These peer-reviewed journals are published by the students of Stanford University with the support of the Graduate School of Education. For information on how other groups of Stanford University students can take advantage of this publishing platform for their journal, please contact


  • GRACE: Global Review of AI Community Ethics

    GRACE: Global Review of AI Community Ethics is a new peer-reviewed, international journal at Stanford University.  An open-access journal, indexed in Google Scholar, GRACE offers a unique intellectual forum for AI Ethics practitioners to share their work. 

    OUR first issue will appear SPRING QUARTER 2022

    Deadline for abstracts March 1. 


  • Stanford US-Russia Forum Journal

    Stanford US-Russia Forum Journal is an interdiscinplinary research journal, providing peer-reviewed articles on subject areas of mutual interest to the United States and Russian Federation. It is the subsidiary journal of the Stanford US-Russia Forum (SURF), a collaborative forum that brings together young Russian and American scholars and professionals. This journal publishes articles in the fields of: international relations and security, technology and the sciences, business and entrepreneurship, the arts, healthcare, and regional and humanitarian issues. The journal has been published since SURF's founding in 2008.

  • Herodotus Undergraduate History Journal

    Herodotus is a student-run publication founded in 1986 by the History Undergraduate Student Association in collaboration with the Stanford University Department of History. It bears the name of Herodotus of Halicarnassus, the 5th century BCE historian of the Greco-Persian Wars. His Histories, which preserve the memory of the battles of Marathon and Thermopylae, were written so that "human achievements may not become forgotten in time, and great and marvelous deeds...may not be without their glory." Likewise, this journal is dedicated to preserving and showcasing the best undergraduate historical work, selected through a process of peer review.

  • The Word: Tha Stanford Journal of Student Hiphop Research

    The Word is a fresh as hell student hiphop research journal that aims to embody the founding spirit and purpose of hiphop: providing a mode of creative expression and voice to marginalized communities, inspiring activism, and making a way outta no way. We define hiphop as encompassing the traditional "5 elements" of MCing, DJing/producing, graffiti writing, breakdancing, and dropping science/knowledge (what we're doing right here) as well as the elements of fashion and style; blogging and social media writing; and TV, films, plays, and novels.

  • Stanford Journal of Public Health

    The Stanford Journal of Public Health (SJPH) is an annual student-run publication at Stanford University dedicated to connecting different players in the public health community in a forum for engaged scholarship. The Journal features a multi-faceted approach to public health issues, and is divided into three sections: Policy, Investigation, Experience, and Research. We seek to provide undergraduates with a meaningful way to engage in these issues by contributing to the Journal.  In this way, the Journal provides interested students with the opportunity for tangible contribution to the public health sector and simultaneously raises awareness of critical issues in public health.

  • The Cutting Edge: The Stanford Undergraduate Journal of Education Research

    Cutting Edge is a student-run, peer-edited journal publishing original research by undergraduates on topics in education. Topics may include but are not limited to: Sociology of education, personal experiences in education, educational initiatives and entrepreneurship, learning and child development, education technology, and current events in education.

  • Intersect: The Stanford Journal of Science, Technology, and Society

    Intersect is an international Science, Technology, and Society research journal run by undergraduate students at Stanford University and supported by the Program in STS at Stanford. It publishes research and scholarship on the social factors that shapes, underwrites, and/or inhibits research and invention, just as these social forces are, in turn, shaped by evolving science and technology. It welcomes undergraduate, graduate, and PhD submissions at the intersection of history, culture, sociology, art, literature, business, law, health, and design with science and technology. The journal's submissions are not exclusive to Stanford affiliates and generally span several continents. 

  • SURJ: The Stanford Undergraduate Research Journal

    The Stanford Undergraduate Research Journal (SURJ) is an annual peer-reviewed publication run by undergraduate students at Stanford University. SURJ published research articles written by well-qualified students from all institutions and all academic fields. The mission of SURJ is to encourage, recognize, and reward intellectual activity beyond the classroom while providing a forum for the exchange of research and ideas. SURJ encourages students to become interested in research by displaying examples of what is studied and by offering the means of communicating knowledge between these disciplines to achieve a holistic effect. SURJ is published electronically on the web, with print issues released annually.

  • Embodied: The Stanford Undergraduate Journal of Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

    Embodied is an interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal focusing on themes of feminism, gender, and sexuality. Founded in 2021, Embodied is a student-run initiative dedicated to facilitating discussion, inquiry, and scholarship in this historically overlooked field. The journal publishes original research, as well as academic papers, features, editorials, creative writing, and multimedia pieces. It welcomes submissions from undergraduates and co-terminal students at all academic institutions. Submission is not exclusive to Stanford affiliates.