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Stanford School of Education course tackles challenges of digital learning

A free-flowing, ambitious course brings students, faculty and professionals together to debate Education's Digital Future.<p>Amid all the hyperbolic …

Stanford Saves 1,000 Trees By Transplanting Them

Since 1996, Stanford has transplanted 1,048 trees on campus, including oaks, olives, redwoods, pines and cedars.<p>By Kathleen J. Sullivan<p>Once a parking …

Stanford University

Stanford/Packard Children's Hospital Land $6.9 Million Grant

Researchers will seek early signs of a cancer with a mortality rate as high as 35 percent.<p>Children who have successfully undergone organ transplants …

Medicine

Stanford Reports Record Applications for Fall Admission

The University has offered admission to 2,210 applicants.<p>By Bay City News<p>Stanford University received a record breaking 38,828 applications for …

College & University

Stanford to Work With EdX Open-Source Learning Platform

Stanford University has helped spawn much online learning activity (see our <b>D10</b> interview with its president), but the school itself is now throwing …

Stanford researchers show how doctors’ notes can spot problem drugs

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Maksym Dykha<p>When it comes to identifying potentially adverse reactions to prescription drugs, you might …

Stanford Scholar Wins Pulitzer Prize in Fiction

Associate professor of English Adam Johnson is honored for his best-selling novel, "The Orphan Master's Son."<p>Adam Johnson, an associate professor of …

Pulitzer Prize

Jim Toth, Reese Witherspoon Arrested, Jailed for DUI and Disorderly Conduct

Reese Witherspoon and her husband, Jim Toth, were arrested early Friday morning and briefly jailed after he was pulled over under suspicion of …

JR Smith of Knicks wins NBA Sixth Man of the Year award, says source

A person with knowledge of the voting results has told the Associated Press that JR Smith of the New York Knicks has won the NBA's Sixth Man of the …

10 Fresh Vegetarian Pasta Dishes for Spring

We've finally reached the tipping point between yearning for the arrival of fresh green things and actually seeing them start to show up in stores. …

Comfort Food

LeBron James flirts with triple-double as Heat blister Bucks in Game 1

MIAMI -- LeBron James has never taken fewer shots in a playoff game than he did on Sunday night, which at first glance might seem like a good thing …

Parts Unknown Koreatown Episode: Just the One-Liners

The second episode of <i>Parts Unknown</i> aired last night, and host with the most <b>Anthony Bourdain</b> went to Koreatown in Los Angeles. There, he explored to finer side of LA food trucks with LA food truck king <b>Roy Choi</b> and learned what to wear and how to order at Sizzler with artist <b>David Choe</b>. In between, …