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Match Day 2017: A Student’s Timeline

Explaining the matching process to family and friends over the past several months has been… challenging, to say the least. The conversations usually …

Education

Call for Papers

The conference welcomes paper, poster, panel, roundtable, and workshop proposals from established and emerging scholars, including graduate students. …

Education

Stanford psychiatrist comments on federal report about Santa Clara County youth suicides

Earlier this month, the federal government released a report (.pdf) on youth suicides in California’s Santa Clara County. The report, which was …

Santa Clara County

Build-your-own Robot Can Tackle Biology And Chemistry Experiments

Building off-the-shelf Lego robots can teach kids important skills like mechanical engineering, computer programming and teamwork. Now, Stanford …

Chemistry

How Might We Reimagine High School?

<b>America’s high school model</b> is long past its sell-by date. It was designed over 100 years ago to create and manage a skilled workforce for the …

Education

Stanford Undergraduate Class Authors Paper On Zika | Scope Blog

Last spring quarter, Erin Moredcai, PhD, taught her first class at Stanford, an introductory seminar on infectious disease. If anyone assumed …

Education

$50 million gift to Packard Children’s Hospital will advance care, research of pediatric heart disease

The donation from philanthropists Gordon and Betty Moore is the largest gift to Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford since the hospital’s …

Health Care

North Korea: Past, Present, and Future of Foreign Relations

North Korea: Past, Present, and Future of Foreign RelationsBrian Donoghue<br>War & Peace: Asia in the Global Community<p>Korea, as one of the remaining …

Korean Peninsula

Stanford Team Uses Innovative Method To Keep Teen Alive For Heart Transplant | Scope Blog

Stanford cardiothoracic surgeon Richard Ha, MD, didn’t shy away from the challenge presented by teenager Abraham Maga last August.<p>Maga’s heart and …

Health

FEAR FACTOR

FEAR FACTOR:<p>Terrorism,<p>Bush,<p>The Media<p><i>Post-9/11</i><p>Selena E. Harper<p>EDGE<p>Prof. Bruce Lusignan<p>06/06/03<p>September 11th changed the lives of many Americans, …

Foreign Policy

Don’t Eliminate “one Of The Most Effective Tools We Have To Fight Global Diseases”

When President Donald Trump released his budget blueprint earlier this month, he included an 18 percent (or $5.8 billion) reduction in funding for …

Public Health

Wow For Chou

Courtesy: Stanford Athletics<p>Related Links<p><b>MAUI, Hawaii</b> – FreshmanMadie Choufired a career-best 3-under 69 on Tuesday to help the top-ranked Stanford …

Golf

Matinee Victory

<b>STANFORD, Calif.</b> – JuniorQuinn Brodeywas a double from the cycle, freshmanWill Matthiessenearned his first win and junior relieverColton Hockmoved up …

Stanford Cardinal

Stanford Launches Short Online Course To Boost Understanding Of Transgender Kids | Scope Blog

In 2011, Stanford lecturer Maya Adam, MD, had just finished teaching her undergraduate course on critical issues in child health when a student …

Education

Keeping communities out of harm’s way in a changing climate

Based on examples from around the world, researchers chart the landscape for whether and how to implement the strategy of managed retreat – …

Climate Change

A Glimpse Inside Stanford Coordinated Care, An Innovative Model Of Health Care | Scope Blog

For out-of-the box thinking on improving care while saving money, you might think to call health-care delivery experts from a top medical school. But …

Health Care

In Latest Dean’s Lecture, The New Yorker Writer Urges Scientists To Share Their Stories

“We’re at an inflection point in terms of what we can do with science — and how close we are to letting it all slip through our fingers,” journalist …

Science

Alex Walsh Launches New Firm with Focus on Bottom Line—and Life

Alex Walsh, JD ’01, has always stood out. As a law student, there was her commanding voice in class, service on the managing board of the law review, …

Abuzz – Citizen-based mosquito monitoring system

The Problem<p>World-wide over 3 billion people are at risk of contracting mosquito-borne infectious diseases, such as malaria, dengue, and Zika. These …

Mosquitoes

Hello Again Old Friend

<b>LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) --</b>Alanna Smith's jumper with 23 seconds left capped Stanford's rally from a 16-point deficit in the second half,Erica …

College Basketball

Fundamentals of Machine Learning Workshop

Discover the basics behind the application of modern machine learning algorithms. The workshop instructors will discuss a framework for reasoning …

Machine Learning

Michael Frank earns early career award in cognitive science | The Dish

by Alex Shashkevich on March 25, 2017 5:00 pm<p>Categories: Awards<p>Tags: Psychology<p><b>MICHAEL FRANK</b>, associate professor of psychology, was recently awarded …

The Brain

Towards Making the World a Safer Place

A year ago this week we launched an experiment in education designed to get some of the world’s brightest young minds involved in making the world a …

Education

Messed With Texas

<b>LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) –</b> Stanford has become so accustomed to comebacks that the question wasn't whether it could overcome a halftime deficit to Texas, …

College Basketball

Steffens Scores Seven

Courtesy: Stanford Athletics<p>Related Links<p>Story Links<p><b>STANFORD, Calif. –</b>Maggie Steffensscored a career-high seven goals and Stanford showed no signs of …

Water Polo

Archeologia classica

<b>Stacks</b><p>Latest: v.67 (2016)<p>Library has: v.1(1949)-<p>Items in Stacks<p>Call number<p>Status<p>DE1 .A65 V.67 2016<p>Unknown<p>DE1 .A65 V.66 2015<p>Unknown<p>DE1 .A65 V.65 …

Debra Lee: “Work Should Be Fun”

BET CEO Debra Lee discusses why she took a chance on a young, untested network. | Kiefer HickmanDeciding whether to cover a funeral is generally a …

Business School

Stanford Medicine’s Match Day, In Pictures | Scope Blog

There was a lot of excitement at the medical school campus last Friday, when 70 students found out which residency program they “matched” with. …

Cardinal Heads South

Courtesy: Stanford Athletics<p>Related Links<p>Story Links<p><b>STANFORD, Calif. –</b> Stanford embarks on its first road trip of the season this upcoming weekend …

Stanford Cardinal

Stanford’s New Freshman Class Is for Successful Retirees - Bloomberg

As senior vice president for HP Inc.’s laser-jet business unit, Pradeep Jotwani put in 70-hour workweeks and traveled tens of thousands of miles each …

Education