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Senior midfielder ANDI SULLIVAN became the fourth Stanford player to win the Missouri Athletic Club Hermann Trophy on Friday, the highest honor in college soccer. "I feel so lucky to have had the opportunity to attend Stanford," said Sullivan, who hails from Lorton, Virginia. "I would like to thank head ...

While there's scientific evidence to suggest that your genes have something to do with how far you'll go in school, new research by a team from Stanford and elsewhere says the DNA of your classmates also plays a role. "We examined whether the genes of your peer groups influenced your height, weight or ...
PALO ALTO (CBS SF) -- Stanford University announced it will host speakers with controversial and opposing views in order to expose the campus to diverse perspectives and to foster open exchange on campus. Delving into diverse issues ranging from technology to populism to sexuality to the media, the ...
Physical bones and other artifacts hold valuable clues about past civilizations or ancient animals, but those resources aren't always available or might be too fragile to be handled routinely. Now, work by Stanford University Libraries to scan artifacts in three dimensions is bringing the experience of handling ...
Gallagher will join Stanford March 12. The new CIO role includes leadership of the University IT organization. facebook; twitter; email. Stephen Gallagher, chief information officer at Harvard Business school, has been appointed chief information officer (CIO) of Stanford University, a new role that includes ...

Akshay Maheshwari is a California native in his fourth year as an MD/PhD student at Stanford. He can usually be found on his way to the medical school, computer science department, bioengineering department or his favorite off-campus snack spot. I met up with him at the School of Engineering to learn ...
Reflective of a broadly based commitment to open exchange across the university, Cardinal Conversations is an initiative between Stanford University and its Hoover Institution and Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies. It is designed to be a thought-provoking community discussion of key issues ...
For sperm, looks matter. As you might guess, sperm that have a wonky shape -- a lopsided head or crooked tail, for example -- also harbor wonky DNA. Those that are shapelier not only swim better, their genetic composition is superior too. Now, Stanford radiology researcher Utkan Demirci, PhD, and ...
At times the snail can be a very effective disease-causing machine. Particularly during the rainy season, waterborne snails that congregate in puddles, marshy areas and lakes provide a comfortable home for parasitic worms that may be very harmful to humans. The worms can infiltrate the human blood ...
cancer patients treated by the Department of Veterans Affairs are less likely to receive excessive end-of-life interventions than those treated through Medicare, according to a study led by researchers at the Stanford University school of Medicine and veterans Affairs Palo Alto health care System. The study ...
Stanford University has entered into a licensing agreement with Madenco Biosciences to develop and commercialise patented epidermal growth factor (EGF) wound healing technology. The agreement was signed in return for an undisclosed upfront payment and milestone fees to Madenco--a subsidiary ...
With mentorship from their professors, alumni and industry professionals, 14 student teams created video games that you can download and play. facebook; twitter; email. By Taylor Kubota. robots have become conscious and threaten to take over a human spaceship. They skulk through the halls and the ...
Stanford political scientist Alison McQueen's research shows that apocalyptic rhetoric can make wars, natural disasters, economic collapse and even the possibility of nuclear war easier to understand. But although it can rouse people to action, apocalyptic rhetoric also carries great peril. facebook; twitter ...
What unites the needs of ebola workers, people with multiple sclerosis and Athletes comes down to one thing - cold hands. A device that cools the hands is finding widespread use from the playing field to the clinic. facebook · twitter · email. By Nathan Collins. A cooling device that has been improving ...
He will be remembered as a brilliant scientist who transformed our understanding of glial cells and as a tireless advocate who promoted equity and diversity at every turn," said Marc Tessier-Lavigne, PhD, president of Stanford University. "He was also a beloved mentor to students and trainees, a dear friend ...
The final tax bill passed by Congress does not include earlier proposals affecting graduate assistants and employee tuition assistance programs. However, it includes an Excise tax on certain university endowments, including Stanford's. facebook; twitter; email. By Brad Hayward. The new tax reform bill ...

"I became completely and romantically enamored with the idea of being out in Africa with wild animals," recalled McConnell, a professor of biology at Stanford University. "I'd always been an animal-crazy kid, and the idea that you could study animals scientifically was what drew me into science." That article ...
Michael Zhu Chen is one of five individuals with Stanford affiliations who will begin graduate programs at the University of Oxford in England next fall as Rhodes Scholars. This is the second in a series of profiles of the scholars. facebook · twitter · email. By Kathleen J. Sullivan. Sitting outside Tresidder ...
An Irving high school student, one who didn't even speak English when she arrived in the United States at the age of 12, is on her way to Stanford University with a full-ride scholarship, thanks to a non-profit in California searching for deserving and promising students just like her. Miriam Trigo is on track to ...
Stanford University school of Medicine investigators have identified the smoking gun of a "moment of weakness": a signature pattern of electrical activity in a small, deep-brain region just a second or two before a burst of impulsive behavior. The Stanford scientists discovered similar patterns in mice that had ...
The project, a collaboration between Stanford University and the Scott Polar Research Institute (SPRI) at Cambridge University in the UK, was spearheaded by Stanford geophysicist Dustin "Dusty" Schroeder, who believed so strongly in the value of the data stored on the films that he risked a healthy chunk ...
Stephen Gallagher appointed Stanford University chief information officer. Gallagher will join Stanford March 12. The new CIO role includes leadership of the University IT organization. Krish Seetah, assistant professor of anthropology, in the classroom teaching a class on zooarchaeology. Humanities ...
Stephen Gallagher appointed Stanford University chief information officer. Gallagher will join Stanford March 12. The new CIO role includes leadership of the University IT organization. Krish Seetah, assistant professor of anthropology, in the classroom teaching a class on zooarchaeology. Humanities ...
... help of a new form of gene therapy, according by researchers at the Stanford University school of Medicine and the National cancer Institute.
Stanford News is a publication of Stanford University Communications · Stanford University · SU Home · Maps & Directions · Search Stanford ...
Stanford senior Rhiannon Tomtishen (bottom row, second from left) and other members of the 2017-18 AAUW National student Advisory ...
He is currently working as the financial manager of the Associated students of Stanford University and Chief Executive Officer of Stanford ...
Stanford University is hoping to finish by the end of the school year the process of identifying principles to be used in studying whether spots on ...
Underneath the "Beat Cal" sign hanging from a Stanford University building swim many rubber duckies silently quacking their support for UC ...
An international research team reports that the increase in global carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels has resumed after a 3-year respite ...
Since its inception in 1892, Stanford University Press has published thousands of books and other research works authored by faculty at ...
Studying the bacteria found in the mouths of dolphins is giving researchers insight into dolphin health and the unique nature of marine ...
... said Iris Hui, a co-author on the paper and senior researcher with the Bill Lane Center for the American West at Stanford University.
Sometimes it's hard to get motivated to move. "It's my day off," you tell yourself, "besides, how much good could 30 or even 60 minutes of ...
Tanay Tandon, a Stanford University dropout, and co-founder Deepika Bodapati, who dropped out of the University of Southern California, plan ...
Blair Ratcliff, left, receives the American Physical Society's Division of Particles and Fields Instrumentation Award from Marcela Carena, chair of ...
The university has begun reaching out to students and other members of the campus community who might be affected by Hurricane Harvey.
A recall campaign to oust a judge under fire for his handling of a sexual assault case involving a Stanford University swimmer can resume, ...
The off-market sale of the 2.3-acre site is a milestone that stitches together the full 43-acre site, where Stanford is planning a massive ...
... genes without revealing any genetic information not directly associated with the inquiry, say Stanford University researchers. This "genome ...
We, like many of you, have been watching the violent events and aftermath at the University of Virginia and in Charlottesville with shock and ...
Keith Humphreys, professor of psychiatry at Stanford University, discusses a form of smokeless tobacco that is catching on overseas.
A survey of DNA fragments circulating in the blood suggests the microbes living within us are vastly more diverse than previously known. In fact ...
Stanford University economist Nicholas Bloom and colleagues conducted the research that shows income inequality is being fuelled by the gap in pay between companies - not within them.
STANFORD, CA - JUNE 24: facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg (R) hugs U.S. President Barack Obama during the 2016 Global Entrepeneurship Summit at Stanford University on June 24, 2016 in Stanford, California. President Obama joined silicon Valley ...
He has been on the faculty at the University of Washington, Stanford University and the University of Oklahoma. He is a native of Corpus Christi, Texas.
Modified DIY robotics kit can fill test tubes A team of researchers from Stanford University created robotics capable of handling and transferring precise amount of fluids between experimental dishes.
"It is very important for us as a firm to remain committed to our focus on youth education and helping prepare them for the future," said Halbert Hargrove Chairman and CEO Russ Hill, an alumnus of Stanford University who has previously presented the award.
A parrotlet named Obie is outfitted with protective goggles during Office Of Naval Research-sponsored testing at California's Stanford University, April 18, 2017. Researchers there recently found a new way to precisely measure the vortices created by ...


 

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