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Ronald McDonald House at Stanford is retiring its denim and its diamonds and coming full circle with a brand new fundraiser this month.
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University President John Hennessy, second from left, attended the Publication Celebration at the Stanford Humanities Center to thank the authors for their scholarship.
More than three decades after Palo Alto turned Bryant Street into the nation's first "bicycle boulevard," the city is preparing to dramatically accelerate its bike-improvement program and create similar bike-friendly corridors on Greer Road, Wilkie Way, Park Boulevard and Stanford Avenue.
Druid Underground Film Festival: This one kind of sneaks up on us; it's already in its seventh year.
Stanford computer students Jonathan Mayer and Patrick Mutchler examined phone records to learn what the NSA can find out through surveillance.
Sometimes California lawmakers focus on the little things, crafting locally-tailored legislation known in Sacramento parlance as a "district bill."
OROVILLE >> Arbor Day will be celebrated Thursday in Oroville with a special event starting at 10 a.m. at Stanford Avenue School, 1801 Stanford Ave. The public event includes the planting of trees donated by PG&E, the Lake Oroville Area Garden Club, Western Environmental Consulting, and the city of Oroville.
Stanford's James Shaw has been named the Sports Imports/AVCA Men's Division I-II National Player of the Week in volleyball.
A REAP team member administers an eye exam to an elementary school student in China's rural Gansu province.
Our Children's Earth and Ecological Rights Foundation filed the lawsuit Tuesday in U.S. District Court in San Francisco, claiming the service is not properly protecting steelhead trout in San Francisquito creek.
Higher education is in a "period of great experimentation" in the field of online learning, President Hennessy told a Berkeley audience last week, adding that he is confident its successes and failures will lead to new approaches to teaching that will benefit students.
Anti-government protests such as this one last year in the Moroccan capital of Rabat exemplify continued unrest in the region affected by the Arab Spring.
Rice University has been on several lists this year, including Kiplinger's Personal Finance Magazine list of the "30 Best Values in Small Colleges" and the "30 Best College Values in the West/Southwest."
Some sour news for lactose-intolerant people who hoped that raw milk might prove easier to stomach than pasteurized milk: A pilot study from the Stanford University School of Medicine shows little difference in digestibility between the two.
The situation is dire: Enemy soldiers have invaded your village and plan to kill all the remaining residents.