7 hrs ago | The Washington Post
"I'm here to send the message that Canada's open for business-we welcome the entrepreneurs that America is turning away" said Canadian Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism Minister Jason Kenney at Stanford Law School this week.
11 hrs ago | The Indian Express
Indian-American Srikanth Srinivasan today scripted history after he was confirmed as the first South Asian judge to America's second highest court.
15 hrs ago | Stanford
After rocking out at a three-day concert, a band of hipster musicians takes a wrong turn on the way home and ends up in Hollywood, where a washed-up former A-lister lures the band members to her mansion and refuses to let them leave.
15 hrs ago | Stanford
Spyros Panagiotis Skouras escaped childhood poverty in Greece to become a top Hollywood executive and organizer of a successful World War II foreign aid campaign, making him one of the most noteworthy Greek American immigrants of the 20th century.
16 hrs ago | J
Those people, clearly, haven't attended a Community Tuesday, a new lineup of activities every Tuesday at the Oshman Family JCC in Palo Alto.
17 hrs ago | Almanac
Menlo Park Transportation Commissioner Charlie Bourne resigned on May 21 after nearly six years of service, citing Brown Act violations by city staff and attempts to stop the commission from reviewing projects.
21 hrs ago | Medgadget
A source of electromagnetic waves at the top of the image can generate "hot spots" of field strength deep inside simulated biological tissue that are strong enough to power a pacemaker; according to computer simulations.
Advanced Placement United States History students can now say they met the writer of their textbook after Pulitzer Prize winning historian David Kennedy spoke to them Tuesday, May 21 at Palo Alto High School, discussing the importance of history in their lives.
Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the appointment of Patricia Guerrero and Michael J. Popkins to judgeships in the San Diego County Superior Court.
Among factors that predicted the likelihood that patients undergoing bariatric surgery would experience postoperative cardiopulmonary complications were low levels of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol and high levels of C-reactive protein, a researcher reported here.
Patagonia Palo Alto is screening "A Fierce Green Fire: The Battle for a Living Planet" tonight, May 22 at 6 p.m. The film, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, recounts the history of the environmental movement.
Sylvia Earle, National Geographic Society Explorer in Residence, called Her Deepness by The New Yorker and The New York Times , Living Legend by the Library of Congress, and first "Hero for the Planet" by Time Magazine , will be speaking at Northeastern University on May 22, 2013.
FLEMING'S ON THE MOVE ... Big plans are on the horizon for Fleming's Steakhouse at Stanford Shopping Center.
At its meeting on Thursday, the Faculty Senate heard a panel of faculty discuss the future of the PhD degree.