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Stanford University will offer a new joint major this fall that fuses disciplines that might seem disparate: computer science and the humanities.
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Researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine have developed two inexpensive adapters that enable a smartphone to capture high-quality images of the front and back of the eye.
Four California universities are among the top 10 most powerful global university brands in the world, according to the world's top scholars surveyed by the Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings .
Prescriptions for benzodiazepines are rising in primary care, and their frequent combined use with opioid analgesics may be contributing to medication-related deaths, a finding that goes largely unreported, according to Stanford researchers.
Coursera co-founders Daphne Killer and Andrew Ng speak at a company barbecue in summer 2012.
The following was provided to Patch: Hannah and Rachael Tipperman, juniors at the Baldwin School and founders of Robot Springboard , have been awarded the #include Fellowship from the Stanford she++ organization.
Having lots of Wi-Fi networks packed into a condominium or apartment building can hurt everyone's wireless performance, but Stanford University researchers say they've found a way to turn crowding into an advantage.
Mathew Martoma, the ex-SAC Capital portfolio convicted last month of masterminding the biggest insider trading scheme in US history, has been stripped of his prestigious Stanford University MBA, the business school confirmed Wednesday.
THE reputation of Irish universities continues to lag behind those of our nearest neighbours as none feature in a list of the world's most prestigious institutions.
A group of female undergraduate students at Stanford is encouraging girls and young women to study computer science by means of an online video library that features motivational interviews with Silicon Valley women in computing.
More than 60 teams from around the world will launch high-altitude balloons to the edge of space April 18-21.
Three private schools along the Central Coast have joined forces with Cabrillo College to bring an internationally renowned neuroscientist, researcher, educator and author to the community college to present a lecture on education.
Stanford University marketing professor Itamar Simonson has studied consumer behavior for years and, until recently, considered most consumers "irrational," making "inconsistent or incoherent" decisions, which were often "unambiguously the inferior choice."
I heard a story yesterday on NPR about using yoga with disadvantaged youth that just made me smile.
Joan Petersilia , Sara Abarbanel , John S Butler , Mark Feldman , Mariam Hinds , Kevin E Jason , Corinne Keel , Matt J Owens and Camden Vilkin have posted Voices from the Field: How California Stakeholders View Public Safety Realignment on SSRN.