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  1. John L. Hennessy elected to Royal Academy of EngineeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Stanford

    John L. Hennessy, inaugural director of the Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program and president emeritus of Stanford, has been elected an international fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering , the national academy for engineering in the United Kingdom. Founded in 1976, the Royal Academy of Engineering brings together the most successful and talented engineers for a shared purpose: to advance and promote excellence in engineering.

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  2. Leland Scholars set sail on academic seasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Stanford

    On a sunny day near Stanford's Terman Fountain, applause is heard as incoming freshmen cheer for the boat they constructed earlier that morning. The team building activity caps a packed four weeks before the school year begins in which Leland Scholars get hands-on experience in chemistry and writing classes.

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  3. political scientist John Lewis dies at 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Stanford

    John W. Lewis , a Stanford political scientist who pioneered new ways of thinking about U.S.-China relations and launched some of the first Asian study programs in higher education, died Monday at his home on the Stanford campus. He was 86. Lewis was a prolific scholar and one of the preeminent China specialists of his generation.

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  4. At Tight End U., Stanford unit in position to excelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | SFGate

    Stanford tight ends Scooter Harrington, Colby Parkinson, Dalton Schultz and Kaden Smith decide who's the fastest among them. And who's the best player -- at basketball.

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  5. Tonight: Menlo Park council could approve new office building, annex Stanford landRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | Almanac

    A rendering of the proposed new 40,000 square-foot office building at 2131 Sand Hill Road. The Menlo Park City Council may approve a proposal to annex almost 16 acres of Stanford land, currently under San Mateo County's jurisdiction, and approve a 40,000-square-foot office building proposed to be built at 2131 Sand Hill Road, near the Hewlett Foundation offices and across Sand Hill Road from the Sharon Heights shopping center.

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  6. Menlo Park: Stanford's 'Middle Plaza' clears penultimate hurdleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | Almanac

    A rendering of one of Stanford's proposed office buildings along El Camino Real in Menlo Park. The architectural plans received positive remarks from planning commissioners.

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  7. Depressed but can't see a therapist? This chatbot could helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... do to combat negative thinking and ways to manage mood disorders such as anxiety and depression. Built by former Stanford researcher Alison Darcy and a team of psychologists, linguists and software engineers, Woebot has enormous ambition: to help an ...

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  8. Prep report: Menlo holds off Paly in girls water polo matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... literally, has written the book on goalkeeping and runs a goalkeeping clinic. He was a two-time All-American at Stanford. "We've worked on a lot of things," Bressie said, rattling off some of the fundamental principals that has been drilled into ...

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  9. Pac-12 football: Washington poised for another runRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... and tight end Colby Parkinson looks like the latest star 6-foot-7 receiver. If you want an idea of how consistent Stanford has become under Coach David Shaw, the Cardinal went 10-3 last season and it was considered a down year. Not many other ...

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  10. Judge in Stanford sex assault case can be recalledRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | KRON 4

    A recall campaign to oust a judge under fire for his handling of a sexual assault case involving a Stanford University swimmer can resume, a judge ruled Monday. Retired San Francisco County Judge Kay Tsenin agreed with the recall campaign that the county - not the state - has authority over the recall of Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky .

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  11. reaching out to students affected by Hurricane HarveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Stanford

    ... "The effects of this storm in Texas are heartbreaking," said Provost Persis Drell. "We are working to reach out to Stanford students in the affected region to provide any assistance we can. We also will be monitoring the situation closely in the ...

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  12. Karen Telleen-Lawton: A Mathematical WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Noozhawk

    ... math whiz will long be recognized for the contributions she made to math and to women in science in her short life: Stanford professor Maryam Mirzakhani was an Iranian-American who died of cancer this summer at age 40. She was the first and only ...

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  13. Judge allows resumption of effort to recall PerskyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | SFGate

    Foes of a Santa Clara County judge who gave a six-month sentence in a Stanford sexual assault case were granted the go-ahead Monday to resume collecting signatures for his possible recall, a court spokesman said. Judge Kay Tsenin lifted a stay issued Aug. 11 that prevented the signature gathering.

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  14. Opinion: TV exposure for women's sports is a game changerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    ... sport imaginable on Pac-12 Networks all year long. I have had the pleasure of being the women's basketball coach at Stanford since 1985. At Stanford, and throughout the Pac-12 Conference, we believe that the pursuit of excellence is meant for all of ...

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  15. Hearing today on fate of campaign to recall judge in Brock Turner sex assault caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    ... That would be about 17 months after Persky became a national pariah for giving a six-month sentence to former Stanford athlete Brock Turner, who sexually assaulted an unconscious, intoxicated woman outside a campus fraternity party. Under California ...

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  16. Tonight: Menlo Park Planning Commission to review Stanford's 'Middle Plaza' projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Almanac

    The Menlo Park Planning Commission could give its recommendation tonight to approve a large package of agreements and permits that Stanford needs to be able to move forward with its plans to redevelop 8.4 acres along El Camino Real in Menlo Park from the Stanford Park Hotel at 100 El Camino to Big 5 Sporting Goods at 500 El Camino. Stanford has proposed to build 215 one- and two-bedroom apartments , 10,286 square feet of retail and restaurant space, and 142,840 square feet of office space.

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  17. Stanford flashes offensive weapons in dominant winRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | SFGate

    AUGUST 27: Stanford University players celebrate after victory in the College Football Sydney Cup match between Stanford University and Rice University at Allianz Stadium on August 27, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. less SYDNEY, NEW SOUTH WALES - AUGUST 27: Stanford University players celebrate after victory in the College Football Sydney Cup match between Stanford University and Rice University ... more SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 27: Bryce Love and Jay Tyler of Stanford celebrate Love scoring a touchdown during the College Football Sydney Cup match between Stanford University and Rice University at Allianz Stadium on August 27, 2017 in Sydney, Australia.

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  18. Stanford football goes the distance in victory over RiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Bryce Love rushed for a career-high 180 yards and Stanford opened its football season with a 62-7 victory over Rice in Sydney, Australia. Photo courtesy of Stanford Athletics.

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  19. Stanford routs Rice 62-7 in game in SydneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | SFGate

    Colby Parkinson of Stanford celebrates with Dalton Schultz after scoring a touchdown during the College Football Sydney Cup match between Stanford University and Rice University at Allianz Stadium on August 27, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. less Colby Parkinson of Stanford celebrates with Dalton Schultz after scoring a touchdown during the College Football Sydney Cup match between Stanford University and Rice University at Allianz Stadium on August ... more Life without Christian McCaffrey is not so bad at all if Stanford's blowout 62-7 win over Rice in unfamiliar Australian surrounds is anything to go by.

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  20. Stanford down under: Game against Rice approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | The Daily Republic

    Stanford coach David Shaw had been talking about the great Australian hospitality since his team arrived Down Under. During the team's final contact practice at Moore Park near downtown Sydney, even the weather made him feel at home - gusty, chilly winds not unlike those that sweep off San Francisco Bay.

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