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  1. Stanford set to close the Dish this summer as it builds new 3.4-mile trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Campbell Reporter

    Stanford University is set to break ground later this month on a bicycle and pedestrian trail some 15 years in the making. But construction of the 3.4-mile Stanford Perimeter Trail, along with some unrelated work, will result in a month-long closure of the Dish, a popular spot for locals to hike and jog, according to the university.


  2. El Cerrito Community Invited to Help Contra Costa County Firefighters 'Fill the Boot'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... and clinics, including the MDA Clinic at California Pacific Medical Center at Forbes Norris in San Francisco, Stanford's Adult Neuromuscular Clinic and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Pediatric Neuromuscular Clinic in Palo Alto, UCSF Benioff ...


  3. Mobile Phone Coverage and Producer Markets: Evidence from West AfricaRead the original story

    Wednesday | The World Bank Economic Review

    Jenny C. Aker : The Fletcher School and Department of Economics, Tufts University, 160 Packard Avenue, Medford, MA 02155. Marcel Fafchamps: Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University, 616 Serra Street, Stanford CA 94305.


  4. Berkeley Voice letters: Preservation of the Golden Gate view; unrealistic UC requirementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Contra Costa Times

    ... own op-ed column to express opinions on Middle East politics and, more recently, in his letter titled, "Graffiti at Stanford SAE," to explain when the painting of swastikas in the Bay Area should not surprise. While I salute Gov. Jerry Brown for ...


  5. Cantor digitization to wrap up this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Mountain View Voice

    Colin Stinson, digitization project coordinator , and photographer Lee Fatherree produce high-quality images of painter Richard Diebenkorn's sketchbooks at the Cantor Arts Center. Photo by Linda A. Cicero / Stanford News Service.


  6. Supporting a CSA prompted Gudrun Enger to try new vegetables and start food blogRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    ... Donia Bijan . "She sent me an email about Two Small Farms starting a CSA," she said. "I signed up and would go to Stanford West on Sand Hill to pick up my weekly box." "One day I noticed a sign asking people if they'd be willing to be a host house ...


  7. Insulin Resistance and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease in...Read the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Circulation

    From the The Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA ; Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark ; The Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA ; Department of Epidemiology Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA ; Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego ; Division of Cardiology, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC ; and Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City .


  8. Stanford fraternity stripped of on-campus housing privileges indefinitelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Campbell Reporter

    Stanford University has stripped the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity of its on-campus housing privileges indefinitely following yet another investigation into allegations of misconduct. This time, SAE members intimidated a female student into not reporting a potential Title IX concern and retaliated against another student they mistakenly believed had reported Title IX concerns, the university said in a statement Wednesday.


  9. USC Football News: Uchenna Nwosu Expected to Return in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Reign of Troy

    Sep 6, 2014; Stanford, CA, USA; Stanford Cardinal wide receiver Ty Montgomery is tackled by USC Trojans linebacker Uchenna Nwosu in the first quarter at Stanford Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Cary Edmondson-USA TODAY Sports Sophomore linebacker Uchenna Nwosu, who sat out the Holiday Bowl this past winter, will be back at USC in the fall as expected, Adam Maya of Rivals' confirmed Tuesday.


  10. Edward Snowden: 'If I Had Taken [the NSA] Documents to Congress, I Would've Gone to Jail'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Truthdig

    Addressing an audience at Stanford University via video chat on Friday, Edward Snowden discussed the moral conundrums he faced as a whistleblower. He also revealed the fears he still harbors about government surveillance, and he made some recommendations on how authorities should address whistleblowers and surveillance.


  11. Scientists discover how microbes acquire electricity in making methaneRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | San Diego NewsCape

    Stanford University scientists have solved a long-standing mystery about methanogens, unique microorganisms that transform electricity and carbon dioxide into methane. In a new study, the Stanford team demonstrates for the first time how methanogens obtain electrons from solid surfaces.


  12. Adults harbor lots of risky autoreactive immune cells, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Decades' worth of textbook precepts about how our immune systems manage to avoid attacking our own tissues may be wrong. Contradicting a long-held belief that self-reactive immune cells are weeded out early in life in an organ called the thymus, a new study by Stanford University School of Medicine scientists has revealed that vast numbers of these cells remain in circulation well into adulthood.


  13. Campus to honor long-term Stanford staff at Thursday's annual SpringfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Stanford

    Provost John Etchemendy, center, stands with the employees celebrating their 40th year at Stanford at the 2014 Multicultural Springfest at Frost Amphitheater. In 2014, 146 Stanford staff members reached 30-, 35-, 40- and 45-year milestones of service to the university.


  14. scholars offer own visions of Japan's upcoming statement on World War IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Stanford

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, shown speaking at Stanford's Bing Concert Hall in April, will issue a statement Aug. 15 on the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II. Stanford experts are urging him to express remorse for Japan's wartime aggressions.


  15. professor developing water usage model that could help CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Stanford

    In the wake of a court ruling concerning tiered water rates in California, Stanford's Frank Wolak is developing a system that would meet legal requirements while still contributing to conservation. Gov. Jerry Brown has mandated 25 percent water reductions and has called on resource managers to create new incentives for conservation.


  16. 'Just Asking'Read the original story

    Monday May 18 | Sunshine State News

    ... out well in the American economy under Barack Obama. Thomas Sowell is a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif. 94305. His website is . To find out more about Thomas Sowell and read features by ...


  17. Stanford Band faces partial suspension for violating university policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Campbell Reporter

    Members of the Leland Stanford Junior University Marching Band, or Stanford band, perform during the opening ceremonies for Special Olympics Northern California in San Rafael, Calif. Saturday, May 17, 2014.


  18. The Schooled Society: The Educational Transformation of Global CultureRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | TCRecord

    Title: The Schooled Society: The Educational Transformation of Global Culture Author : David Baker Publisher: Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA ISBN: 0804790477, Pages: 360, Year: 2014 Search for book at David Baker has written an optimistic and insightful book on the significance of education in modern society and on how the schooled society transforms culture, locally, and globally. The book begins with a preface outlining Baker's thesis on the schooled society, followed by an introduction, eleven substantive chapters, and conclusion.


  19. Stanford Professor David Laitin Donates Collection on SomaliaRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | PressReleasePoint

    ... run of the rare STORM (Somali, Tigray & Oromo Resistance Monitor) newsletter. Laitin , a political scientist at Stanford University, has written extensively on Somalia, Nigeria, Catalonia, France, and Estonia. His expertise is in comparative ...


  20. City takes cautious route on California Avenue chain store banRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... of the approval process. Councilman Tom DuBois argued that a stretch of El Camino Real, between Page Mill Road and Stanford Avenue, should also be included in the retail district. The council agreed to include these issues among those to be studied ...


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