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  1. Campaign to Recall Judge in Brock Turner Case Kicks OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NBC Bay Area

    ... paperwork in hopes of eventually dismissing the judge. "Women have had enough of rape culture," Michelle Dauber, Stanford law professor and chair of the recall campaign, said. "We are ready to take action and recall this judge." Persky sentenced ...

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  2. Activities move forward in effort to recall Judge PerskyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KRON 4

    This June 27, 2011, photo shows Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky, who drew criticism for sentencing former Stanford University swimmer Brock Turner to only six months in jail for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman. The swimmer's father, Dan Turner, ignited more outrage by writing in a letter to the judge that his son already has paid a steep price for "20 minutes of action."

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  3. Sharks' Brent Burns, Joe Thornton like you've never seen themRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | San Jose Mercury News

    ... local ties who are in the issue that hits newsstands on July 7. Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz, a former Stanford star, appears with his wife, U.S. women's national soccer team member Julie Ertz. Patriots standout receiver Julian Edelman of ...

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  4. Brock Turner sex assault case: Recall backers take 1st step toward ousting judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Inside Bay Area

    After vowing for the past year to recall the Santa Clara County judge who gave a lenient sentence to Stanford athlete Brock Turner for sexually assaulting an unconscious, intoxicated woman, organizers plan to make their pledge official Monday. In a certified letter sent last week to his home, they notified Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky that they will file a notice of intention early Monday morning with the county registrar of voters.

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  5. Self-affirmation plays role in minority students' college successRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Stanford

    Having minority middle school students write a series of self-affirmation exercises focusing on core values improved the odds that the students would pursue college tracks in school, according to Stanford scholars. The study , which recently appeared in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences , found that after completing the self-affirmation exercises, Latino students were more likely to enter a college readiness track than a remedial one near the transition to high school and African American students were more likely to enroll in college seven to nine years later.

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  6. Stanford opening stop of TrackTown Summer SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Runners catch some air in the women's steeplechase during the inaugural 2016 TrackTown Summer Series title at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. “It's essentially a jam-packed, cost-effective, family-friendly, fan-friendly opportunity to see American heroes - both past and future,” said Nancy Ditz Mosbacher, co-chair of this year's opening meet, which will be held Thursday at Stanford.

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  7. LaVell Edwards' coaching proteges add to legacy every dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KSL-TV

    ... across the country," said BYU athletic director Tom Holmoe, a former Cougar defensive back who went on to coach at Stanford, Cal and the San Francisco 49ers. "The people that coached with him take his method and personality, and pollinate the whole ...

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  8. Alpine, Palo Alto all-stars win Little League tourney openersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 25 | Almanac

    ... First dad -- Rusty Filter Sr. -- was hired by Santa Clara University as its new head coach. The eight-year veteran Stanford pitching coach was also the Cardinals' associate head coach under Mark Marquess, who recently retired. His son, Deuce -- or ...

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  9. California colleges transform remedial courses to raise graduation ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 25 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... director of knowledge management at the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching which is located in Stanford, Calif. “It is the writing on the wall,” he said of the spread of such bridge courses. Early evidence shows those ...

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  10. Palo Alto, Alpine all-stars win Little League tourney openersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... First dad -- Rusty Filter Sr. -- was hired by Santa Clara University as its new head coach. The eight-year veteran Stanford pitching coach was also the Cardinals' associate head coach under Mark Marquess, who recently retired. His son, Deuce -- or ...

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  11. Los Angeles Lakers: 3 reasons why Kyle Kuzma was a smart pickRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 24 | Lake Show Life

    ... Kuzma averaged .5 blocks per game. He landed in third place in the Pac-12 in rebounding percentage. Feb 4, 2017; Stanford, CA, USA; Utah Runnin' Utes forward Kyle Kuzma (35) drives with the ball against the Stanford Cardinal during the first half of ...

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  12. Austin Slater's Stanford roots blossom in San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | SFBay

    ... On the rebound, looking to regain his routine, Slater officially planted his roots in California. He headed to Stanford to play for legendary coach Mark Marquess. High academic standards in Palo Alto were met with a laissez-faire coaching style. ...

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  13. Maria Sharapova to return to tennis in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... d for seven years on July 16 and July 24. Sharapova had originally planned to return for a hard court tournament in Stanford, California, on July 31. The five-time major champion is ranked 179th in the world.

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  14. Peninsula Happenings, June 23: Music festivals, tips for summer travel and a science awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... achieving solutions along the corridor. Speakers include Ratna Arnin of Spur; Chris Lepe of Transform; Bran Shaw of Stanford and Seamus Murphy, according to the Friends of Caltrain. The first meeting will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. at Mitchell Park ...

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  15. Stanford QB K.J. Costello happy to share some knowledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | San Jose Mercury News

    Stanford quarterback K.J. Costello got plenty of reps during the Cardinal and White Spring Game at Cagan Stadium on Saturday, May 15, 2017. Stanford quarterback K.J. Costello got plenty of reps during the Cardinal and White Spring Game at Cagan Stadium on Saturday, May 15, 2017.

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  16. Off Deadline: Management of pain may be new frontier for 'virtual reality'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Jesse Fox, lab manager at Stanford's Virtual Human Interaction Lab, assists Doug Blumeyer, the lab's graphic designer, as he explores the virtual space while wearing a head-mounted display. Weekly file photo.

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  17. Stanford office complex gets early nod from cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | San Jose Mercury News

    This rendering shows a 39,800-square-foot office complex that Stanford plans to build at 2131 Sand Hill Road next to and in a similar style as the Hewlett Foundation. The plan, recommended for approval June 19, 2017, by the Menlo Park Planning Commission, involves annexing 11.9 acres of county land to the city and must be approved by the City Council.

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  18. Spreading life design thinking to other universitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | Stanford

    Innovative educators from a diverse group of universities across the United States gathered last week at Stanford's d.school to learn how they can apply the principles of design thinking to help students with their lives and careers. One of 45 participants from 14 different universities, Marisa LoBianco of the New School loosens up with the class between exercises in the d.school's Life Design Studio.

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  19. Salpointe's Majok Deng finds new appreciation of Sudan struggles at Deng CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | The Arizona Republic

    ... made me think a lot about stuff," said Majok, whose recruiting has taken off this summer with offers from Stanford, California and Washington State. "We had conversations throughout the camp about our family and what we did as a kid. "He told me, ...

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  20. Stanford University to allow support animals in dormsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 22 | My Mother Lode

    ... known as therapy animals or emotional support animals. They are different from service animals like guide dogs. Stanford is not the only campus to allow support animals in dorms, as diagnoses of anxiety and depression have increased among college ...

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