Stanford University Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. New study links preterm birth with microbes in mom's bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... can contribute to health problems if they get out of whack. What about during pregnancy? Researchers at Stanford University tracked some of those microbial neighborhoods week by week through 49 healthy women's pregnancies - and found those who went ...


  2. Text Messaging for Parental EngagementRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 |

    Researchers at Stanford University have found that text messaging, given its widespread use, low cost, and ease of scalability, is an ideal vehicle for improving parents' engagement in their childrens schooling.


  3. GVSU professor finds social surveys no longer accurately measure sex and gender in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Medical News Today

    New research released by professors from Grand Valley State University and Stanford University reveals most social surveys in the U.S. are not measuring what surveyors think is being measured in regard to sex and gender. "The way that surveys have historically measured sex and gender and how they still continue to do so does not align with current gender theory or lived experiences," said Laurel Westbrook, associate professor of sociology at Grand Valley and co-author of the study.


  4. How do children learn their coloursRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | ABC News

    ... how it is acquired, processed, and produced. She helps run the Cognition, Language & Learning Lab at Stanford University with Professor Michael Ramscar and has co-authored papers on a wide range of topics in language development, processing and use. ...


  5. Stanford University launches new professional education courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Medical News

    ... For professionals seeking to better understand and position themselves in this developing field, Stanford University announces a new professional education course, Personal Genomics and Your Health . Offered entirely online, the course is the newest ...


  6. FVR calls for US help in securing West PH SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | ABS-CBN News

    ... nuclear weapons. He cited a confidential report by a team of Filipino-American experts connected with Stanford University, which proposed to cut a long, deep wharf in Ulugan Bay in Puerto Princesa, Palawan to serve as base for logistical needs of ...


  7. Survey: 4 Of Best 5 Colleges 'For The Country' Are In CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | CBS Local

    ... list. Sixteen schools across California made the top 30 in their respective categories including - Stanford University; Harvey Mudd College; Pomona College; University of California - San Diego, Riverside, Berkeley, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara and ...


  8. A Lifetime of Sketchbooks from Postwar Painter Richard DiebenkornRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Hyperallergic

    Richard Diebenkorn, "Untitled" from Sketchbook #10, page 13 , gouache and watercolor on paper Bay Area artist Richard Diebenkorn kept sketchbooks for his entire career, a sort of nomadic studio where he experimented with visuals that bridged figurative and abstract ideas. Recently the Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University acquired 29 of Diebenkorn's sketchbooks, and this September they're going on view to the public for the first time in Richard Diebenkorn: The Sketchbooks Revealed .


  9. Klieman Confident "Young" Defense Will Get BetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Valley News Live

    ... Union Insurance Bison Football Pregame Show at 1:30 p.m. Valley News Sports' Alex Egan and former Stanford University and University of Northern Iowa Quarterback Chris Berg, along with Valley News Live Sports Director Beth Hoole, will be getting you ...


  10. The Mentoring GapRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | Business in Wokingham

    There is a mentoring gap in business today. This gap was highlighted in a Stanford University study cited by the Institute of Organization Development that found: "Another critical area of development for CEOs was mentoring skills--developing...


  11. Leadership qualities we actually love to hateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | The Globe and Mail

    ... over Donald Trump's bid for the Republican presidential nomination misses a key point illuminated by Stanford University management professor Jeffrey Pfeffer: Mr. Trump embodies leadership qualities people crave but experts abhor: Self-promotion and ...


  12. UK - Sick children infected with HIV and used as guinea pigs as NHS...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | UK Against Fluoridation

    ... 1975 seen by the Sunday Express, Dr Joseph Garrott Allen, an expert on blood and professor of surgery at Stanford University in California, writes to Dr William Maycock, head of the transfusion service in Britain, to warn him of the dangers of using ...


  13. 'Misunderstood,' bats find allies in BoulderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Colorado Daily

    ... the ability to understand what's going on." Mindy Perkins is a Louisville native who just graduated from Stanford University, where she authored a senior honor's thesis on bat echolocation. Soon she'll begin studying bat neuroscience in graduate ...


  14. Women More Likely to Ask for Divorce, But Other Breakups EgalitarianRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | PsychCentral

    The study, presented at the 110th Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association , also found that women and men are just as likely to end non-marital relationships. "The breakups of non-marital heterosexual relationships in the U.S. are quite gender neutral and fairly egalitarian," said study author Michael Rosenfeld, an associate professor of sociology at Stanford University.


  15. 'Eileen' Is Dark, Damaged FunRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | National Public Radio

    ... ). She received the Plimpton Discovery Prize from The Paris Review and a coveted Stegner Fellowship at Stanford University. In Eileen , her dark wit gets a thorough, long-form workout. Eileen could have stepped out of Flannery O'Connor or Shirley ...


  16. Women likelier than men to initiate divorceRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 |

    A new study has revealed that women are more likely than men to initiate divorces, but women and men are just as likely to end non-marital relationships. Author Michael Rosenfeld of the Stanford University said that breakups of non-marital heterosexual relationships in the United States were quite gender neutral and fairly egalitarian.


  17. How to handle high-pressure high schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Concord Monitor

    There is much for students, teachers and parents to learn from a new book by Stanford University experts on how to handle the stress of learning in our nation's high-pressure high schools. Only about 10 percent of U.S. schools fit that category, in contrast with the vast majority, which let most kids slide through.


  18. US safety agency won't investigate Toyota low-speed unintended accelerationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | St. Augustine Record

    ... government studies. Gopal Raghavan of Thousand Oaks, California, who has a doctorate degree from Stanford University, filed a petition seeking the investigation in June. He contended that his 2009 Lexus ES350 sedan surged suddenly in a parking lot ...


  19. Offra Gerstein, Relationship Matters: Kindness, compassion can counter anxietiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... of the sufferer's improvement toward recovery. Research at the Center for Compassion and Altruism at Stanford University found that when patients were treated with kindness, communication and empathy they responded with “faster healing, ...


  20. MoreRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | Art Daily

    This fall, Stanford University will open the McMurtry Building, an innovative new facility to house Stanford's Department of Art & Art History as well as the Art & Architecture Library. Designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro, the 100,000-square-foot space will unite the making and studying of art at Stanford under one roof for the first time.