Stanford University Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Melissa Scholke: Getting lostRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The Michigan Daily Online

    ... However, far too often I've fallen under a common misconception described by Prof. Jo Boaler of Stanford University. I've often mistakenly associated both "being smart" and making smart decisions with never getting anything wrong. In my mind, ...

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  2. Can You Create Changes That Last?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The Huffington Post

    ... make sure you have a deep yearning to create this change in your life. Professor William Damon at Stanford University has found that when we find something personally interesting and it's meaningful to the world beyond ourselves, we're able to ...

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  3. The origins of the KoranRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | BBC News

    ... prospect for Koranic scholarship. Behnam Sadeghi is an Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at Stanford University and specializes in the early centuries of Islam. He is the author of The Logic of Law Making in Islam: Women and Prayer in the ...

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  4. Silicon Valley 40 Under 40 2015: Tiffany GriegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Business Journal

    ... and executed more than 40 transactions, yielding more than a half-billion dollars in income to Stanford University. She has executed leases covering more than 5,000,000 square feet of office and R&D space. Best advice received: My husband, kids and ...

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  5. Environmental groups join surge of lawsuits against EPA ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Deseret News

    Nine environmental conservation groups have joined the surge of states and businesses suing the federal government over a new water regulation. Attorneys from Stanford University and Lewis and Clark Law School filed the nonprofit organizations' challenge Wednesday in the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.

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  6. NHS CT scans can damage patient Dna and kill cells, research findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Cravenherald.co.uk

    ... of the damaged cells managed to repair themselves, a small percentage died. Dr Patricia Nguyen, from Stanford University in the US, said: "We now know that even exposure to small amounts of radiation from computed tomography scanning is associated ...

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  7. Walnut Creek slaying, suicide motivation unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Contra Costa Times

    Why a 21-year-old killed a 19-year-old woman in her family home on Tuesday remained under investigation Wednesday, and a big question was where the gun used in the crime came from. Otherwise, he said, he could only repeat what was quickly known after the 6:50 a.m. call to police Tuesday: Scott Bertics, a Lafayette resident on leave from his studies at Stanford University, apparently killed himself after shooting Clare Orton, who was home on vacation after her freshman year at San Diego State University.

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  8. Stanford student dead: Motive in murder-suicide unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | San Jose Mercury News

    Why a 21-year-old killed a 19-year-old woman in her family home on Tuesday remained under investigation Wednesday, and a big question was where the gun used in the crime came from. Otherwise, he said, he could only repeat what was quickly known after the 6:50 a.m. call to police Tuesday: Scott Bertics, a Lafayette resident on leave from his studies at Stanford University, apparently killed himself after shooting Clare Orton, who was home on vacation after her freshman year at San Diego State University.

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  9. Room for improvement in helmet testing, says Stanford engineersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Horsetalk

    ... testing. A Linda A. Cicero / Stanford News Service looms on August 1, engineers at California's Stanford University have discovered that there is room for improvement in current helmet-testing equipment and techniques. Working with football ...

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  10. From the ChiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Ukiah Daily Journal

    ... leaving your dog in a car can still be dangerous. To determine how dangerous a car can be for a dog, Stanford University studied temperatures of car interiors as compared to the ambient temperature (outside temperature). This study found that cars ...

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  11. Knight News Challenge Gives $3.2M To 22 Ideas To Inform The Public And Increase VotingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Switched

    ... Data Coalition , a partnership between The Los Angeles Times, The Center for Investigative Reporting and Stanford University, is already operating a tool that enables the public, academic researchers and journalists to mine campaign finance data. In ...

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  12. Nokia Growth Partners Invests in Peloton's Truck Platooning TechnologyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Freshnews

    ... connected and automated vehicle technology with Peloton joining other plenary presentations from Google, Stanford University, Nokia HERE, and others advancing vehicle automation. Leveraging decades of mobile technology experience, NGP seeks ...

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  13. Scientists determine structure of important drug target using groundbreaking approachRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Freshnews

    ... was conducted at the Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, which is operated by Stanford University. Xu and his team utilized the facility's Linac Coherent Light Source, the world's first hard X-ray free electron laser, to ...

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  14. String quartet captivates visitors to the Anderson CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Stanford

    As part of an effort to engage visitors in fresh and unique gallery experiences, the Anderson Collection at Stanford University treated museum visitors to a special performance by the St. Lawrence String Quartet. Music lofted through the gallery as the quartet performed a mix of classic and contemporary arrangements to a packed crowd of onlookers.

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  15. The Fact-Free Left: Part IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Right Wing News

    ... while leaving havoc in their wake. Thomas Sowell is a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305. His website is www.tsowell.com . This dad punches the crap out of two girls attacking his daughter. Tell me you ...

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  16. DNA damage seen in patients undergoing CT scanning, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Using new laboratory technology, scientists have shown that cellular damage is detectable in patients after CT scanning, according to a new study led by researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine. "We now know that even exposure to small amounts of radiation from computed tomagraphy scanning is associated with cellular damage ," said Patricia Nguyen, MD, one of the lead authors of the study and an assistant professor of cardiovascular medicine at Stanford.

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  17. 5 Steps To Choosing Torture: Psychologists Breaking BadRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Psychology Today

    ... findings, ones you may recall from your psych 101, might shed some light. Cognitive dissonance -Stanford University psychologist Leon Festinger first used the term to describe the unpleasant experience of having two beliefs or attitudes that ...

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  18. Life-saving scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Benalla Ensign

    ... a bachelor of Science in high-speed particle physics at the University of Melbourne. He also studied at Stanford University in the United States.

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  19. Rick Sklarin Joins Korn FerryRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Business Wire

    ... from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and an A.B. in economics from Stanford University. Korn Ferry is the preeminent authority on leadership and talent. For nearly half a century, clients have trusted us to recruit ...

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  20. Fish FOIARead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Courthouse News Service

    A federal judge ordered the National Marine Fisheries Service to comply with FOIA regulations in providing records about how a dam owned by Stanford University impacted the endangered Central California coast steelhead.

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