Stanford University Newswire (Page 13)

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  1. Students talk germs, water and waste at annual WASH symposiumRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2018 | CU Independent

    ... States Peace Corps, USAID, Water for People, Catholic Relief Services, Johns Hopkins University and Stanford University. "We were pretty excited at the interest that we got from both academic groups as well as practitioners," said Katie Chambers, ...

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  2. Stanford studentsa Apple protests highlight growing concerns about smartphone addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... trying to shed light on a growing technological challenge: smartphone addiction. Kannan and Eyuboglu, Stanford University seniors majoring in computer science, were among the four students who created the Stanford Students Against Addictive Devices ...

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  3. Should You Reapply to a B-School That Rejected You?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | The GMAT Club Journal

    ... Haas School of Business . On his third attempt, he also submitted an application to the Stanford University Graduate School of Business . Haas once again rejected him but Stanford admitted him. It seems Haas just was not meant to be. 3. What will ...

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  4. Rare ice reveals evidence of water 400 miles beneath Earth's surfaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Daily Mail

    ... into the strange, dense form of water ice was captured for the first time in July, 2017. Researchers at Stanford University wanted to examine the phase changes, the process materials undergo to change between gas, liquid and solid states, from water ...

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  5. Does the United States Have a Lower Death Rate From Mass Shootings Than European Countries?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | New Urban Legends

    ... in four or more victims killed by the attacker." The Mass Shootings in America project , run by Stanford University, defines a mass shooting as one involving three or more victims (not including the shooter) but is not limited to fatalities. These ...

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  6. Coming March 12th: Tom's Hardware versus AnandTech - Folding@Home Round 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | AnandTech

    ... the line, Team AnandTech will be defending their title, all the while looking to do some good by helping Stanford University's research efforts. And they want your help! For those of you who didn't take part in the first race and may not be familiar ...

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  7. Is Your Startup Worth the Risk? 5 Questions You Need to AnswerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Connecticut Post

    ... advised is they don't actually have product market fit when they think they do," he said in a lecture at Stanford University. After all, you don't have a crystal ball, and sometimes, even a technologically interesting product can miss customer needs ...

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  8. Baker Institute experts: Trump administration will face a series of excruciating choices in SyriaRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2018 | PressReleasePoint

    ... on Syria came in January, in a set of prepared remarks given by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson at Stanford University, where he addressed the importance of Iran's presence in Syria to U.S. policy. "For many years, Syria under Bashar Assad has been ...

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  9. Stanford studentsa Apple protests add to growing concerns about smartphone addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    When Sanjay Kannan and Evan Sabri Eyuboglu decided to picket outside Apple's Infinite Loop headquarters in Cupertino, they didn't see themselves as radical protesters but rather another group trying to shed light on a growing technological challenge: smartphone addiction. Kannan and Eyuboglu, seniors at Stanford University majoring in computer science, were two of four students who created the Stanford Students Against Addictive Devices two months ago for their class on ethics in coding.

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  10. These animals are most likely to kill Americans. Hint, it's not sharks or snakes.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | The Jackson Sun

    ... bears are the bane of campers and snakes rattle the nerves of gardeners. But our fears appear misplaced. Stanford University researchers say the animals who most kill Americans are farm animals; hornets, bees and wasps; followed by dogs. That's ...

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  11. S.C. jailers fail DNA testRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Post and Courier

    ... expanding state funding for DNA processing. There's good evidence it will pay off. A 2017 study done at Stanford University found that state DNA databases "deter crime by profiled offenders, reduce crime rates and are more cost-effective than ...

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  12. Mae Jemison shares wisdom on empowerment and explorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | CU Independent

    ... being willing to step back from leading when needed. Jemison has been a leader her whole life, attending Stanford University and Cornell University Medical College. After school, she went on to work as a medical officer for the Peace Corps, then ...

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  13. Battling overparenting; reducing student stressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Charlottesville Tomorrow

    ... Anne's-Belfield School on Tuesday. Lythcott-Haims first noticed overparenting as the dean of freshmen at Stanford University. Around 1998, she saw that parents were dropping their children off at college and not wanting to leave. Over time, ...

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  14. Stanford Details 190 Cases of Sexual Misconduct on CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | NBC Bay Area

    Stanford University received nearly 200 reports of sexual misconduct on campus during the 2016-17 academic year, according to a university report released this week. The report, titled "2016-2017 Sexual Harassment-Title IX Annual Report," reveals 190 reports of sexual harassment, sexual violence and a wide range of other forms of sexual misconduct occurring within the university community from Sept.

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  15. Microsoft founder Paul Allen wants to teach machines common senseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | The Age

    ... digitise common sense, and the task has always proved too large. In the mid-1980s, Doug Lenat, a former Stanford University professor, with backing from the government and several of the country's largest tech companies, started a project ...

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  16. Seven staff and faculty members were removed from Stanford University for sexual misconduct.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    In a report released this week, Stanford outlined nearly 200 cases of sexual harassment, sexual violence and other sexual misconduct. In a first-of-its-kind report, Stanford University this week revealed nearly 200 reports of sexual harassment, sexual violence and other unwanted sexual contact involving faculty, staff and students during the 2016-17 academic year, including 29 allegations of rape.

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  17. See the column...Read the original story

    Feb 28, 2018 | Window on the Clearwater

    ... diets: metabolic predisposition and genetic predisposition. A team led by Dr. Christopher D. Gardner of Stanford University explored the influence of certain biological factors on the success of weight loss with low-fat and low-carbohydrate diets. ...

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  18. Glowing molecule can reveal live tuberculosis bacteriaRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2018 | Science Daily

    ... needed to combat TB, which killed more than 1.7 million people worldwide in 2016, says Bertozzi, of Stanford University. "If you can't even get an accurate diagnosis, how do you treat people?" As a chemist, Bertozzi, along with her colleagues, ...

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  19. Nikki Haley and Condoleezza Rice to speak at DukeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | The Chronicle

    ... worked in international affairs since the Carter administration, and currently serves as a professor at Stanford University. Her book, expected to be released in May, addresses how businesses can manage risk and succeed in volatile global markets. ...

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  20. Techopia LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Ottawa Business Journal

    ... conference theme of artificial intelligence. Women in Data Science is an annual gathering spearheaded by Stanford University but hosted around the world. This is the first year Ottawa will host the conference, which welcomes participants of all ...

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