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The Commission on Judicial Appointments voted unanimously Thursday to confirm law professor Mariano-Florentino "Tino" Cuellar, as the newest California Supreme Court Justice.
Stanford's Infection Control Working Group continues to monitor the outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa and has established protocols for members of the Stanford community and others coming to campus from the region.
Doctors rushed her to Stanford Hospital, where she was given a feeding tube to help her survive until her first surgery there a few months later.
Scientists from Carnegie Mellon University, the University of Pittsburgh and Stanford have discovered a fundamental constraint in the brain that may explain why a person has a relatively easier time learning a new skill if it's related to an ability he has already mastered.
Police equipped with military gear take up positions in Ferguson, Mo. Use of such equipment can do more harm than good, according to law Professor David Sklansky.
Stanford grad Mark Appel finally had the performance that had been missing ever since he was selected with the top overall pick in last year's Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
The Presidential Innovation Fellows program isn't the only place bringing innovators into government.
Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today welcomed Mexico's President Enrique PeA a Nieto to Sacramento, where he hosted a luncheon in the President's honor at the Stanford Mansion and then convened a meeting with Mexican and Californian officials to further strengthen the bilateral partnership and build on actions taken during the Governor's Trade and ... (more)
Ferdinand Harerimana, Ayanna Jones, Mariela Garcia Arredondo and Sederra Ross relax on the lawn between classes in Stanford's Summer Undergraduate Research in Geoscience and Engineering program.
For the 2.2 million Americans battling glaucoma, the main course of action for staving off blindness involves weekly visits to eye specialists who monitor - and control - increasing pressure within the eye.
Crowdsourcing enables a group to join together quickly to complete a task in much less time than it would take any one person to get it done.
Success in college isn't just measured by good grades, but for some students a 4.0 GPA is an important graduation goal.
Improving communication and historical education are two of the major recommendations from a final report on a Stanford-hosted dialogue on World War II memories in northeast Asia.
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