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  1. 1st woman to win math 'Nobel' from StanfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | SFGate

    Maryam Mirzakhani, a Harvard educated mathematician and professor at Stanford University in California, during a press conference after the awards ceremony for the Fields Medals at the International Congress of Mathematicians 2014 in Seoul on August 13, 2014.

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  2. Stanford prof is first woman to win top math prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | News10.net

    Stanford University professor Maryam Mirzakhani has become the first woman to win the Fields Medal, known as the Nobel Prize of mathematics.

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  3. Bay Area visual arts picks, Aug. 14Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | SFGate

    ... 2495 Golden Gate Ave., S.F. www.usfca.edu/library/thacher . Pop Art From the Anderson Collection at SFMOMA: Stanford's Cantor Arts Center is displaying 10 works, including Robert Indiana's "Love" (1973) and Andy Warhol's 1967 self-portrait, to mark ...

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  4. Study Hints at Link Between Poor Sleep, Suicide RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | HON

    ... risk factor, screening and intervention tool," said lead researcher Rebecca Bernert, an instructor of psychiatry at Stanford University School of Medicine. "Compared to many other known suicide risk factors, sleep disturbances are arguably less ...

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  5. NATHA Celebrates Summer Youth Programs SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Pasadena/San Gabriel Valley Journal News

    ... community leaders with support and mentoring from college interns from USC School of Cinematic Arts, UCLA, Stanford, Cal Poly, PCC, UC San Diego and University of Missouri. They guided students through college level multifaceted projects: Academic ...

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  6. Modern American dream: Immigrants secure Silicon Valley fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | SFGate

    ... the Bay Area offers to immigrants, said Steven Blank , a Silicon Valley veteran who teaches entrepreneurship at Stanford, UC Berkeley and Columbia University . "He might have gotten the idea in Spain, but he came to Rome in the middle of the empire ...

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  7. Board OKs 'working cafe' plan for Varsity Theatre in Palo AltoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... billionaire who co-founded SAP in 1972, has endowed, among other things, the Hasso Plattner Institute of Design at Stanford University (known as the "d school") and is the majority shareholder of the San Jose Sharks. Shirole characterized HanaHaus ...

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  8. Bay Area repertory film picks, Aug. 7-10Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | SFGate

    ... in the 1940s that made him the most beloved of the more than 75 actors who have played Sherlock. As part of the Stanford Theatre 's ambitious three-month calendar, Thursdays and Fridays will be home to Holmes-Charlie Chan double features through ...

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  9. Palo Alto: Hiker rescued after fall in Foothills ParkRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Inside Bay Area

    A 71-year-old hiker who lost his footing and fell about 30 feet down an embankment of Foothills Park was rescued by firefighters and airlifted to Stanford hospital.

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  10. Menlo boys tennis ace season-long fundraising projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Almanac

    Menlo tennis players David Roy, Kylee Santos, Jake Rudolph, Lane Leschly, Nate Safran and Michael Quezada, along with Menlo coach Bill Shine , presented a check to EPATT Executive Director Dave Higaki at the Bank of the West Classic at Stanford.

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  11. Stanford MBA, startup CEO joins East Palo Alto council raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... open seats on the five-member body. Kimberly Carlton, a business-minded East Palo Alto resident and product of the Stanford Graduate School of Business, pulled nomination papers last week. Michael Lause, also an East Palo Alto resident who, ...

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  12. research examines whites' perception of blacks and crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Stanford

    Stanford psychology researchers discovered that when white voters perceive more black Americans in the prison population, they support harsher laws.

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  13. psychology research probes figurative languageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Stanford

    People tend to understand nonliteral language - metaphor, hyperbole and exaggerated statements - when they realize the purpose of the communication, according to new Stanford research .

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  14. scientists use lasers and carbon nanotubes to look inside living brainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Stanford

    ... blood flow. Some of the most damaging brain diseases can be traced to irregular blood delivery in the brain. Now, Stanford chemists have employed lasers and carbon nanotubes to capture an unprecedented look at blood flowing through a living brain. ...

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  15. Portable Monitors OK for Spotting Sleep Apnea: New GuidelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | MedlinePlus

    ... pulmonologist and sleep physician, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, and clinical assistant professor of medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.; Michael Thorpy, M.B., Ch.B., director, Sleep-Wake Disorders Center, Montefiore Medical Center, ...

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  16. 's Water in the West program offers new way to view groundwater resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Stanford

    A new report by the Water in the West program at Stanford identifies a need for more groundwater recharge in California to replenish aquifers.

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  17. Dammit Run back for 41st year--will Fullove, Azevedo return, too?Read the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | Cupertino Courier

    ... multiple Dammit winners. Jason Balkman, a former cross country and track star at Lynbrook High School and later at Stanford, is a three-time Dammit winner (1997, '98, '05), along with Homestead cross country coach Kenrick Sealy (1995, '96, '01). ...

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  18. A Bioengineered Hydrogel System Enables Targeted and Sustained...Read the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Circulation

    From the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University, CA ; and Departments of Surgery, Division of Cardiovascular Surgery , Bioengineering , and Cardiology , University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.

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  19. MPCD Forum: The End of The World (As We Know It)? .Read the original story

    May 6, 2014 | Menlo Park City Council

    ... shape assertions influence their decision to either support or oppose the Menlo Park Specific Plan and the proposed Stanford project which complies with it? I have just published the MPCD Forum (MPCD), a convenient source of reliable information ...

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  20. Water Polo: Newport girls impress at JOsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Daily Pilot

    ... on Sunday at Gunn High in Palo Alto. Newport also beat rival CdM, 5-2, in a ninth-place semifinal game Saturday at Stanford's Avery Aquatic Center. "I think it went really well," Newport incoming senior Kate Pipkin said. "We really kicked up our ...

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