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  1. Stanford's $25B endowment gets a new chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Business Journal

    Stanford University has named a new CEO of Stanford Management Company, the firm that manages Stanford's $25 billion in assets. Robert Wallace , CEO of London-based private investment firm Alta Advisers, will take over the company, which oversees Stanford's endowment and trust assets, temporarily invested expendable funds, and commercial real estate investments, the University said.

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  2. Boston charter schoolsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Kiwiblog

    Boston charter school students outperformed their counterparts at traditional public schools and at charter schools in other urban areas by a striking margin over a recent six-year span, a Stanford University study found. The strides at Boston charter schools - in both math and reading - equaled what students would have learned if they had been in school hundreds of additional days each year, researchers said in the report, released Wednesday.

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  3. UCS junior hopes younger students say "Hello" to the world of computer scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Patch.com

    ... Science and Technology, created the camp after she visited Silicon Valley in California through a Stanford University study program sponsored by the Joyce Ivy Foundation. "When I was at Silicon Valley during the summer, the gender gap in computer ...

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  4. As patients face death, doctors push straight talk on careRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Deseret News

    ... conversations should be part of a life cycle, not just at the end of life," said Dr. Philip Pizzo of Stanford University, who co-chaired the institute's panel that is holding meetings on how to implement the recommendations. "Regardless of whether ...

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  5. As patients face death,US doctors push straight talk on careRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... conversations should be part of a life cycle, not just at the end of life," said Dr. Philip Pizzo of Stanford University, who co-chaired the institute's panel that is holding meetings on how to implement the recommendations. "Regardless of whether ...

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  6. MPD employs unconscious bias training to combat racism in forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Badger Herald Online

    ... to address unconscious bias in the department. Upon meeting UW psychology professor Patricia Devine at a Stanford University conference for social scientists, police and legal professionals, former police chief Noble Wray requested she provide ...

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  7. Drilling Into The Value Of DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Forbes.com

    ... or edited several books on the Macintosh and Unix operating systems. I received a BA in English from Stanford University in 1977. A Silicon Valley native, I still reside there with my wife, a physician and our five cats. How much is data worth? It ...

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  8. Q&A: Update a Law School Resume, Retake the LSAT a Third TimeRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | US News & World Report

    ... but your GPA is at the very high end of the spectrum for all law schools except Harvard University , Stanford University and Yale University . So, even though my advice is that it is not worth it to retake the LSAT, I think you are still a strong ...

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  9. Innovation Cafe Adds David Nordfors, Changes Name to InnosectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | PRWeb

    ... David Nordfors was the co-founding executive director of the Center for Innovation and Communication at Stanford University and co-founding director of a Swedish-Israeli R&D fund for mobile services supporting 20 consortia. He is regularly invited ...

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  10. What Does Flat CO2 Pollution Mean?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Scientific American

    ... an impact in a downward direction," Lindstrom said. Rob Jackson , an earth systems science professor at Stanford University, said it's difficult to see how flat or declining energy-related emissions can continue globally, even with U.S. ...

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  11. A Journey To Minimalism: How This Woman Downsized From A 2-BR Condo To 1 RoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Forbes.com

    I'm a freelance writer who has published in the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Los Angeles Times and others, and the author of the Forbes ebook "The Millennial Game Plan: Career And Money Secrets To Succeed In Today's World." I graduated Phi Beta Kappa with Honors from Stanford University and have a master of arts from Columbia University's School of Journalism.

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  12. Helping Launch the NetGain ChallengeRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | My heart's in Accra

    ... say: 45 years ago, the first message was sent over the internet, between a computer at UCLA and one at Stanford University. 25 years ago, Tim Berners-Lee turned the internet from a tool for academics into something most of us use every day, by ...

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  13. Notebook: Three Golfers Wrapping Up Amateur Careers at U.S. OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | USOpen.com

    VILLAGE OF PINEHURST, N.C. Despite his amateur status, Cameron Wilson looks every bit the part of a seasoned professional. The 2014 NCAA Division I individual champion, who will receive his history degree from Stanford University on Father's Day, has already exchanged his college stand golf bag for a large tour one for this week's U.S. Open at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club's Course No.

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  14. Stop the Madness! Making the Most of March Madness in the WorkplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | AllBusiness.com

    ... th honors from The Ohio State University, and an Executive Human Resources Management certification from Stanford University. She also holds an SPHR certification.

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  15. Fiber-Famished Gut Microbes Linked to Poor HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Scientific American

    ... one of the most powerful tools we have for changing the microbiota," Justin Sonnenburg , a biologist at Stanford University, said earlier this month at a Keystone Symposia conference on the gut microbiome . "Dietary fiber and diversity of the ...

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  16. What has Larry Page's involvement in Google been?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Investopedia

    Larry Page's involvement with Google Inc. has been unwavering since before the company even began. He and fellow Stanford University doctoral student Sergey Brin developed the technology that formed the basis for the Google search engine and soon co-founded the company in 1998 after raising $1 million.

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  17. Foundation Medicine Announces Proposed Changes to its Board of...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Freshnews

    ... as global head of oncology product development. She is an emerita professor of medicine (oncology) at Stanford University where she served as a tenured professor, practicing oncologist and investigator for more than two decades. Dr. Horning received ...

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  18. Globavir Announces a Partnership with BioManguinhos/Fiocruz for a...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Freshnews

    ... USA, has rights to to develop and commercialize a blood based diagnostic test platform developed at Stanford University. Globavir was also recently selected as one of portfolio companies accepted by StartX, an accelerator at Stanford University. ...

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  19. Condoleezza Rice to speak at Dematic Material Handling & Logistics ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Food Production Daily

    ... henson Senior Fellow on Public Policy at the Hoover Institution, and a professor of Political Science at Stanford University.

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  20. Recess is EssentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | WILX-TV Lansing

    ... becoming more engaged in activities and feeling safer at school. The study was led by researchers at Stanford University. WILX.com is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules: Keep it clean, ...

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