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Monday, April 19, 2021

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Curiosity and passion

Turing Award-winner Pat Hanrahan discusses his career path and how his teaching approach is informed by his work with the cofounder of Pixar. 

Pat Hanrahan

science & technology

Expanding trial pools

Using AI, researchers doubled the number of patients who qualified for clinical trials while expanding the pool’s gender, age and racial profile.

Clinical trial participants by Carl Recine/Reuters


Synchronized swimming champs

Completing an event title sweep, Stanford synchronized swimming captured the USA Artistic Swimming Collegiate National title on Saturday.

Synchronized swim team


Back-to-back champs

Turning in its best score of the year, the Cardinal captured its second consecutive men's gymnastics national title on Saturday.

Gymnastic champs

The Dish

In the latest of many achievements by the NCAA champion women's basketball team, KIANA WILLIAMS is selected in the second round of the WNBA draft.

Kiana Williams

Stanford Bio-X Fellow Cubberley Lecture 4/28/21


  • Report of the President: The report includes Academic Council Professoriate appointments, promotions and reappointments reviewed by the Advisory Board of the Academic Council on Jan. 26, Feb. 9, Feb. 26, March 9 and March 16 and approved by the president. Read the report.
  • A Company of Authors: For the 18th consecutive year, a distinguished group of Stanford writers and editors will make brief presentations of their recently published work on Saturday, April 24, from 1 to 5:15 p.m. The program is hosted by Peter Stansky, the Frances and Charles Field Professor of History, Emeritus. Learn more.

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