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Wednesday, August 18, 2021

science & technology

Wonderful world of wearables

From innovative production to testing commercially available products, Stanford researchers are enthusiastically improving wearable technologies.


health & medicine

New approach for back pain

A single pain management class may be as effective for low back pain as weeks of other therapies, which could help address disparities in pain care.

back pain

social sciences

Crowdsourced interventions

In a massive online experiment, the Strengthening Democracy Challenge will examine ways to reduce anti-democratic attitudes and partisan animosity.

Strengthening American democracy

Continuing Studies Fall 2021 Bio-X faculty


  • Return-to-Your-Commute Toolkit: As you return to campus, Stanford Transportation’s Return-to-Your-Commute Toolkit offers commute options, ways to save and a new Personal Permit Picker.
  • Improve your website’s accessibility: Sign up by Aug. 23 for a one-hour training hosted by the Stanford Office of Digital Accessibility on using Siteimprove, an accessibility and quality assurance tool that scans and monitors your website to identify potential issues. Learn more.

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