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Friday, February 19, 2021


Gates Cambridge Scholars

Senior Heejung Wang Chung and alumnus Richard Diehl Martinez will study at the University of Cambridge as 2021 Gates Cambridge Scholars.

Gates Cambridge scholars

health & Medicine

Born too early

Research links moderate and late preterm births with increased risk of low performance in math and English language arts and chronic absenteeism.

kids in class with their hands up


Athletic unity and community

Junior Yinka Braimah talks about the logo she created for CardinalBLCK, a student-athlete group encouraging dialogue about racism and injustice. 

CardinalBLCK logo

The Dish

Postdoc LEAH GUTHRIE has been named a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Hanna Gray Fellow — a program that recognizes early career scientists in biomedical research.

Leah Guthrie

Faculty Housing HAI event on Intelligence Augmentation


  • Student awards: Do you know a senior or graduate student who deserves to be recognized for contributions to the university? The Stanford Alumni Association invites faculty and staff to nominate outstanding seniors and graduate students for the 2021 J.E. Wallace Sterling Award, Award of Excellence and Graduate Student Community Impact Award. Nominations are due by 5 p.m. March 31. Learn more.
  • Campus Conversations: Join President Marc Tessier-Lavigne and Provost Persis Drell for a conversation with the campus community about racial justice initiatives underway at Stanford. The president and provost will be joined by Claude Steele, the Lucie Stern Professor of Psychology, Emeritus, and trustee Charles Young, chair of the newly formed Black Community Council. This Campus Conversation is Monday, Feb. 22, 3 to 4 p.m. Learn more.
  • Correction: Environmental biologist Elizabeth Hadly's name was misspelled in yesterday's Stanford Report. See the article.

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