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Thursday, February 27, 2020

science & technology

Better way to build diamonds

SLAC scientist Yu Lin is part of a team that found a recipe for turning a type of hydrogen and carbon molecule found in fossil fuels into pure diamond.

Yu Lin

campus life

When Lake Lag had water

A lack of winter rain means there isn't even a smattering of water in Lake Lagunita. A slideshow illustrates how things used to be different.

Lake Lagunita in 1972

university affairs

Two-step email protection

To improve Stanford email security, two-step authentication protection is being added to Office 365 email for students, faculty and staff. 

Image of email on a cell phone

The Dish

GSE Assistant Professor MICHAEL HINES has been honored for his research into the history of African American education.

Michael Hines

Bio-X Seed Grants applications Rental Housing Available - FSH


  • Family Weekend: Some 4,000 family members will visit Stanford Friday and Saturday for the annual Family Weekend. See the schedule of events.
  • Amy J. Blue Awards: Nominations are open for the Amy J. Blue Awards, which honor members of the Stanford staff who are exceptionally dedicated, supportive of colleagues and passionate about their work. Learn more on the website of the Amy J. Blue Awards.

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