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Tuesday, August 18, 2020

How war strengthened women's suffrage

World War I poster

Crises can be catalysts for political change, says legal scholar Pamela Karlan. For women activists in the early 20th century, the catalyst was World War I. Read more today, Aug. 18, the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment ratification.

campus life

Hoover Tower takes a hit

The venerable Hoover Tower was hit by lightning during this weekend's surprise thunder and lightning storm. It wasn't the first time.

Hoover Tower

teaching & students

Lessons in remote learning

In 1971, former engineering dean Jim Gibbons joined a national council to study the effectiveness of television learning. Here is what he learned.

TV learning from the 1970s

The Dish

SUZI WEERSING receives the School of Humanities and Sciences' Arnice P. Streit Award. 

Reshaping social innovation Stanford Bio-X video programming


  • Blend hours: Beginning this week, Blend at Annette’s Café, located between the Sapp Center for Science Teaching and Learning and the Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Biology Research Building, will serve lunch Monday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Learn more.

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