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Tuesday, January 12, 2021

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The cost of climate change

New research helps resolve the debate about the role of climate change in the rising costs of flooding and provides insight into the costs of global warming.

Flood damage


Deborah Rhode has died

Deborah Rhode, the Ernest W. McFarland Professor of Law, the director of the Center on the Legal Profession and an expert on legal ethics, has died.

Deborah Rhode


Building better relationships

Carole Rubin and David Bradford teach the GSB's popular Interpersonal Dynamics. They share their lessons for building relationships in a new book. 

Carole Rubin and David Bradford

The Dish

President-elect Joe Biden has selected BRETT MCGURK, the Payne Distinguished Lecturer at the Freeman Spogli Institute, as coordinator for the Middle East and North Africa at the National Security Council.

Bio-X PhD Fellowship applications Stanford University Press


  • COVID testing: Participation in Stanford’s surveillance testing program is required for Stanford faculty, staff and postdocs authorized to work on-site at a Stanford location in Santa Clara or San Mateo counties, which includes the main campus and Stanford Redwood City. The COVID-19 Surveillance Testing program page has been updated to help on-site employees and postdocs get started with testing. Learn more.
  • Scholars in service: Applications are being accepted for the Scholars in Service program offered by Stanford Impact Labs and the Haas Center for Public Service. The program complements leave and sabbatical opportunities with a primary focus on the exchange of learning and expertise around an identified social problem. Learn more.

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