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Friday, October 26, 2018

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Stanford as a global university

At the Faculty Senate meeting, political scientist Mike McFaul was among those discussing Stanford's international efforts. ASSU representatives also outlined student government priorities.

Mike McFaul

science & technology

Looking beyond Earth

Astrophysicist Bruce Macintosh talks about a new type of space telescope that could help find life elsewhere or discover other solar systems like ours.

science & technology

How the brain decides

Biologist Xiaoke Chen is among the researchers who discovered how the brain's paraventricular thalamus helps us track the most salient details of a situation.

Xiaoke Chen

The Dish

Pope Francis has appointed physicist STEVEN CHU to the Vatican's Pontifical Academy of Sciences.

Bio-X undergrad program ad Medicare advantage


  • Serra House renaming: Recommendations are being accepted for a new name for the Serra residence in Stern Hall. All affiliated Stanford campus community members are invited to submit suggestions, including a short explanation describing how the suggested name meets the founders' intentions to recognize people who contributed to the history of the American West and California, including Stanford. Learn more on the Residential Education website.

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