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Monday, August 12, 2019

Humanities

Origins of fantasy in literature

In a new course, called Medieval Fantasy Literature, students examined the origins of dragons, witches and other fantastical creatures by reading a series of ancient works.

Two students in class

Science & Technology

Device for fighting diarrhea

An automatic chlorine dispenser installed at shared community water points in Bangladesh reduced rates of diarrhea in children.


Education

Brainwave learning center

A new collaboration with an independent school in Menlo Park is helping Stanford researchers better understand how different learning experiences drive changes in the brain.

Researcher putting a neural net on a child

The Dish

STANFORD MEN'S GYMNASTICS has not only won the 2019 NCAA title but also been named the 2019 College Gymnastics Association national academic team champion, with a team grade point average of 3.435.


Stanford MLA A Century Of Ideas For A Free Society

Announcements

  • IDENTITY THEFT PROTECTION SERVICES: Stanford has partnered with Experian to offer identity theft protection services to faculty and staff. If you are an active, benefits-eligible employee, you can access services to help protect your personal information.

UIT Technology Training open house event for new hospital

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