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Monday, March 15, 2021


Letting kids take the lead

Research led by education professor Jelena Obradović warns against too much parental involvement when kids are focused on an activity.

Kids focused on a chalk board

social sciences

A year of modeling COVID-19

The Stanford-CIDE Coronavirus Simulation Model was established in the frightening days when the world realized a pandemic was emerging.

COVID-19 world map

science & technology

The brain's wiring

A little competition is never a bad thing, especially when it comes to fledging neurons growing in the brain, finds a study by biologist Liqun Luo.

Illustration of brain neurons making connections

The Dish

Five Stanford faculty members are among the newly announced 2021-22 fellows at the CENTER FOR ADVANCED STUDY IN THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES.

Stanford Continuing Studies course The Shelter of Community event


  • Campus Conversations: Join President Marc Tessier-Lavigne, Provost Persis Drell and a panel of campus leaders on Wednesday, March 17, from 3 to 4 p.m. (PT) for a discussion of spring quarter, focusing on moving the university’s mission forward while keeping the campus community safe. Learn more.

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