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Monday, August 3, 2020


Being a good boss in trying times

Good leadership can be a challenge in the best of times. But amid an unprecedented pandemic and economic crisis, even the best bosses are struggling. 

science & technology

Fitness through storytelling

Computer scientist James Landay and his students have created a fitness app that uses storytelling to keep users interested in staying active over time.

Woman running

Law & policy

Disaster preparedness

Douglas Owens is among the experts asked by the CDC to develop national, evidence-based guidelines for public health emergency preparedness. 

Doug Owens

The Dish

Stanford graduate student JOSHUA YANG is part of a team that won the top prize at the Merck Innovation Cup.

FSH Rentals ICME Summer Workshops


  • President and provost: Join President Marc Tessier-Lavigne and Provost Persis Drell for a conversation with the Stanford community today, Monday, Aug. 3, at noon. The president and provost will provide an update on the university’s planning and answer questions. Learn more.
  • Pac-12 fall schedule updates: The Pac-12 CEO Group has announced the conference-only football schedule, along with updates for men's soccer, women's soccer, women's volleyball, men's cross country and women's cross country. Learn more.

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