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Apr 12 2016 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
The Diversity and First-Gen Office (DGen) at Stanford is the hub of support for first-generation and low-income students and the nucleus for inclusion and diversity programs. The office is playing a key role in Stanford's yearlong OpenXChange initiative.
Apr 11 2016 | Stanford Medicine | Posted In: Announcements, Faculty
The Stanford Health Policy Forum on April 26 will feature a conversation on longevity and aging with journalist Lesley Stahl and psychologist Laura Carstensen.
Mar 17 2016 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
A more inclusive approach toward Muslims could help reduce the growth of homegrown radicalism, new Stanford research shows. A growing body of research suggests that election-year demands from politicians to stop admitting Syrian refugees and other Muslims would prove counterproductive and even...
Mar 11 2016 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
When talking with others, people routinely describe and point at things, but they also depict things with their hands, arms, head, face, eyes and body – with and without props. Yet this action of “depicting” or “staging a scene” non-verbally is little understood in the academic world, according to...
Feb 26 2016 | Stanford News | Posted In: Awards, Faculty, In the News
Six Stanford assistant professors are among recipients of the 2016 Sloan Research Fellowships, which recognize scholars who show promise early in their careers.