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Jun 24 2016 | NPR | Posted In: In the News
Podcast: We like to think of our own personalities, and those of our family and friends as predictable, constant over time. But what if they aren't? What if nothing stays constant over a lifetime?
Jun 17 2016 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
 Brian Wandell, professor of psychology, has developed a technique for identifying neuronal superhighways within the living human brain. He developed a method using MRI to find the connections, called tracts, that link functional groups of neurons and to measure the tissue properties of these...
Jun 16 2016 | The Christian Science Monitor | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
Oakland police officers showed little explicit racism or intentional discrimination, but implicit bias against African-Americans was to blame for the department's racial disparities, Stanford University researchers found in a study released Wednesday. 
Jun 15 2016 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
New Stanford research on thousands of police interactions found significant racial differences in Oakland, California, police conduct toward African Americans in traffic and pedestrian stops, while offering a big data approach to improving police-community relationships there and elsewhere.  The...
Jun 15 2016 | Stanford News | Posted In: Announcements
The following Academic Council Professoriate appointments, promotions, and reappointments for the periods indicated were reviewed by the Advisory Board of the Academic Council on April 5, April 12, April 26, May 3, May 10, May 17 and May 24, 2016, and were approved by the President.