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Feb 23 2016 | Stanford News Announcement, Education, Stanford
Global, multidisciplinary graduate scholarships are backed by a major gift from Philip H. Knight. Stanford University announced today the Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program, a graduate-level scholarship to prepare a new generation of global leaders with the skills to address the increasingly complex...
Feb 23 2016 | Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Awards, Fellow, Stanford
The fellowships, awarded by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, honor outstanding scientists who show promise early in their careers. Paul M. Zimmerman, a 2006 Office of Technology Licensing Stanford Graduate Fellow, is among recipients of the 2016 Sloan Research Fellowships. Read the full list of this...
Feb 22 2016 | Stanford News Fellow, Research, Stanford
The findings could help solve an outstanding mystery about the circulation of the world's oceans and help improve future climate forecasts. Waves crashing on the equatorial seafloor generate centimeter-scale turbulence that is crucial for driving ocean circulation on a global scale, Stanford...
Feb 18 2016 | The White House Fellow
President Obama today named 105 researchers as recipients of the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers, the highest honor bestowed by the United States Government on science and engineering professionals in the early stages of their independent research careers. The winners...
Feb 17 2016 | Stanford News Fellow, Research, Stanford
Analysis of ancient seabed rocks from disparate locations reveal that life did not rebound until anoxia had fully ebbed. Stanford scientists have found that chronically low levels of oxygen throughout the oceans hampered the recovery of life after the Permian-Triassic extinction, the most...

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