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Nov 14 2017 | Stanford Lawyer Magazine Stanford, Students
As a political neophyte running for city council in her adopted hometown of Palm Springs, California, Christy Holstege, JD ’12, has had to come to grips with some hard political truths.
Nov 9 2017 | The Stanford Daily Awards, Faculty, Research, Stanford
Carol Dweck, Stanford’s Lewis and Eaton Professor of Psychology, is the inaugural recipient of the Yidan Prize for Educational Research. Dweck’s research has focused on identifying two different frameworks through which people consider their own intelligence. Read the full article
Oct 31 2017 | Stanford News Research, Stanford, Students
It’s a sound that can keep even the weariest among us from falling asleep: the high-pitched whine of a mosquito. This irritating buzz already makes us run, slap and slather on repellent. But if Stanford University researchers have their way, it may also prompt us to take out our cellphones and do a...
Oct 20 2017 | Stanford News Awards, Fellow, Research, Stanford
When Stanford researchers asked people to think about the sensations and emotions of inanimate or non-human entities, they got a glimpse into how those people think about mental life. What they found is that Americans break mental life into three parts – body, heart and mind – a finding that...
Oct 13 2017 | Newsletter Events, Newsletter, Students, VPGE
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