American and British students take a fundamentally different approach to college, shaped by our respective high school systems. I never really saw what was wrong with a more eclectic approach to college until I turned in my first paper at Oxford.
Discussing both her time at Stanford and her recent book “Drift,” Rachel Maddow told a packed Memorial Auditorium that “my Stanford advice is to…get good at making good arguments…There will be a role in your life for assessing facts well and putting them in a structure that makes sense.”
English professor and former department chair Martin Evans died at his campus home Sunday night after a long battle with illness, according to an email… Continue Reading »
Graduate School of Business (GSB) professor emeritus Gerald Meier J.D. ’66, an early expert in development economics and advocate for attention to developing countries, died June 21 from complications related to a malignant brain tumor. He was 88.
With the university’s study-abroad programs on the financial mend post recession, officials look to the possibility of new centers, seminars and requirements that will define the program’s future.
Likealittle.com is an anonymous way for students to flirt with each other or spark connections through the Internet. All the user has to do is fill in the gender, hair color and location of his or her object of admiration, write a message and press the button labeled “Boom!” Then their “flirt” is posted in real time.