Stanford nurses have submitted a counterproposal to Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital as negotiations for a new contract remain deadlocked.
Nicholas Jenkins has been appointed the new director of the Program in Writing and Rhetoric (PWR), succeeding 10-year director Andrea Lunsford.
Before Stanford can begin construction on its vast hospital expansion project, it must first reach a development agreement with the city of Palo Alto — but the two are still at odds over what benefits Stanford should provide as it adds some 1.3 million square feet to its hospitals.
The Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility Act (SAFRA), passed as a rider to the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010, will end the current system of private loans in which the federal government subsidizes banks and other private lenders through the Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP).
“Justice and the Obama Presidency,” a new political science course offered this spring, has two-hour lectures on Thursday nights from political heavyweights such as Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Steve Schmidt, who managed the 2008 campaign of Senator John McCain (R-Ariz.).
He will manage a staff of 50 student employees and oversee $14 million
Many students see Math 51 as no more than a requirement to get out of the way, or a stepping stone to more advanced math classes; its place in undergraduate education, however, is more complex.
Renowned Chinese American author Maxine Hong Kingston read sections from an unpublished poem at the Stanford Humanities Center last night, providing her audience with what she called a “world premiere” preview to her next major work, a 201-page poem.