Researchers at the School of Medicine have found that an increase in the presence of a heart donor’s DNA in a recipient’s blood is an early indicator of organ rejection.
Various student groups have begun the petitioning process to get special fees requests on this year’s ballot, the largest of which topped $185,000.
Many current seniors are branching out to different career paths after graduation, looking beyond Career Development Center (CDC) listings and career fairs in their job search.
The Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies hosted a discussion on the Egyptian popular uprising yesterday, drawing commentary from history professor Joel Beinin and political science assistant professor Lisa Blaydes. History professor Robert Crews moderated the event, which took place in the Bechtel Conference Center.
The School of Medicine in August distributed iPads to its 91 incoming first-year students as part of a trial to incorporate the device into the school’s academic experience.
Graduate student researcher Rune Nielsen was killed in a car accident early on Dec. 18 at Middlefield Road and Hawthorne Avenue in Palo Alto.
In September 2005, Stanford purchased a 35-acre portion of land at MidPoint Technology Park in Redwood City, intending to use the MidPoint facilities for administrative offices that did not need to be housed on the Palo Alto campus. But five years later, the Redwood City campus remains undeveloped.
Angie Cicero has lived in the same rental house in Union City for 25 years. But since the home’s owner died several years ago and left the house to Stanford, Cicero has faced the prospect of eviction. Under the recent settlement reached by the attorneys of Cicero and Cathleen Sterling, the will’s trustee, Cicero will move out of her long-time rental house in exchange for the payment of her housing costs for the next five to 10 years.