As I climbed to the upper levels of the church, white program in my hand, my attention was drawn to the illuminated stage, where the black-clad Stanford Summer Chorus and Junge Kammerphilharmonie Freiburg, a semi-professional orchestra from Freiburg, Germany, stood poised.
The School of Medicine has purchased nearly 100 iPads to distribute to this fall’s incoming class as soon as it starts school this month.
In recent years, the Hoover Institution has been known for its policy research and the fame of its fellows outside of the Farm. But the think tank has also tried its hand at entertainment: Hoover has been producing its own show, entitled “Uncommon Knowledge,” for over a decade.
After nearly two years of research analyzing computerized climate modeling, Noah Diffenbaugh, a professor of environmental Earth system science and a center fellow at the Woods Institute for the Environment, and former postdoctoral fellow Moetasim Ashfaq found that the number of heat waves per decade within the United States could rise within the next few decades.