Former National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster promoted a wide range of conservative talking points at a small Stanford in Government event on Wednesday attended by roughly a dozen students. Among his theories, McMaster said that today’s curriculum of “self-loathing” in schools may advance critical race theory (CRT), which he called “a form of racism itself,” and warned of growing terrorist threats in Afghanistan.
This year’s new experiential learning opportunities (ELOs) include research, a Cardinal Quarter or some other relevant experience outside of the classroom. They can take place at Stanford or elsewhere, but the only in-person ELOs that will be funded are on campus.
Achieving herd immunity is not guaranteed, especially given complications like emerging variants, pockets of low vaccination coverage, hesitancy and lack of access. However, reaching the immunity threshold may not be a prerequisite for getting out of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Going into high school, I knew the games were over, but I still kept up my charade for as long as possible. I wanted to maintain the illusion that I had a sense of wonder, not that I could take a test, writes Matthew Turk.
Matthew Turk reflects on the isolation of finishing high school and beginning college from home.
When will I ever return to that boy who loved the spirit of learning and living life for the sake of it? Instead of being inclined to spend hours on end building circuits, that’s now something I’d have to force myself to do, writes Matthew Turk.
Now in my first year as a college student, it’s become more evident that I’m leaving behind who I was, and I am not sure who I am, writes Matthew Turk.
In addition to organizing boot camps, campus events and outreach efforts to bring accessibility to quantum computing, the SQCA’s partnership with qBraid has given rise to new initiatives to bring the online platform to high schools in the Stanford network at no cost.
Grilled on conflicts of interest, market manipulation and the details of order fulfillment, Robinhood chief executive officer (CEO) Vlad Tenev ’08 ended up apologizing for his company's handling of January’s events.
Like last week, surveillance tests for students this week exceeded 10,000, this time reaching just over 12,000, roughly a 480-test increase from last week.
Without stories and memory, there would be no identity. But how, exactly, does memory chronicle events?
Tenev reaffirmed that he was not influenced by hedge funds to limit the trade of certain securities on the platform and answered over a dozen questions, ranging from where he feels the company’s criticism is deserved, to improvements to the financial system, to his sleep schedule.
Two weeks ago, individual traders sent video game retailer GameStop’s stock ballooning to a closing price of $347 — a 2,000% increase from that of the previous month — to the chagrin of institutionalized investors who have been betting on the stock price falling in a tactic known as "shorting" the stock.
It's too dangerous to get in the mindset that you should only do what you love.
The linguist and public intellectual encouraged student activists, and warned of nuclear threats and climate change, in a wide-ranging webinar on Friday.
With hundreds of users already, the friend-making service looks to create new friendships in a less academic context.
When deciding to run, she says she happened to come across her father’s memorial ceremony program sheet. It read “Ahora es cuando”: the time is now. The slogan was her father’s “calling cry,” she said, and then it became hers.
“I think there is a path, and at least I think it’s a path that, for now, I’m willing to look into and try and see where it leads me,” AbuHashem said.
Now as a frosh at a Division I school, all I can do is sit in the stands (or this year on the couch) and stare in awe at my classmates who have achieved superior athletic prowess. But for the decade or so between second grade and my graduation from high school, sports played an integral part in my life.
When we are toddlers, everything in the world, it seems, is full of novelty. There had to be a first time when I saw a butterfly break free from its cocoon and take flight, or a first time when I saw something as mundane as an apple.
This year, Prezi software is meeting the moment with technology that takes a new approach to live streaming and video with augmented reality (AR). The free education software has become a staple of many classrooms that require diagrams and illustrations with instruction.