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  All About the Stanford University and the Stanford Campus - www.Stanford-b.com
The Leland Stanford Junior University, commonly known as Stanford University (or simply Stanford), is a private university located approximately 37 miles (60 kilometers) southeast of San Francisco in an unincorporated part of Santa Clara County.
Stanford hosts programs and a teaching hospital in addition to various community outreach and volunteer initiatives.
Each year, half of the departments in that school are invited to choose usually one to three of their graduate student teachers (depending on the department's size) to be honored with the designation Centennial Teaching Assistant.
www.stanford-b.com   (1421 words)

  
  Stanford University - tScholars.com
Stanford University is governed by a board of trustees, in conjuction with the university president, provosts, faculty senate, and the deans of the various schools.
Stanford University is home to the Cantor Center for Visual Arts museum with 24 galleries, sculpture gardens, terraces, and a courtyard first established in 1891 by Jane and Leland Stanford as a memorial to their only child.
Stanford is the university behind Folding@home, one of the most widely disseminated distributed computing projects in the life sciences field, allowing hobbyists and enthusiasts to participate in scientific research by donating unused computer processor cycles.
www.tscholars.com /encyclopedia/Stanford_University   (2452 words)

  
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The Leland Stanford Junior University, in Stanford, California, is a private university, and one of the most prestigious in the United States.
Formerly the Stanford Indians, that mascot came to be adjudged politically incorrect in the late 1970s.
The Stanford sports teams are now officially the Stanford Cardinal (the color, not the bird), but the unofficial school mascot is "The Tree." Part of Leland Stanford Junior University Marching Band (LSJUMB), the tree symbol derives from the El Palo Alto pine tree on the Stanford and City of Palo Alto seals.
www.wikiwhat.com /encyclopedia/s/st/stanford_university.html   (438 words)

  
 Stanford University - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Stanford was founded by railroad magnate and California Governor Leland Stanford and his wife, Jane Stanford, and is named in honor of their deceased teenage son, Leland Stanford, Jr.
The cornerstone was laid on May 14, 1887, and the University officially opened on October 1, 1891, to 559 students, with free tuition and fifteen faculty members, seven of whom hailed from Cornell University.
The Stanford sports teams are now officially referred to as the Stanford Cardinal (the bright red color, not the bird), but the band's mascot, "The Tree", is often mistaken as the school's mascot.
www.gogog.com /project/wikipedia/index.php/Stanford_University   (1796 words)

  
 Stanford University - Facts from the Encyclopedia - Yahoo! Education   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Stanford University, at Stanford, Calif.; coeducational; chartered 1885, opened 1891 as Leland Stanford Junior Univ. (still the legal name).
In the decades since World War II, Stanford has become one of the most prestigious universities in the United States.
The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace is located on the campus, as is the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences.
messenger.yahooligans.com /reference/encyclopedia/entry/StanfordU   (183 words)

  
 Stanford Golf Course
Located in the foothills above the Stanford University Campus, the golf course is consistently rated one of the finest courses in the world.
Stanford University Golf Course is steeped in tradition.
Stanford University Golf Course has also produced many influential golfers throughout the years.
www.stanfordgolfcourse.com   (166 words)

  
 Stanford University
Stanford team wins Google Earth contest: A team of students mapped the Stanford campus in 3-D and was one of seven teams to win a contest to create 3-D models of their respective college campuses for Google's geographic information feature, Google Earth.
Stanford to host environmental journalists conference: With the annual conference of the Society of Environmental Journalists on campus Sept. 5-9, the Woods Institute for the Environment and Stanford News Service have produced a special report to highlight how the university is leveraging its resources to find solutions to the world’s most pressing environmental problems.
Art of Being Tuareg: The first U.S. exhibition to examine the art and culture of the Tuareg people of West Africa.
www.stanford.edu   (125 words)

  
 Stanford University Cardinal | Field Hockey | An Official Athletic Site
Stanford (1-0) opened its 2007 campaign by upending No. 9 Boston College (0-1) by a 2-1 count in the season-opener for both teams in a non-conference contest at the Varsity Field Hockey Turf on Saturday.
Stanford came back from a 2-0 deficit with two second half goals after the Golden Bears had jumped out to a two-goal lead on a pair of early second half scores following a scoreless first half.
Stanford blanked Pacific 1-0 in a field hockey scrimmage Tuesday morning at the Varsity Field Hockey Turf, signaling the start of the 2007-08 athletic campaign.
gostanford.cstv.com /sports/w-fieldh/stan-w-fieldh-body.html   (295 words)

  
 The Stanford Digital Libraries Technologies Project
The Stanford Digital Library Technologies Project, which ended in 2004 was one participant in the DLI2, Digital Library Initiative Phase II.
The project, began in 1999 supported by several government, university, corporate sponsors.
The goal of this Project was to design and implement the infrastructure and services needed for collaboratively creating, disseminating, sharing and managing information in a digital library context.
www-diglib.stanford.edu   (87 words)

  
 The Stanford University InfoLab
Here is a photo of some current and past members of the InfoLab, taken at CIDR 2007.
The Trio project was featured in an article in the Stanford Report.
A demo of the Trio project was given recently at VLDB 2006 (photos).
www-db.stanford.edu   (173 words)

  
 Stanford Medicine - Stanford Hospital & Clinics - Stanford University Medical Center   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Stanford University Medicine Outpatient Center, Redwood City, an initiative of Stanford Hospital and Clinics, is under way!
With Stanford Hospital and Clinics’ growth at Stanford University severely constrained, and with the planning under way for a replacement hospital and growth for the children’s hospital, we have looked outward for options to grow.
A mid-peninsula location geographically centered in Stanford Hospital and Clinic’s outpatient area, the site is within an acceptable proximity to the Main Campus.
www.stanfordhospital.com /newsFeatures/stanfordMedicine   (277 words)

  
 Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
The Offices of the Provost, the Dean of Research, and the Dean of Humanities and Science, Stanford University
The SEP Library Fund: with contributions from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the membership dues of academic and research libraries that have joined SEPIA.
Center for the Study of Language and Information, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305
plato.stanford.edu   (136 words)

  
 Stanford Computer Science
Strong research groups exist in areas of artificial intelligence, robotics, foundations of computer science, scientific computing, and systems.
Stanley and the Stanford Racing Team were awarded 2 million dollars for being the first team to complete the 132 mile DARPA Grand Challenge course.
The goal of this research is to enable a multi-limbed robot to climb vertical rock.
www-cs.stanford.edu   (188 words)

  
 Stanford Psychology Department
Stanford has been the leading psychology department among American universities for decades, and it has the added distinction of being the first department within a university to be recognized by the Smithsonian Institution's "The Great Schools" program.
Using state of the art tools, our faculty enhance our teaching mission with interdisciplinary collaboration and a wide range of research interests, including: vision and perception; memory; language and cognition; emotion; and culture and society.
This is the University's highest award for teaching.
www-psych.stanford.edu   (292 words)

  
 Department of Mathematics - Stanford University
On Saturday, September 29, the Stanford University Department of Mathematics will host a memorial for a great mathematician and long-time faculty member, Paul Cohen.
in Building 420/Jordan Hall, Room 041, with talks by Angus Macintyre (Queen Mary University of London), Peter Sarnak (Princeton), and Hugh Woodin (UC-Berkeley) describing Professor Cohen's work and contributions to mathematics.
Driving directions and local transportation resources can be found at the Conference Services web site.
math.stanford.edu   (168 words)

  
 Stanford Copyright & Fair Use Center
The Determinator: Behind the Scenes at the Stanford Copyright Renewal Database
Point/Counterpoint on the DMCA and CTEA session hosted by the Art Libraries Society of North America
from Stanford Provost Condoleezza Rice, October 30, 1998 (superseded)
fairuse.stanford.edu   (166 words)

  
 Find A Physician - Stanford Hospital & Clinics - Stanford University Medical Center   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
This online directory lists faculty physicians of the Stanford University School of Medicine whose primary clinical practice is at Stanford Hospital and Clinics.
To search a list of community physicians in private practice who have privileges to treat patients at Stanford Hospital and Clinics, please select Community under Physician Type.
For more information, please contact the Stanford Referral Center at (800)756-9000.
www.stanfordhospital.com /search/findaphysician   (141 words)

  
 Stanford Graduate School of Business
The Stanford Graduate School of Business is committed to an ambitious vision for reinventing management education as a key part of The Stanford Challenge, the university-wide campaign.
Business School alumni may subscribe to an impressive collection of research databases through Jackson Library.
The service is also available free to life members of the Stanford Business School Alumni Association.
www.gsb.stanford.edu   (289 words)

  
 Computer Graphics at Stanford University
4/26/07 - We are making available a new archive of light fields, several of which were captured using the Stanford Multi-Camera Array.
If the images on this server look dark to you, see our note about
Press here for copyright protection information, which also restricts use of the three-dimensional Stanford "S" in our lab logo.
www-graphics.stanford.edu   (349 words)

  
 HighWire Press
A division of the Stanford University Libraries, HighWire Press hosts the largest repository of high impact, peer-reviewed content, with 1062 journals and 4,386,933 full text articles from over 130 scholarly publishers.
With our partner publishers we produce 71 of the 200 most-frequently-cited journals.
©1995 - 2007 by the Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University.
highwire.stanford.edu   (65 words)

  
 Center for Teaching and Learning - Stanford University
Center for Teaching and Learning - Stanford University
Common Classroom Problems, a workshop for TAs will place Tuesday, October 12, from noon - 1:00 pm (for Humanities and Social Sciences), and Wednesday, October 13, from noon - 1:00 pm (for Science and Engineering).
We are sponsors of the Tomorrow's Professor Listserv and the I-RITE/I-SPEAK program.
ctl.stanford.edu   (413 words)

  
 HCI at Stanford University
Open to the public and available on the web
The Stanford HCI Group is associated with the Stanford Graphics Lab.
Stanford University is creating a new center for design.
hci.stanford.edu   (52 words)

  
 Stanford Jobs
Consider Stanford for a meaningful career with great benefits, a beautiful location, and teams that value work/life balance.
Job ID (25547) Associate Director of Development, Stanford Comprehensive Cancer Center
For LSRA positions, please go to Job Search and enter LSRA in the keyword search.
jobs.stanford.edu   (92 words)

  
 Stanford University
Die Leland Stanford Junior University (kurz Stanford) in
, dem ersten Präsidenten der Stanford University, eingeführt.
der Stanford University entdeckt und erhielt deshalb seinen Namen.
www.edu365.de   (137 words)

  
 Stanford Residential Computing
A department of Academic Computing, Stanford University Libraries and Academic Information Resources
For information on other services, like cable TV and telephone, click here.
A new DMCA complaint policy was announced via email to all students on Tuesday, May 15, 2007-- the new policy involves an Internet reconnect fee
rescomp.stanford.edu   (185 words)

  
 |Stanford US-Asia Technology Management Center
We would like to thank Agilent Technologies for their support of this series
5/31/2005 - Panel with Professor C.K. Prahalad, University of Michigan and Mr.
Copyright (c) 1994 - 2007 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University
fuji.stanford.edu   (173 words)

  
 Stanford Linear Accelerator Center
The Enriched Xenon Observatory (EXO), which left Stanford last month, has arrived in New Mexico and is currently being installed deep within the WIPP salt mine.
Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, Menlo Park, CA Contact Us
Send us your comments on the new web site!
www.slac.stanford.edu   (54 words)

  
 Department of Statistics - Stanford University
Assistant Professor (tenure track) or Associate Professor (untenured)
Welcome to the Department of Statistics at Stanford University.
We are located in Sequoia Hall, at the Southwest corner of the Serra Street and Lomita Mall intersection.
www-stat.stanford.edu   (105 words)

  
 Center for International Security and Cooperation (CISAC)
CISAC's Lewis and Hecker visit North Korea, confirm shutdown of nuclear facilities
John Lewis and Siegfried Hecker, researchers with the Center for International Security and Cooperation at Stanford University, visited the Democratic People's Republic of Korea Aug. 7 to 11, 2007, where they met with North Korean officials and specialists to discuss a number of topics, including the nuclear program, health, and education.
If a nuclear bomb exploded in your city--CISAC experts advise how government should plan
cisac.stanford.edu   (256 words)

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