Stanford headlines for February 2012

Walker Evans' iconic photos of the Great Depression at Cantor Arts Center
Wireless power could revolutionize highway transportation, Stanford researchers say
Q&A: Stanford's Philip Taubman on an unlikely effort by a group of former statesmen to rid the world of nuclear weapons
New generation explores cultural changes through Asian music at Stanford festival
Aphasia: A Stanford music professor's work, with hand gestures and odd sounds, about obsessive attention to ridiculous things
As Chinese courts announce 'guiding cases,' Stanford Law School helps to spread the word
Stanford geophysicist: More environmental rules needed for shale gas
Newark Mayor Cory Booker will be Stanford's 2012 Commencement Speaker
Stanford engineers' nanoshell whispering galleries improve thin solar panels
Got photos? Yes, just ask SALLIE
Stanford senior awarded 2012-2013 Churchill Scholarship
Stanford's Revs Program sponsors film series celebrating cars and car culture
Stanford raises undergraduate tuition 3 percent for the 2012-13 school year
Stanford concludes transformative campaign
Senate to hear reports from Dean Pamela Matson and from ASSU leaders
Stanford study suggests girls can 'rewire' brains to ward off depression
Stanford Dance reconstructs Anna Sokolow's signature work Rooms
Report of the president: Academic Council Professoriate appointments
Not for profit: Why democracy needs the humanities
Student leaders, dean of the School of Earth Sciences address senate
Getting to the 'heart' of the matter
Stanford engineers weld nanowires with light
Stanford study finds widening gap between rich and poor students
President Obama gives the National Humanities Medal to Stanford literary scholar Ramón Saldívar
Steven A. Denning elected chair of Stanford University Board of Trustees
Trustees give site OKs for SLAC science and user support building and campus energy center
State-owned oil companies increase price volatility and pollution, but rarely get used as geopolitical weapons, says Stanford researcher
International interactive artist Camille Utterback delivers public lecture as part of the new Mohr Visiting Artist Program at Stanford
New Stanford unit seeks educational initiatives for middle and high school students
Look for new roles for older citizens in an aging America, says Stanford's Laura Carstensen
Stanford alumna named a 2012 Gates Cambridge Scholar
Q&A: Stanford's Morris Fiorina on Santorum's rise and a dissatisfied Republican Party
Rare Judeo-Spanish memoir gives a voice to the people of a lost culture
Redwood City takes up Stanford building proposals
Conflict of interest policy, new freshman year requirements on senate agenda
Highlights from Stanford's Native American paintings collection are showcased in Memory and Markets: Pueblo Painting in the Early 20th Century
Swimming through the blood stream: Stanford engineers create wireless, self-propelled medical device
Voting under way for next year's Faculty Senate
Researchers say galaxy may swarm with 'nomad planets'
About 3,800 family members expected for Parents' Weekend, Feb. 24 and 25
Eight more 'engineering heroes' celebrated by Stanford's School of Engineering
Take a campus tour - at your desk or on foot - with enhanced podcast
Senate engages in lively discussions on freshman-year requirements, faculty conflicts of interest
Parents enjoy sunshine, lectures and their kids
Athletics mourns the passing of equipment manager Ron Yamaguchi
Seeking harmony of body and mind at Stanford through Shaolin Kung Fu
First acts announced for opening of Stanford's much-anticipated Bing Concert Hall
Parents' Weekend gives families a glimpse of what Stanford has to offer
At the Cantor: Innovations that established the reputations of five contemporary artists