Stanford headlines for March 2012

Google Waltz Lab teaches Stanford students to think on their feet
Sea turtles surf an ocean highway to safer habitat, Stanford research suggests
Stanford researchers bring life to high school history classes with a curriculum built around historical documents
In sub-Saharan Africa, a shorter walk to water saves lives, Stanford study finds
Stanford offers more free online classes for the world
Q&A: Margot Gerritsen on the critical need for energy literacy in the US
Trans-Atlantic bond between the Keats brothers was a poetic inspiration, Stanford scholar says
Stanford's Quake-Catcher Network detects a tremor 10 seconds before the shaking reaches campus
Searsville Dam steering committee wrestling with complex issues
Silicon Valley poised to play role as Japan restructures power industry
Senate to discuss new freshman-year requirements and revisions to policies on faculty conflict of interest and outside consulting activities
Stanford Humanities Center hosts annual celebration of publications
Senate approves Thinking Matters courses as freshman requirement, strongly encourages students to take freshman seminars
Reminder: Vote in this year's Faculty Senate election!
Stanford visiting artist Ellen Lake creates a cultural paradox across decades
DuPont joins Stanford's Global Climate and Energy Project
An exploration of human and electronic sound on Stanford's CCRMA Stage
Stanford scholars deconstruct Middle East uprisings by looking at Europe's past
Stanford lectures, research examine sexuality, religion and the cosmos
Frederick E. Terman Engineering Center is gone, but not lost
Your brain is older than you think, say researchers from Stanford and the University of Chicago
Artist takes performance to new heights at Stanford biological preserve
Stanford researchers create exotic electrons that may lead to new materials, devices
Genetic analysis of ancient 'Iceman' mummy traces ancestry from Alps to Mediterranean isle
Q&A: Stanford's Hazel Markus on how college culture may affect first-generation students
Knight Management Center Awarded LEED Platinum Rating For Environmental Sustainability
Software allows users to protect personal, university data stored on mobile devices
Stanford marine biologists search for the world's strongest coral
Innovative Stanford class project turns urban studies students into filmmakers
Brook H. Byers will join Stanford's Board of Trustees in April
Early spring drives down butterfly population, Stanford study shows
Stanford robots clash in class finale
From glovebox to archive: Private collector gives huge trove of road maps to Stanford
Stanford opens research center at Peking University
Learning how to speak 'American'
Now, brought to the big screen by physicists at SLAC: the universe
Stanford researcher cooks up the courtly culture of Europe in the 1600's
Stanford engineers find elusive plasmons in tiny metal particles, a boost to nanotechnology
At Stanford forum, Christie calls long GOP primary contest 'stupid'
Stanford computer models show that small dams on Mekong River tributaries could have catastrophic impact on fish and people
Lythcott-Haims stepping down as dean of freshmen and undergraduate advising
Marsha Friberg Shinkman, former assistant director of Stanford in Washington, dead at 69
Dean Larry Kramer to leave Stanford Law School to lead Hewlett Foundation
Stanford's Global Climate and Energy Project awards $8.4 million to develop innovative energy technologies
Q&A: Stanford's Dr. Jay Bhattacharya explains what's at stake in debate over health care
Stanford economist narrows China's education gap with research, technology and policy
Interpreting an artist's intent involves a team of experts at Stanford's Cantor Arts Center
Stanford sends notification to Class of 2016