Stanford headlines for November 2013

Preventive measures taken after virus sickens 52 students
Activation of AlertSU system provides reminder of actions during a campus emergency
Quantity, not just quality, in new Stanford brain scan method
Summit at Stanford addresses how to attract underrepresented-minority students to careers in science and technology
Stanford launches latest version of free iPhone/iPad apps course
Professor Clifford I. Nass, expert on human/computer interactions, dead at 55
Stanford founder fosters creative confidence with design thinking
Studying Carrie Mae Weems' work at Stanford's Cantor Arts Center from different angles
Stanford Medical School dean shares vision for leading biomedical revolution
Stanford researchers surprised to find how neural circuits zero in on the specific information needed for decisions
The day the Duck dynasty fell to the Stanford Cardinal
Stanford physicists monitoring huge solar event
New task force seeks input on the lab safety culture at Stanford
Stanford offers tips for blocking email 'phishing' attacks
Mindy B. Rogers, education advocate, elected to Stanford's Board of Trustees
Memorial service for Stanford's Ron Rebholz to be held Jan. 31
Stanford University announces inaugural recipient of the Bright Award
Red states support climate legislation, too, Stanford analysts find
Stanford scientists create a low-cost, long-lasting water splitter made of silicon and nickel
Staff honored for outstanding contributions to Stanford's research mission
Campus efforts aim to boost awareness of need to report child abuse and neglect
Lynn Orr to be nominated by White House to head DOE energy research
Investigation of gastrointestinal outbreak at Stanford residence hall complete; norovirus suspected
Stanford and SLAC scientists invent self-healing battery electrode
Stanford scholar asks: What does the traumatic past mean for our future?
Stanford study could lead to paradigm shift in organic solar cell research
Online education on Stanford Faculty Senate chair's agenda
High-energy gamma ray burst could re-shape astrophysics theories, Stanford scientists say
Stanford students help smooth the path for incoming first-gen, low-income arrivals
Jing Lyman, former 'first lady' of Stanford, dead at 88
Stanford President John Hennessy finds joy and insights in great literature
Two Stanford alumni, one senior named Rhodes Scholars
New maps showcase public art treasures on Stanford campus
In Japan, Stanford architecture students explore design ancient and recent
Schools not inspiring students to participate in civic life, Stanford scholar says
U.S. methane emissions 50 percent higher than expected, Stanford researcher says
Groundbreakers in fashion industry share insights at Stanford
Stanford's Tara VanDerveer joins elite coaching club
Stanford scholars explain historic nuclear deal with Tehran