Stanford headlines for the week of February 1, 2006

University of Washington dean to discuss sustainable forestry issues in the West

New childbirth policy for female graduate students

Oscar Serbein dies at 86; professor emeritus an expert on risk management, insurance

Coretta Scott King memorial scheduled for Thursday at the King Institute

Experiments debunk 'pseudogap' role in superconductivity

Exhibit described as a 'Hoover greatest hits' open to public

H. John Shaw, physics professor and prolific inventor, dead at 87

Halloween with Kahn

Position of vice provost for graduate education approved

Sitars, Sufi, Bollywood featured in Pan-Asian music festival

Women in math will be the focus of panel talks

Introducing 44 scholars who have recently joined the faculty

Project to promote dialogue between Stanford, African scholars is launched

Lazear tapped for top economic post

Panel discussions will focus on environmental and social impact of Hurricane Katrina

Cognitive scientist featured in second Presidential Lecture

Weekly lecture series focuses on politics, culture of Harlem

New avian flu vaccine to undergo test at Stanford

People who fear pain are more likely to suffer it

STATE OF THE UNION: Health-care proposal causes grave concerns among top economists

Making virtual surgery a reality: Construction begins on new simulation center

Quick Study: Research shows how Listeria penetrates small intestine

Ferrell takes charge of molecular pharmacology department

Media monitor

Rate expectations: Evaluation experts assess curriculum

Medical Center People

Faculty Senate minutes - January 26, 2006 meeting

Memorial Resolution: Marvin Chodorow

Memorial Resolution: Mary Virginia Sunseri

Equity matters


Ph.D. Orals

Faculty Senate hears report on emergency-preparedness plan

Cardinal Chronicle

National Geographic Channel to air Sky Monsters documentary on prehistoric pterosaurs