Stanford headlines for the week of November 12, 2008

All urged to update contact information for Nov. 14 emergency-notification test

Q & A: Law Professor Jane Schacter discusses California’s ban on gay marriage

Traditional forms of farming sustain bird diversity in India, study shows

Landmark Asian American art book shatters wall of silence

Extreme makeover: computer science edition

Precourt Institute awards faculty new round of research grants

Lecture to focus on business, environment

Arts Initiative announces grant deadlines [UPDATED Feb. 12, 2009]

Honors & Awards

Urban Bush Women on the Farm

Report on graduation rates of athletes to be presented at Faculty Senate meeting

Transitions 2009 conference to focus on action plan for President-elect Obama

Nobel Peace Prize winner Muhammad Yunus to speak on microfinance, health care

Precourt Institute to co-host environmental conference

Campus community weighs in on proposed library changes

For some babies, gender is neither pink nor blue

Study sheds light on key trigger of stem cell differentiation

Filmmaker will attend Nov. 18 screening

Register now for Dec. 1 simulation symposium

Plenty of pluck and lots of compassion

Several helpings of high praise served up at med school recognition dinner

Letters to the editor

Media monitor

Medical center people

Ph.D. Orals

Housing

Department manager honored with 2008 Marsh O’Neill Award

Cardinal Chronicle