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Beloved ‘Teacher Peckie’ wins a 2019 Amy J. Blue Award

Mary-Peck Peters, a head teacher at Bing Nursery School, will receive a 2019 Amy J. Blue Award at a campus ceremony on April 30. The award honors staff members who are exceptionally dedicated, supportive of colleagues and passionate about their work.

Laura Dominguez Chan wins a 2019 Amy J. Blue Award

Laura Dominguez Chan, associate dean of career education and director of career communities at Stanford Career Education, recently won an Amy J. Blue Award, which honors staff who are exceptionally dedicated, supportive of colleagues and passionate about their work.

Reassessing how to ‘waste not’

Recycling is becoming harder and more expensive in the U.S. and policymakers are increasingly seeking solutions to mounting trash. Stanford experts are reassessing how we create and dispose of waste.

In search of flatworms’ regenerative powers

No one knows exactly how flatworms can rebuild their entire bodies from the tiniest sliver. Now, bioengineers and materials scientists are building new tools to study the worms’ awesome regenerative powers.