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Cardinal alums on U.S. Olympic Men's Water Polo team

by Stanford Athletics on July 7, 2021 2:02 pm
Stanford will be represented with four former standouts among Team USA when this summer’s Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan, get underway in three weeks. Alumni Men’s Water Polo players ALEX BOWEN, BEN HALLOCK, DREW HOLLAND and DYLAN WOODHEAD were named to the 13-member squad, which features four returners from the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Team… Read more Cardinal alums on U.S. Olympic Men's Water Polo team

Neale Mahoney and Heidi Williams named co-recipients of the 2021 ASHEcon Medal

by Kim Kasabian on July 6, 2021 2:01 pm
Two faculty from the Department of Economics in the School of Humanities and Sciences have been named co-recipients of the biennial 2021 ASHEcon Medal – an award from the American Society of Health Economists for researchers aged 40 and under who have made significant contributions to the field of health economics. NEALE MAHONEY, professor of Economics and… Read more Neale Mahoney and Heidi Williams named co-recipients of the 2021 ASHEcon Medal

Stanford Report Editor Kate Chesley retires

by Stanford News Service on July 2, 2021 4:30 pm
Stanford Report Editor Kate Chesley retired July 1 after 23 years of service to the university. During her tenure, which included various roles in University Communications, Chesley had a profound impact on virtually every segment of the campus community. Prior to being named Stanford Report editor in 2016, Chesley’s Stanford career included speech writing for… Read more Stanford Report Editor Kate Chesley retires
Brooke Forde

Cardinal well represented on U.S. Olympic women's swim team

by Stanford News Service on July 1, 2021 4:01 pm
Stanford will be well represented in Tokyo by members of the U.S. Olympic women’s swim team. Competing will be alumni BROOKE FORDE, KATIE LEDECKY and SIMONE MANUEL, and incoming first-year students TORRI HUSKE and REGAN SMITH. Forde, who is from Louisville, Kentucky, graduated in June with a major in human biology. She is expected to… Read more Cardinal well represented on U.S. Olympic women's swim team
Sherri Rose

Sherri Rose honored for contributions to public health statistics

by Freeman Spogli Institute on June 30, 2021 4:27 pm
SHERRI ROSE has been honored with the Mortimer Spiegelman Award, the nation’s highest honor in biostatistics, given to a statistician younger than 40 who has made the most significant contributions to public health statistics. Rose, an associate professor of medicine at Stanford Health Policy, is co-director of the Health Policy Data Science Lab. She was… Read more Sherri Rose honored for contributions to public health statistics
Brody Malone

Cardinal star Brody Malone named to U.S. Olympic men's gymnastics team

by Stanford Athletics on June 29, 2021 4:05 pm
BRODY MALONE, a management science and engineering major from Summerville, Ga., has been named to the U.S. Olympic men’s gymnastics team. Malone is a member of the Cardinal men’s gymnastics team that captured its seventh national championship this year and its second consecutive crown. Malone, who won the U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Trials in St. Louis… Read more Cardinal star Brody Malone named to U.S. Olympic men's gymnastics team
O'Hara, Press and Davidson

Three Cardinal alumnae named to Olympics soccer team

by Stanford Athletics on June 28, 2021 3:39 pm
Three Stanford women’s soccer alumna have been named to the Olympics roster for the United States: TIERNA DAVIDSON, KELLEY O’HARA and CHRISTEN PRESS. Davidson, who led Stanford to the 2017 NCAA Championship and was an All-American along the back line, has earned 32 appearances with the national team and makes her first Olympics. She was the… Read more Three Cardinal alumnae named to Olympics soccer team

Cardinal will be well represented on U.S. Olympic women’s water polo team

by Stanford Athletics on June 27, 2021 12:02 pm
Stanford will be well represented on the U.S. Olympic women’s water polo team, with five Cardinal heading to this summer’s games in Tokyo. ARIA FISCHER, MAKENZIE FISCHER, JAMIE NEUSHUL, MELISSA SEIDEMANN and MAGGIE STEFFENS were named to the 13-member squad. Team USA enters next month’s competition as the two-time defending Olympic champions and three-time defending… Read more Cardinal will be well represented on U.S. Olympic women’s water polo team

Law School faculty suggest their summer reading list

by Stanford Law School on June 24, 2021 4:11 pm
Looking for a good book or two to dig into this summer? Now in its 10th year, the Stanford Law School faculty’s summer reading list offers up some of our professors’ favorite reads. PAUL BREST, former dean and professor emeritus, The Premonition by Michael Lewis. “The Premonition: A Pandemic Story by Michael Lewis is a… Read more Law School faculty suggest their summer reading list

Twenty-nine summer reads about sustainability and the future of the planet

by Josie Garthwaite on June 23, 2021 4:17 pm
This year’s informal survey of faculty and senior staff at Stanford’s School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences (Stanford Earth) yielded suggestions for summer reading that may inspire new reflections on the living world, spark conversations about environmental justice or fuel critical thinking about sustainability. They suggest these 29 titles as companions for a summer of easing pandemic… Read more Twenty-nine summer reads about sustainability and the future of the planet