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Gabriella Safran

Gabriella Safran named president of Slavic, East European languages association

by Alex Shashkevich on January 17, 2019 5:57 pm
GABRIELLA SAFRAN, the Eva Chernov Lokey Professor in Jewish Studies and professor of Slavic languages and literatures, was recently elected president of the American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages. The organization, founded in 1941, aims to advance the study and promote the teaching of Slavic and East European languages, literatures and… Read more Gabriella Safran named president of Slavic, East European languages association
Ed Kopetsky

Stanford Children’s Health CIO named Healthcare CIO of the Year

by Samantha Beal on January 16, 2019 2:17 pm
The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) and the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) have awarded ED KOPETSKY, chief information officer for Stanford Children’s Health, the 2018 John E. Gall Jr. CIO of the Year award. The award is given to a CIO who has shown significant leadership and commitment to the health… Read more Stanford Children’s Health CIO named Healthcare CIO of the Year
soccer players

The Cardinal dominated the first round of the National Women's Soccer League Draft

by Stanford Athletics on January 15, 2019 2:47 pm
Three Cardinal were selected in the first seven picks of the 2019 National Women’s Soccer League Draft, including TIERNA DAVIDSON going No. 1 overall to the Chicago Red Stars. Joining Davidson in the first round were JORDAN DIBIASI and TEGAN MCGRADY, who were picked third and seventh, respectively, by the Washington Spirit. They join former… Read more The Cardinal dominated the first round of the National Women's Soccer League Draft
Marcus Cole

Marcus Cole named dean of the Notre Dame Law School

by Stephanie Ashe on January 14, 2019 2:50 pm
Law School Professor G. MARCUS COLE, the William F. Baxter-Visa International Professor of Law, has been appointed dean of the Law School and professor of law at the University of Notre Dame. Cole will assume the deanship in the summer of 2019. “Professor Cole has been a member of the Stanford Law School faculty for… Read more Marcus Cole named dean of the Notre Dame Law School
Medicine film buffs

Watch list: 10 recommended films about medicine

by Amy Jeter Hansen on January 11, 2019 4:30 pm
Stanford Medicine film buffs recommend documentaries, feature films and short videos that offer compelling looks at the medical world. Scope, a Stanford Medicine blog, tapped three film connoisseurs for recommendations for movies about medicine: MAREN MONSEN, MD, an accomplished filmmaker with numerous directing credits who heads Stanford Medicine’s Program in Bioethics and Film; DIANA FARID, MD, the… Read more Watch list: 10 recommended films about medicine
Mark Jacobson

​Mark Jacobson receives Judi Friedman Lifetime Achievement Award

by Stanford Engineering Communications staff on January 10, 2019 2:02 pm
MARK JACOBSON, professor of civil and environmental engineering and senior fellow at the Precourt Institute for Energy and the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment, has received the 2018 Judi Friedman Lifetime Achievement Award from People’s Action for Clean Energy (PACE). The award recognizes wind, water and solar energy research that meets the needs of… Read more ​Mark Jacobson receives Judi Friedman Lifetime Achievement Award
Space Rendezvous Laboratory team

Contributions of Stanford's Space Rendezvous Laboratory are recognized

by Stanford Engineering Communications staff on January 9, 2019 2:04 pm
SIMONE D’AMICO, assistant professor of aeronautics and astronautics, along with his team at the Space Rendezvous Laboratory (SLAB), recently received the Group Diploma of Honor from the Fédération Aéronautique Internationale and the National Aeronautic Association. The award was established in 1965 to recognize significant contributions to the progress of aeronautics and astronautics by design offices,… Read more Contributions of Stanford's Space Rendezvous Laboratory are recognized
Anne Sweeney-Hoy

Anne Sweeney-Hoy appointed senior associate vice president of finance

by Stanford News Service on January 8, 2019 1:11 pm
ANNE SWEENEY-HOY, Stanford’s chief ethics and compliance officer, has been appointed senior associate vice president of finance and leader of the Financial Management Services (FMS) organization. She succeeds SUSAN CALANDRA, who is retiring after 25 years at Stanford. The announcement of Sweeney-Hoy’s appointment was made by RANDY LIVINGSTON, vice president for business affairs, chief financial officer and… Read more Anne Sweeney-Hoy appointed senior associate vice president of finance
Catarina Macario

Soccer star Catarina Macario wins the Hermann Trophy

by Stanford Athletics on January 7, 2019 2:27 pm
Sophomore forward CATARINA MACARIO has been awarded the 2018 Missouri Athletic Club Hermann Trophy, the highest individual honor in college soccer. Macario, who hails from San Diego, is Stanford’s fifth Hermann Trophy recipient, joining KELLEY O’HARA (2009), CHRISTEN PRESS (2010), TERESA NOVOLA (2011) and ANDI SULLIVAN (2017). “I am so happy that Catarina has been… Read more Soccer star Catarina Macario wins the Hermann Trophy
Alexa Corse

Alexa Corse named 2019 Daniel Pearl intern

by Department of Communication on January 6, 2019 10:48 am
ALEXA CORSE has been chosen the 2019 DANIEL PEARL Memorial Journalism Intern. Corse is a senior majoring in political science. She has previously interned at the Wall Street Journal’s Washington bureau and covered sports for the Stanford Daily. She also is a competing member of the Stanford Equestrian Team. A committee of Stanford Department of… Read more Alexa Corse named 2019 Daniel Pearl intern