Tag: Stanford School of Humanities and Sciences

Liqun Luo

Liqun Luo receives Education in Neuroscience Award

by Ker Than on November 7, 2020 1:06 pm
LIQUN LUO has received an Award for Education in Neuroscience in recognition of his “outstanding contributions” to education and training in the field. Luo shares this year’s award, which is presented by the Society for Neuroscience, with Yves De Koninck of Canada’s Université Laval. For the last 22 years, Luo has been the driving force… Read more Liqun Luo receives Education in Neuroscience Award
Blend @ Annette’s Café

Blend @ Annette’s Café to re-open with limited hours

by School of Humanities and Sciences on July 10, 2020 5:00 pm
Another option for safely grabbing a bite to eat on campus will be available when Blend @ Annette’s Café re-opens on July 13. Located between the Sapp Center for Science Teaching and Learning and the Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Biology Research Building, the café offers rice bowls and other Asian-inspired dishes. Initially, the… Read more Blend @ Annette’s Café to re-open with limited hours

Stanford Repertory Theater to commemorate Juneteenth with livestreamed reading of Vincent Terrell Durham play

by Melissa De Witte on June 18, 2020 5:00 pm
Stanford Repertory Theater (SRT) is one of three dozen theater companies co-presenting a Juneteenth reading of Vincent Terrell Durham’s play Polar Bears, Black Boys & Prairie Fringed Orchids. The reading will be livestreamed via Zoom at 7 p.m. PT on June 19 in recognition of Juneteenth, which commemorates the ending of slavery in the United States.… Read more Stanford Repertory Theater to commemorate Juneteenth with livestreamed reading of Vincent Terrell Durham play
Ashley Fabrizio

Stanford doctoral student receives peace dissertation award

by Alexander Kekauoha on October 15, 2019 5:00 pm
Stanford political science PhD student ASHLEY FABRIZIO has received the Jennings Randolph Peace Scholar Dissertation Fellowship, awarded by the United States Institute of Peace (USIP). The fellowship provides $20,000 to support dissertation writing and research on peacebuilding and conflict management in the final year of the PhD program. Through her research, Fabrizio seeks to understand why… Read more Stanford doctoral student receives peace dissertation award

Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute announces third round of seed grants

by Nathan Collins on October 6, 2019 11:00 am
The Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute has announced its third round of seed grants to six interdisciplinary teams of researchers who collectively span departments from neurosurgery to music. First awarded in 2015, the seed grants go to teams whose members bring together varied approaches and methods to the table to solve problems related to neuroscience. The… Read more Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute announces third round of seed grants
Vivianne Tawfik

Two from Stanford named 2019 Rita Allen Foundation Scholars

by Stanford News Service on July 4, 2019 1:14 pm
The Rita Allen Foundation has named LAUREN O’CONNELL, assistant professor of biology, and VIVIANNE TAWFIK, assistant professor of anesthesiology, perioperative and pain medicine, to its 2019 class of Rita Allen Foundation Scholars, celebrating 10 young leaders in the biomedical sciences whose research holds exceptional promise for revealing new pathways to advance human health. The scholars… Read more Two from Stanford named 2019 Rita Allen Foundation Scholars