For six summers, students and faculty physicians have been trekking into Papua New Guinea to set up makeshift clinics and train local medics. The villagers greet them with songs praising Stanford—in pidgin.
Stanford remembers the victims, binds its wounds and tries to make sense of it all.
A donor's decision to withhold part of his pledge payment puts the ambitious Bio-X program on hold—yet his reasons have nothing to do with Stanford.
Time magazine's most irreverent writer has eaten fried chicken with a porn star and become Robert Goulet's pen pal. But his favorite subject? Himself.
A newsman reflects on the deadliest conflict in history.
Neurobiologist Robert Sapolsky joined a troop of baboons and got in touch with his inner primate.
When things go bad
Preparing the next generation for leadership
With Alkuin Schachenmayr; a day in the life of a Cistercian monk
Smart-talking toys even a mother can love
A fallen star struggles back from Skid Row
In the manic 20s, inertia is the enemy
A timely history
Einstein: right or wrong?
A call from Sweden
Kentucky fried chemistry
A program finds its center
Invasion of the Mars geeks
Soft money turns hard
Alain Enthoven's next prescription
Why is this man grinning?
Back in the game
Keeping the horses happy
For African-Americans, a French connection
Divine Secrets of a fledgling producer
Bud Lesser's picks from the Golden Years
A rancher fights for her land
New books by Stanford authors
Founder of the Bridge
The Effort Effect
Bananas Are Berries?
Let Me Introduce Myself
The Case Against Affirmative Action
What to do With Your VHS Tapes: Essential Answer
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