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Rural China's poorest students drop out of middle school at twice the rate of their peers, Stanford scholars found:
Last call for all-nighters: Meyer Library, constructed in 1965, closes permanently at 4 p.m. on Friday. All of the services that have been available at the facility — including the much loved and much hated 24-hour study room — will be offered at the renovated Lathrop #Library starting Sept. 15. Cre
On @Medium: A recent @CantorArts exhibition explored Rodin's hands with an anatomical eye.
Meyer Library (here, under construction in 1965) permanently closes its doors at 4 p.m. tomorrow. #TBT #ByeMeyer
Congratulations to @margalitfox and @KieseLaymon, winners of the William Saroyan Prize for International Writing:
Peter Robinson interviews @kevinomccarthy, House majority leader, on @HooverInst's "Uncommon Knowledge":
The U.S. is trapped in a state of political decay, writes @FSIStanford's @FukuyamaFrancis in @ForeignAffairs:
Reality and fiction are intertwined in Stanford Repertory Theater's "War of the Worlds":
Prof. Alvin Roth on @BW TV: U.S. household incomes are varying more widely in part because of "assortive mating."
Prof. Alvin Roth talks to @BloombergTV about U.S. wage inequality during a gathering of Nobel laureates in Germany:
A new @CantorArts exhibition explores the visual history of the devil and his realm:
Why do ethnicity, education and income predict musical taste? A networked approach to understanding cultural traits:
What happens to the contents of your recycle bin after they're collected? Anna Hallingstad, '12, MS '13, explains:
In the @SSIReview: Investing with a gender lens can improve financial and social returns.
.@stanfordlaw scholars: The fast tracking of recent arrivals through the immigration "rocket docket" is problematic.
In an @American_Review cover story, @FSIStanford fellow Karl Eikenberry considers the future of U.S.–China relations:
Three @StanfordMWP players are competing in the @fina1908 Men's Water Polo World Cup:
Professor Jeremy Bailenson joins @KQEDForum to discuss the future of virtual reality:
Ray Henle visits campus to interview Herbert Hoover in this 1960 @StanfordArchive film, featured on @cspan:
Students with self-transcendent goals are better at handling "boring but important" work. @MindShiftKQED explains:
.@Kelly_Evans interviews Professor @anatadmati, author of "The Bankers New Clothes," on @CNBCClosingBell:
MIT @techreview honors Professor Manu Prakash, whose inventions enable "scientific explorations on the cheap":
How to boost organ donation? Just keep asking. @Wonkblog reports on a new working paper by Prof. Roth and colleagues: