March 12, 2020

How to Work and Teach—at the Same Time

Tips for parents trapped by the coronavirus.


Summer Batte

March 24, 2020

The Stanford Binge-Watching Guide

Stream the latest and greatest from your fellow alumni.


Stanford Alumni Association staff

March 2019

How to Cope with the News

Managing stress when tuning out doesn't feel like an option.


Rebecca Beyer

December 11, 2018

Gift Guide for Book Lovers

Holiday shopping, done.


the editors at

December 2018

Out of Luck? Try This.

An expert offers three ways to help you succeed.


Diana Aguilera

November 20, 2018

The Faker’s Quick Guide to Wine

Wine expert Mark Oldman answers everything you’ve wanted to know about the beverage but were afraid to ask.


Charity Ferreira

October 16, 2018

You’re the Fact Checker Now

How to become a better reader in the age of unreliable news feeds.

August 13, 2018

Six Secrets for Making It Work

Stanford couples share how they balance the demands of relationship and career in a way that's fulfilling for both parties.


Rebecca Beyer

July 22, 2018

Summer Reading List — 2018

Build your poolside reading stack.

July 12, 2018

How to Be Resilient

Setbacks happen. It’s how you bounce back that counts.


Rebecca Beyer

June 25, 2018

How to Be a Mentor

Modern mentorship moves fast. Here’s how (and why) to join in.


Emily Hite

June 4, 2018

You Know What You’re Talking About. Here’s How to Sound Like It.

How do you command respect and get your point across while keeping your cool?


Mike Vangel

April 24, 2018

How to Deal with Jerks at Work

The negative effects go beyond your desk.

February 12, 2018

How to Have Meaningful Conversations with the TV On

A guide to parenting during the Olympics.

December 2017

Should I Ditch My Spiral?

Comparing two ways of taking notes in class.


Lauren Gibson