April 27, 2020

In Case of Emergency, Be Kind

An empathy scholar on the radical act we all need right now.


Charity Ferreira

October 17, 2016

Working After Grad School

Advice from alums.


John Roemer

March 2019

How to Cope with the News

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


Rebecca Beyer

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

September 2017

Paper, Plastic or Reusable?

The answer is a mixed bag.


Claire Thompson

August 23, 2017

8 Tips for Packing Like a Pro

Stanford Travel/Study trip leaders share their tips for fitting it all in the bag.

June 2, 2017

What to Read This Summer — 2017

Whatever your summertime plans, you’ll need some good reads. Check out these titles, chosen by Stanford Book Salon faculty hosts.

May 8, 2017

How to Take Great Photos

Skills and gear sorted out in time for your vacation.

May/June 2017

Carbon and the Cloud

Hard facts about data storage.

March/April 2017

Irrational or Only Human?

How behavioral economics can explain our choices regarding the environment.

August 11, 2016

How to (Not) Find Your Passion

Do away with these three dysfunctional thoughts.

August 8, 2016

Framing Your Fuzzie-ness

When your major feels like a major issue


Mike Vangel

June 10, 2016

What To Read This Summer, 2016

Stretch your brain while you stretch out in the sun.