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January 13, 2020

Departments

Victory Drive

The Card secured NCAA titles in December.

By

Summer Moore Batte

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November 25, 2019

Advice

Are You Trapped in a Bad Food Relationship?

Physician Maya Adam wants you to love food that loves you back.

By

Charity Ferreira

December 2019

Columns

The Fascinating Stanford Family

Leland Sr.’s drive to conquer a continent and his youngest brother’s belief in the occult are just two of the mesmerizing tales to tell.

By

Kathy Zonana

December 2019

Features

The Curious Case of Thomas Welton Stanford

How Leland’s brother (accidentally) helped psychology come of age.

By

Jonathan Fetter-Vorm

November 22, 2019

Advice

How to Be Present

And what that even means.

By

Melina Walling

December 2019

Farewells

Prominent Particle Physicist

Ann Elizabeth Nelson, ’80

By

John Roemer

December 2019

Farewells

Two-Time Olympian and Software Entrepreneur

Brian Gregory Job, ’73

By

John Roemer

December 2019

Features

An Existential Moment for Democracy?

Stanford University scholars discuss democracy’s decline worldwide and the role of the United States in preserving it.

By

Jill Patton

December 2019

Departments

Treeunion

A special branch of the alumni family celebrated together during Reunion Homecoming.

By

Summer Batte

December 2019

Columns

Accelerating Stanford’s Impact

Observations from Stanford Pres. Marc Tessier-Lavigne.

By

Marc Tessier-Lavigne

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