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December 11, 2018

Advice

Gift Guide for Book Lovers

Holiday shopping, done.

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December 2018

Columns

How Alumni Helped Affirm Our Vision

Two years of input validated our priorities.

By

Marc Tessier-Lavigne

December 2018

Shelf Life

Shelf Life - December 2018

New releases from Stanford alumni, staff and students.

December 2018

Advice

Out of Luck? Try This.

An expert offers three ways to help you succeed.

By

Diana Aguilera

December 2018

The Dish

The Pizza Bot

Taking food service in new directions.

By

Eliane Mitchell

December 2018

Features

Michael O’Neill Explains and Explores the Miraculous

As a Stanford product design student, Michael O'Neill, '99, created a photo-voltaic beach umbrella for his senior project. But a higher power always fascinated him. Twenty years later, meet the "Miracle Hunter"—not your typical mechanical engineer.

By

Sam Scott

December 2018

The Dish

The Long-Held Craft of an Aerodynamic Duo

Javelin-making brothers Bud and Dick Held.

By

John Roemer

December 2018

The Dish

Power Play for Kids

The alums behind 'She Persisted, the Musical.'

By

Melinda Sacks

December 2018

The Dish

Meet the New Mr. Met

The Mets get a new general manager.

By

Sam Scott

December 2018

Campus

28 Years Later, NICU Nurse and Former Preemie Reconnect

When Brandon Seminatore checked in for work at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford, the nurse who met him knew his name. And he knew hers.

By

Kathy Zonana

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