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June 10, 2015

Stanford alumnus, UC professor and son of migrant farm workers Juan Felipe Herrera will be the next U.S. poet laureate. The Library of Congress announced the appointment of Herrera as the nation's 21st poet laureate for 2015 through 2016, beginning in September. Herrera, 66, whose parents emigrated from Mexico, will be the nation's first Latino...

June 6, 2015

Chinese Consul General in San Francisco Luo Linquan praised the historic restoration and preservation efforts of Stanford scholars who have helped create the Chinese Railroad Workers project.  

June 5, 2015

Henry Lowood, curator of the history of science and technology and of film and media studies at Stanford University Libraries, is mentioned in a discussion about Game Canon, a list of games under consideration for preservation in the Library of Congress.