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Thursday, July 26, 2012

Photo of Londa Schiebinger. Photo by L.A. Cicero

Project shows benefits of sex, gender analysis in research

Gendered Innovations in Science, Health & Medicine and Engineering has developed 11 methods for integrating sex and gender analysis into research projects, and 14 case studies demonstrating the benefits of using them.

Credit: Pierre Holtz for UNICEF |

Birth control advice may cut AIDS transmission in Africa

Family planning counseling could prove to be a cost-effective way to help minimize the number of children born HIV-positive in sub-Saharan Africa, suggests a new study by Medical School researchers, presented this week in Washington, D.C., at the International AIDS Conference.

Photo of a sunset: Credit: Diane Rogers/SLAC

Moments of awe can change our perceptions about time

If you’re feeling pressed for time, you’re not alone. But what if there were a way to expand those precious minutes and hours? New research from the Business School suggests that an awe-inspiring experience can expand perceptions of time.

Campus Announcements

  • Jazz Camp Student Showcase: Want to see the developmental benefits of music education? Come to the Stanford Jazz Camp Student Recital and see more than 200 kids having the time of their lives playing in bands and improvising jazz! The showcase takes place Friday, July 27, from 6 - 10 p.m. in Dinkelspiel Auditorium, Campbell Recital Hall, Braun Rehearsal Hall, CoHo and Tresidder Plaza. Admission is free. For more information, see the Event Calendar listing.
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THOMAS JARAMILLO, assistant professor of chemical engineering, named a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers by PRESIDENT OBAMA . . .

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