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Sixth-graders at Ft. Bragg Middle School send their holiday well-wishes to their classmates.

6th Grader Stuck At Stanford Hospital Recovering From Leukemia, Gets A Holiday ‘Get Well’ Video From His Classmates

Roll video: “Hi Iron Man, it’s your friend Jonathan. Hope you get better,” says one young boy. ‘Iron Man’ is Nicolas Queen and his classmates got together and made a video to cheer him up for the holidays.

12/22/2014

Engineering graduate student Elliot Hawkes scales the glass exterior of Packard Electrical Engineering Building using gecko-inspired controllable adhesives. Credit: Eric Eason

Stanford Students Invent Gecko Gloves That Give Humans The Power To Scale Walls

The “gecko gloves” make human hands perform like the sticky feet of nature’s most impressive climber.

12/22/2014

Sean Parker attends the 3rd Annual TechFellow Awards at SF MOMA on February 22, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Steve Jennings/Getty Images For Techfellows)

Napster Co-Founder Sean Parker Donates $24 Million To Stanford For Curing All Allergies In 10 Years

Tech billionaire Sean Parker is pledging $24 million toward a Stanford University campaign to develop a cure for all allergies with one single treatment.

12/17/2014

Hoover Tower at Stanford University (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Stanford Fraternity Housing Suspended For 2 Years Over Sexual Harassment Allegations

Stanford University suspended the on-campus housing privileges of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity for the next two academic years after an investigation into allegations of sexual harassment, according to a University statement on Monday.

12/15/2014

Quarterback Aaron Rodgers #8 of California runs upfield against Arizona at Arizona Stadium on October 23, 2004 in Tucson, Arizona. Cal defeated Arizona 38-0. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

7 Best Universities At Producing Fantasy Football Studs

Fantasy football veterans know that you don’t have to be an elite team to have an elite fantasy football player (have you seen the Vikings’ record with Adrian Peterson on the roster?). As it turns out, the same is true of fantasy stars coming out of college, the best NFL players don’t always come from the elite schools.

12/03/2014

Quarterback Kevin Hogan #8 of the Stanford Cardinal throws a pass against the UCLA Bruins at the Rose Bowl on November 28, 2014 in Pasadena. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Hogan Leads Stanford To Upset Of No. 9 UCLA

Kevin Hogan passed for 234 yards and two touchdowns, and Stanford crushed No. 9 UCLA’s hopes for the Pac-12 South title and a College Football Playoff spot with a 31-10 victory Friday.

11/28/2014

(Photo Credit: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty)

Weekend Magazine: Marshmallow Test, Election 2016, Pollan Family Table

You can listen to the broadcast of Weekend Magazine With KCBS Public Affairs Director Liz Saint John every Sunday morning from 3:00am-4:00am and again from 5:00am-6:00am on KCBS All News 740 AM and 106.9 FM. […]

11/26/2014

Kenny Lawler #4 of the California Golden Bears drops a pass in the endzone while covered by Alex Carter #25 of the Stanford Cardinal at California Memorial Stadium on November 22, 2014 in Berkeley, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Stanford Routs Rival Cal In 117th Big Game; Clinches Bowl Eligibility

Remound Wright ran for four touchdowns, and Stanford used a smothering defensive effort to rout rival California 38-17 on Saturday and clinch bowl eligibility.

11/22/2014

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Bowl Bid On The Line For What Looks Like The Most Even ‘Big Game’ In Years

California has returned to relevance and respectability in Sonny Dykes’ second season as coach. Stanford has slipped back to mediocrity under David Shaw this year.

11/21/2014

Stanford Cardinal Logo

No. 6 Stanford Women Stun No. 1 UConn In Overtime

Amber Orrange made a go-ahead jumper with 1:38 left in overtime and the tying 3-pointer with 1.4 seconds remaining in regulation, sending No. 6 Stanford to an 88-86 victory against top-ranked Connecticut to snap the Huskies’ 47-game winning streak Monday night.

11/17/2014

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