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January 7, 2011 | 3:50 pm

49ers Hire Stanford’s Jim Harbaugh

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Harbaugh on 49ers: The perfect competitive opportunity (San Jose Mercury News) Live blog of 49ers press conference (Chronicle Niner Insider blog) Peyton Manning Advised Andrew Luck To Return To Stanford (Huffington Post)

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January 6, 2011 | 11:49 am

Andrew Luck to Stay at Stanford

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The announcement from the university includes this quote from Luck: “I am committed to earning my degree in architectural design from Stanford University and am on track to accomplish this at the completion of the spring quarter of 2012″, said Luck. Architectural design. If he stays healthy, he’s going to be able to design himself […]

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January 3, 2011 | 5:26 pm

Stanford Beats Virginia Tech 40-12 in Orange Bowl

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Stanford captures Orange Bowl with 40-12 thumping of Virginia Tech (San Jose Mercury News) San Jose Mercury News: 2011 Orange Bowl section Play by play (SF Chronicle) ESPN video and comments Video: Stanford lineman makes costly mistake (Huffington Post)

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Stanford Women End Historic 90-Game Win Streak by UConn

December 30, 2010 | 8:13 pm

Stanford Women End Historic 90-Game Win Streak by UConn

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The Stanford women’s basketball team has ended the UConn Huskies’ historic 90-game win streak, while extending their own formidable run of consecutive wins at home to 52. The final score was 71-59. Read about the game at the Hartford Courant and the New York Times. Discuss live at ESPN Real-time tweets from Google Stanford’s Ogwumike […]

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December 20, 2010 | 4:19 pm

Stanford Docs Slapped on Pharma Talks; ProPublica’s Database of Doctor Payments

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ProPublica published a pair of articles last night in their ongoing investigation into pharmaceutical company payments to doctors who give promotional talks on the firms’ behalf. One of the articles called out certain members of Stanford’s medical school faculty, including the vice chairman of Stanford’s department of medicine, as breaking the Stanford Industry Interactions Policy […]

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Stanford patent suit heads to U.S. Supreme Court

November 1, 2010 | 1:56 pm

Stanford patent suit heads to U.S. Supreme Court

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Patents can make a lot of money for their holders, but they can also make money for colleges and universities. Institutions like Stanford University run an office of “technology transfer” or “technology licensing,” encouraging students and faculty to innovate on-campus and let the university handle patent matters. Now, a case involving who rightfully controls patents from federally-funded […]

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