Stanford is a proper noun. Stanford is (1) a university in California, (2) United States railroad executive and founder of Stanford University (1824-1893).
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Stanford is a private, highly selective university located in California's Silicon Valley. It was established in 1891. Stanford admits about 1600 freshmen every year, and there are 7500 graduate students. In sports, Stanford is an NCAA member.
The Stanford Alumni Association was founded in 1892. It offers a bimonthly magazine; online communication and networking tools; academic and social programming; a worldwide travel/study program; Stanford-related products and initiatives. On the website, Alumni can find out about class members, news, events, membership, lifelong learning, reunions, and Stanford links.
This is the website for the medical school of Stanford University. The school offers degrees in many subjects besides just training MDs, such as PhD programs, Master's programs, and primary care associate degrees. The entering class for the MD program is less than 100. The website provides information about applying and financial aid.
Cisco designs and sells networking and communications systems. It was originally developed at Stanford University in 1984. It was the first company to successfully market the network router. There are four brands: Cisco, Linksys, Scientific Atlantic, and WebEx.
The following articles provide recent Stanford-related news.
In a cell, death is akin to falling dominoes: One death-inducing molecule activates another, and so on, until the entire cell is shut down, a new Stanford study finds.
Science Daily. Thursday, 09 Aug 2018 14:12:01 EDT.
By Brendan O'Brien (Reuters) - A California court on Wednesday rejected an appeal by a former Stanford University swimmer who was found guilty of sexual assault and served a sentence that many say was too lenient. ...
Yahoo. Thursday, 09 Aug 2018 01:07:11 -0400.
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