Stanford University

Stanford to investigate claims that it capped admissions for Jews in the 1950s

The existence of a quota on Jewish students at Stanford University in Northern California was never more than a rumor — at least not until the publication of a blog post written by a researcher.

By SHIRA HANAU/JTA
12/01/2022

Researchers create 'time crystal' with quantum computers

The versatility of quantum computers have helped physicists create a "time crystal," a new phase of matter.

05/12/2021

Researchers recreate deep-earth conditions to test stress impact on iron

Iron’s response to stress under such high temperatures and pressures had never been measured to this extent before, leaving researchers puzzled as to how the iron would react.

According to Stanford workers, programs are creating 'hostile climate'

Two Jewish mental health professionals at Stanford University have filed federal complaints of workplace discrimination for what they call “severe and persistent” anti-Jewish harassment.

By GABE STUTMAN / JTA
16/06/2021
Eric Yuan, CEO of Zoom Video Communications

Stanford researchers identify cases of 'Zoom fatigue'

The researchers also claim to have identified their simple fixes.

26/02/2021
Picture: Tel Aviv University students on campus.

12 Israeli researchers among world top 50 in their field, 333 in top 2%

Some 333 TAU researchers were among the top 2%, including 155 in the top 1% and 74 in the top 0.5%.

Study explains why some get deathly ill from COVID-19, others don't

The findings signal that the main difference stems from how the patient's "evolutionarily ancient innate immune system" responds to a COVID-19 infection.

Stanford University

Anti-Israel tweets garner controversy in Stanford student election

“If you still support Israel, you can choke, honestly,” said one tweet.

DO THEY need outreach? A pro-Israel rally in New York in 2014.

Jewish students stop antisemitic cartoons on campus

Diverse students unite to fight Judeophobic imagery posted in dormitories for 'Palestine Awareness Week.'

Stanford University

Stanford student resigns RA position over anti-Israel Facebook post

“Mr. Daoud’s statements reveal him to be a danger to the safety of students on Stanford’s campus,” the Stanford College Republicans wrote in a Facebook post.

By EMILY DERUY/EAST BAY TIMES
05/08/2018
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