Google StreetView Catches Student Breaking The Honor Code

January 11, 2009 2:26 pm
Google StreetView Catches Student Breaking The Honor Code

By Rory Sampson STANFORD, CA—With new technology comes new consequences, as junior student Allie Speigel found out the hard way. Google’s new StreetView technology, which allows users to see images at street level, caught the junior Speigel violating the Stanford Honor Code. The close up pictures and the zoom feature […]

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SCANDAL: Science Professor Gives Female Student Crabs

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SCANDAL: Science Professor Gives Female Student Crabs

STANFORD (AP) ­ Two weeks ago sophomore Sharon Dasuli entered Dr. Von Nostrand’s office for what she thought was a routine meeting to discuss marine biology. Once inside, professor Von Nostrand locked the door and shut the blinds. What happened next would change Sharon’s life forever. “I didn’t think it […]

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Political Apathy Club Falls Through

December 19, 2008 11:53 pm
Political Apathy Club Falls Through
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Report: Student Is Tired

November 30, 2008 4:10 pm
Report: Student Is Tired

By Daniel Francinte STANFORD, CA–After five consecutive sleep-deprived nights and countless hours of research, the Medical School came to conclusive results and found that junior undergraduate student Alex Fontaine was tired.     They had four researchers watching him around the clock as he ate, did his homework, dozed off in […]

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Stanford Changes Rival To University of Phoenix Online

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Stanford Changes Rival To University of Phoenix Online
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Overheard @ Stanford

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Overheard @ Stanford

These are real snippets from conversations on the Stanford Campus. Send in your Overhead@Stanford to flipside@stanford.edu “Stanford should invest money in getting private jets for all of their students.” “Wasn’t that your PWR teacher?” – Sigma Nu Partier “Here’s some money.” – Student talking to a tree

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Italics Malfunction Rids Campus of Pretentious Papers

November 16, 2008 8:07 pm
Italics Malfunction Rids Campus of Pretentious Papers

A system error of Microsoft Word caused widespread disabling of the italics function earlier this week, forcing faculty and graduate students across the country to remove italicized foreign-language words from papers and articles, making their prose easier to read and less pretentious. “This is a problem of cyclopean proportions,” said […]

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President Hennessy Spotted On Campus

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President Hennessy Spotted On Campus

According to several eyewitnesses, Stanford President John Hennessy was seen walking between the Quad and the business school around 11:15 A.M. last Friday. This was the first sighting of the elusive Hennessy since he addressed the Class of 2012 during Orientation in mid-September. Sophomore and Hennessy-watching enthusiast Claire Naziri told […]

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Apple Releases The Next Generation iHum

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Apple Releases The Next Generation iHum

the best iHum yet

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Students Steal Bikes To Be Resold For Charity

November 8, 2008 8:56 pm
Students Steal Bikes To Be Resold For Charity

Last week’s Gumball Challenge inspired many Stanford students to get out of bed and make some money. Receiving a loan of $27 along with 27 gumballs, students tried to make as much money as possible for charity. Students did everything from reselling In-N-Out burgers to doing laundry for other kids […]

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