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Amidst Budget Cuts, ASSU Fuck Pit Boarded Up

March 28, 2016 12:00 pmComments Off on Amidst Budget Cuts, ASSU Fuck Pit Boarded Up
People stand next to a 24.9 metre (82 feet) diametre pit at a village in Guangyuan, Sichuan province, February 28, 2013. According to local media the pit formed on a karst landform last year after the ground surface kept sinking for six days in September. The investigators said the pit may face further sinking after rains due to its geological conditions. Picture taken February 28, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer (CHINA - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT) CHINA OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN CHINA - RTR3EFC1
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University Liquidates One Billion Dollars In Assets, Floods Quad

January 25, 2010 11:14 pm0 comments
University Liquidates One Billion Dollars In Assets, Floods Quad

STANFORD—Yesterday, the Stanford Management Company (SMC) announced the liquidation of $1 billion in assets to recoup losses from the global financial crisis. The assets in question, which included deceased Stanford presidents, securitized Mongolian yurt mortgages, and the Dish’s old SETI device, flooded the Main Quad over the last several business […]

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Opinion: “Why Were We Even Paying These Little Orange and Red People in the First Place?”

May 24, 2009 11:15 pm0 comments
Opinion: “Why Were We Even Paying These Little Orange and Red People in the First Place?”

By Kenneth Potts Now I’m a guy who likes to take the issues seriously. Right now, budget cuts are a major issue. It’s affecting everyone–and that includes yours truly. But if there’s one thing I believe in, it’s fiscal responsibility. My question is: Why were our investigative journalists standing by […]

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Stanford Cuts Mechanical Engineering: “It’s Just Not Working”

April 20, 2009 11:53 pm0 comments
Stanford Cuts Mechanical Engineering: “It’s Just Not Working”

STANFORD, CA–Due to the recent budget cuts, Stanford has been attempting to eliminate superfluous departments around campus. In a long expected move, the university announced Monday that the Mechanical Engineering department will be cut because ME no longer has any practical applications. “It made sense,” said ME professor Paul Mitiguy, […]

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ECONOMIC CRISIS: Stanford Cuts Budget Cutting Committee

March 8, 2009 4:05 pm0 comments
ECONOMIC CRISIS: Stanford Cuts Budget Cutting Committee
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Report: Stanford No Longer Well-Endowed

March 1, 2009 10:49 pm0 comments
Report: Stanford No Longer Well-Endowed

A report released yesterday by USA Today revealed that Stanford, in the midst of the nation’s crisis, can no longer be considered “well-endowed.” Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education John Bravman was “saddened” but remained optimistic. “Why do you have to always compare us to other schools like Harvard and Yale,” […]

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