Submitted by firstname.lastname@example.org on Thu, 04/05/2012 - 07:46.
The Orphan Master's Son—English professor Adam Johnson's recently published novel—is set in North Korea and follows the career and misadventures of a character named Jun Do. There's a nice piece in the Stanford Report in which Johnson discusses the novel and the enigmatic nation in which its action takes place.
Submitted by jrjacobs@stanfo... on Wed, 04/04/2012 - 11:12.
Come hear social media guru Professor Howard Rheingold talk about how you can thrive online. In his new book, Net Smart (here's a sample chapter), Prof. Rheingold explores how to use "social media intelligently, humanely, and above all, mindfully." Please forward the Facebook event for the talk.
When: Thursday April 5, 2012 at 6pm
Submitted by email@example.com on Mon, 04/02/2012 - 07:19.
Great news from the Special Collections blog:
You can read the full blog posting here.
Submitted by firstname.lastname@example.org on Wed, 03/28/2012 - 11:16.
Associate vice provost for undergraduate education and dean of freshmen and undergraduate advising Julie Lythcott-Haims—affectionately known as "Dean Julie"—will be stepping down from her position and leaving Stanford in June to pursue an MFA in Writing (Poetry).