Charting new paths

...can be closed.A 2013 study of charter schools in 26 states by the Center for Research on Education Outcomes at Stanford University found charter-school students have made greater learning gains in reading and have reached parity in mathematics...

Backlash stirs in US against foreign worker visas

...the company said it has more than 22,000 employees with valid temporary work visas, some not in the U.S.Stanford University Law School fellow Vivek Wadwha, a startup adviser, said firms are so starved for talent they are buying up other...

Barbara Davis

...She attended Hillhouse High School and graduated from Sergeant College. She earned her Master's Degree at Stanford University. She entered the U.S. Army Medical Specialist Corps in 1955 as a Physical Therapist and during her 22 years...

Pardon me for not being all broken up over Hillary being 'dead broke'

...357,000 on their joint 2000 income tax return. HOW ON EARTH DID THEY GET their daughter, Chelsea, through Stanford University on the mere pension of a U.S. president and the salary of a U.S. senator? And while shopping around for...

Mix Diskerud delivers for U.S. on international stage

...followed by a game with Nigeria six days later in Jacksonville, Florida. The Americans end their two-week stay at Stanford University on Thursday and head east."It's started now, this whole thing," Klinsmann said.

Best & Brightest: Joshua Cooper, Aquinas High School

...project, Boshears Skyfest, Family Promise, altar server, Masters Soup KitchenCOLLEGE/CAREER: Plans to attend Stanford University in fall, major in biochemistry, and eventually earn a doctorate. He hopes to be a researcher and be accepted...

Westside High student wins Best and Brightest

...Na tion al Honor Society, became student body president and is an AP Scholar with Distinc tion.He will attend Stanford University and study mechanical engineering. He credited his parents and teachers with helping him achieve the Best and Brightest...

US soccer team struggles to find strong foes for exhibitions

...they backed off."Has to do a little bit with our results of the last two years," he added.Klinsmann chose Stanford University for a two-week training camp that opened May 14, and the Americans started their prep schedule Tuesday with...

Columbia County seniors graduate

...he could relax a bit. He said he planned to visit relatives in China over the summer and work before going to Stanford University in the fall.He plans to study engineering but said that could change."I'm so not ready to decide right...

Leading scorer Landon Donovan among 7 cuts on US World Cup squad

...Championship.Klinsmann had announced a preliminary 30-man roster May 12, and training began two days later at Stanford University's football and soccer stadiums. When they arrived for Thursday's practice, players had no idea it would be...