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Back to school a great time for baby-stepping kids to independence

...parents is to put ourselves out of a job," said mom-of-two-teens Julie Lythcott-Haims, a former dean at Stanford University and author of the book How to Raise an Adult: Break Free of the Overparenting Trap and Prepare Your Kid for Success...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-07-25/back-school-great-time-baby-steppin
Hacking probe will stretch longer if feds implicate Cardinals executives

...computers generally because of the impact of the Internet on commerce," said Joe Pitts, a law school lecturer at Stanford University."We don't think of corporate espionage as happening in professional sports. We don't think of it extending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-03/hacking-probe-will-stret
Speaker urges GRU grads to follow passions

...chief product is an innovative incubator that grew out of a design class project Chen and her co-founders had at Stanford University. Their challenge was to create an inexpensive incubator that could be used in developing countries. About 15 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-05-08/speaker-urges-gru-grads-foll
In world of mounting fees, some stand out

...Apply to several schools on your short list, and application fees can really add up. According to U.S. News, Stanford University's nonrefundable $90 application fee tops the list. Other schools, including USC and the University of North...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-24/world-mounting-fees-some-s
Google hires woman as new CFO, luring Morgan Stanley exec from Wall St. to Silicon Valley

...board of directors.Although Porat was born in England, her father was a physicist who spent 26 years working at Stanford University, where she received her undergraduate degree in economics and international relations in 1979.She also sits...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-24/google-hires-woman-new-cfo
Obama calls on Silicon Valley to help thwart cyberattacks

...Obama said at a White House cybersecurity summit at Stanford University, just miles from Google, Facebook and other Internet...legislation.While the focus of the White House visit to Stanford University Friday was cybersecurity, the cadre of White...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-13/obama-calls-silicon-valley
Global warming to push some species into extinction

...Europe, where rates are lower, said outside biologists Stuart Pimm, of Duke University, and Terry Root, of Stanford University.The projected extinction rate changes with time and how much warming there is from the burning of coal, oil...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-30/global-warming-push-some-species-ex
Nearly 40 percent of Wal-Mart workers to get pay raises

...sales staff, according to Hay Group's survey of 140 retailers with annual sales of $500 million.Ed Lazear, a Stanford University economics professor who served as an informal adviser to Wal-Mart during the past year for the program, applauded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-19/nearly-40-percent-wal-mart
Doctors urge caution in prescribing medical marijuana to kids

...said Dr. Seth Ammerman, the policy's lead author and a professor of pediatrics and adolescent medicine at Stanford University.The academy's qualified support might lead more pediatricians to prescribe medical marijuana, but the group...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-01-26/doctors-urge-caution-prescribing-me
Augusta swimmer Jackie Jeschke signs with Big Red of Nebraska

...my team and my coaches were already part of my family."Jeschke previously attended Aquinas before starting at Stanford University Online. Not only did she like the academic strength, but she liked how it made her schedule more flexible ? she...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-11-12/local-swimmer-jackie-