Stanford Today
July/August 1996


The Hopkins Marine Station

The Hopkins
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The Ocean as Lab

The venerable Hopkins Marine Station lands a renowned marine biologist and christens two new labs and a research aquarium.  By Janet Basu
Shooting Star

Former astronaut Mae Jemison has logged a few miles since graduating in 1977. She returns to share wisdom with the Class of ’96.  By Jesse Katz
Nancy Packer’s Lesson Plan

Stanford’s grande dame of the short story may have retired but she hasn’t stopped writing - or speaking her mind.  
By Michael Cunningham


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JULY/AUGUST1996

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 DEPARTMENTS
 President’s Column

 NEWS
 On Campus
 Teaching & Research
 MacArthur Grants
 105th Commencement
 Campus Digest

 Sci & Med
 George Somero
 New Hopkins Bldg
 Waterman Award
 Sci & Med Digest

 Sports
 Soccer Grows Up
 Sports Digest

 FEATURES
 Mae Jemison
 Nancy Packer

 Essay
 A Baboon’s Life

 Forum
 Cultural Diversity


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