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Faculty in the News Archive:

May, 2015

May 26, 2015

The Chinese Railroad Workers of North America Project, run by Stanford, compiles photographs, archeology, and payroll records to offer a more complete history of Chinese migrants brought in to build the Transcontinental Railroad. 

May 26, 2015

Allyson Hobbs, associate professor of history at Stanford, asks us to remember the hundreds of black women who came forward when the federal government called for congressional hearings to investigate the Ku Klux Klan in 1871.

May 20, 2015

The "East Bay Express" reviews the album, “Platform,” by Holly Herndon, a doctoral student at Stanford's Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics.

May 20, 2015

Allison Akbay, associate registrar at Stanford's Cantor Arts Center discusses the digitization of most objects from center's on-site collection. Faculty, students and the general public can search a website to view high-quality images from the collection.

May 18, 2015

Richard White, professor of history, talks about how and why the country's railroad problems are so intractable. 

May 13, 2015

Professor emeritus of history, James J. Sheehan, reviews Peter Longerich's biography about Joseph Goebbels. 

May 11, 2015

The ProfHacker blog mentions Lacuna Stories, an annotation platform currently available for Stanford faculty.

May 9, 2015

Robert Moses, artist in residence at Stanford discusses his dance career and choreography.

May 8, 2015

The app leads visitors on an adventure in the Cantor’s Robert Mondavi Family Gallery for 19th-century American and European art.

May 6, 2015

Stanford Humanities Center external faculty fellow Stephanie Malia Horn discusses the migrant crisis in Europe and the conditions in African countries that lead to human smuggling on KQED's Forum with Michael Krasny.