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Hoover Institution Releases Report On Making Alabama A National Hub For Innovation

Thursday, October 21, 2021
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

The Hoover Institution has submitted a report to the Alabama Innovation Commission (AIC), providing recommendations on how the state can become a national leader in fostering scientific and technological innovation.

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Hoover Institution Acquires Rare Material From The 1946 Bikini Atoll Atomic Testing

Monday, October 18, 2021

The rare materials belonging to Navy engineer, Laurence Bershad, an official photographer at the Bikini Atoll atomic test site, include never-before-published photographs and other historical documents

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Technology, Economics, And Governance News Roundup | October 8 - 15

Friday, October 15, 2021

A weekly digest of the latest news and research related to the work of the Technology, Economics, and Governance Working Group. Topics covered in the digest include cybersecurity, domestic regulation, innovation, international competition, social media disinformation, and the California exodus.

This week’s roundup includes an argument about why defining the AI race with China as a zero-sum contest could be dangerous, the details on a scary new type of cyberthreat, and new data on the desire of Bay Area residents and tech companies to leave the state.

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Hoover Institution Acquires the Papers of James Fulton Leonard, Jr.–US Ambassador to the United Nations

Thursday, October 14, 2021

The Hoover Institution Library & Archives has acquired the papers of James Fulton Leonard, Jr. an American diplomat who served as United States Ambassador to the United Nations from 1977 to 1979.

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The Hoover Institution Breaks Ground On Construction Of George P. Shultz Building

Monday, October 11, 2021
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

The Hoover Institution broke ground on the construction of the George P. Shultz Building on Friday, one day after the distinguished fellow and eminent statesman’s memorial service was held at Stanford’s University historic Memorial Church.

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The Hoover Institution Welcomes Inaugural Class Of Veteran Fellows

Wednesday, October 20, 2021
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

The Hoover Institution is pleased to welcome the 2021–22 class of its Veteran Fellowship Program (VFP).

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Statement by former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice: Colin Powell

Monday, October 18, 2021
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

Today our nation mourns the passing of a truly great man. Colin Powell spent the entirety of his life in service to his country. He was a trusted colleague and a dear friend through some very challenging times. His devotion to our nation was not limited to the many great things he did while in uniform or during his time spent in Washington.

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Hoover Institution Press Publishes Studies In Generalship: Lessons From The Chiefs Of Staff Of The Israel Defense Forces.

Tuesday, October 5, 2021
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

The Hoover Institution has published Studies in Generalship: Lessons from the Chiefs of Staff of the Israel Defense Forces, written by Meir Finkel, a retired brigadier general of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) and formerly director of the organization’s ground forces concept development and doctrine department.

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Hoover Education Success Initiative To Present Six-Part Series, “Rebooting K–12 Education In Post-Pandemic Era”

Thursday, September 9, 2021
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

The Hoover Education Success Initiative (HESI) will launch a six-part webinar series this fall that explores how public education can improve moving forward given the ongoing disruption of in-person instruction caused by COVID-19-inspired restrictions, as well as foundations of the system that needed reform prior to the pandemic.

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Hoover Institution And Stanford University’s Lane Center Release New Poll On California Gubernatorial Recall Election

Tuesday, September 7, 2021

The Hoover Institution and Stanford University’s Bill Lane Center for the American West, in partnership with YouGov, have conducted a new Golden State Poll of registered voters in anticipation of the gubernatorial recall election on Tuesday, September 14, 2021. YouGov interviewed 2,043 registered voters between August 27 and September 1, 2021. Results reported below are based on 1,618 likely voters who had received their ballots and said they had already returned their ballots or would definitely do so before election day.

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