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October 19, 2022


October 18, 2022

Gracie Hornsby joined Stanford in 2020 after earning a B.S. in Civil Engineering from North Carolina State University. She recently finished her...

A woman washes her hands at an outside hand-washing station, India
October 14, 2022 | Supporting Hand Hygiene in Schools

Stanford Ph.D. candidate and Knight-Hennessy Scholar in Civil & Environmental Engineering Gracie Hornsby discusses the importance of hygiene...

May 22, 2022 | WHD director Jenna Davis appointed Co-Editor in Chief of PLOS Water

Water, Health and Development Director Jenna Davis was named co-editor in chief of PLOS Water, a new open-access journal that brings together...

May 22, 2022 | WHD’s STAR program leaves a lasting legacy

Like many plans made over the last few years, those of WHD’s fledgling Systems Tools for Assessment and Response (STAR) program were upended by...

May 20, 2022 | Water Health and Development

Last fall, WHD Deputy Director Rachel Cardone had an opportunity to interview dozens of delegates at the 26th United Nations Framework Convention...

May 18, 2022 | Stanford News Service

The COVID pandemic marks the first time scientists have been able to track a respiratory disease through wastewater analysis. In this Q&A, WHD...

March 22, 2022 | CNET

Story features research by WHD affiliate William Tarpeh.

March 3, 2022 | Interesting Engineering

Story features research by WHD-affliated scholar William Tarpeh