Education News Archive - December 01, 2005

By Lisa M. Krieger, San Jose Mercury News, Calif. Dec. 1--Stanford University and Google have always had a close relationship -- and now there is a clearer value on it: $336 million, the amount the university made from selling its Google stock.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.