Stanford University

  • Mayor Bloomberg Tells Stanford Graduates To Go To NYC For Tech

    Mayor Bloomberg Tells Stanford Graduates To Go To NYC For Tech

    No other university in the world has so profoundly shaped our modern age,” New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg said today in his commencement speech at Stanford University. Bloomberg’s speech was relevant to both the tech and Stanford communities, and often self serving, as he touched on entrepreneurship, immigration reform, and marriage equality. Read More

  • Class2Go: Stanford’s New Open-Source Platform For Online Education

    Class2Go: Stanford’s New Open-Source Platform For Online Education

    The cost of higher education in the U.S. today is ridiculous. Student debt shot north of $1 trillion earlier this year, for example. It’s not surprising, then, that we’re seeing growing adoption of online learning platforms and tools. MOOCs, or massive online open courses, have been the stars of a new educational model, thanks to their potential to offer quality, affordable… Read More