Mark Zuckerberg’s former mentor and one of Facebook’s earliest investors, Roger McNamee — author of “Zucked: Waking Up to the Facebook Catastrophe” — is now one of the company’s most vocal critics. McNamee addressed the dangers to society and democracy posed by social media in a talk at CEMEX on Thursday that was moderated by…
Stanford athletes and new members of campus Greek organizations were required to attend an educational event discussing hazing in CEMEX Auditorium on either Sunday or Monday.
Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Jr., current chairman of The New York Times Company and former New York Times publisher, spoke about polarization and hostility toward the media on Thursday night in Cemex Auditorium.
While the book focuses on ten traits, Hennessy’s remarks centered around only four: humility, empathy, collaboration and storytelling. Hennessy shared several anecdotes from his tenure as University president.
The Onion co-founder Scott Dikkers gave a talk on writing comedy and growing a publication at CEMEX auditorium on Thursday Night.
Brandon Stanton, the photographer behind photoblog Humans of New York, spoke about his path to success and the stories behind the pictures he takes in a Wednesday talk to a full house at CEMEX Auditorium.
On Friday night, Stanford alumni Sterling K. Brown and Ryan Michelle Bathe spoke at CEMEX Auditorium, moderated by Vice President for the Arts Harry Elam. Brown and Bathe met at Stanford, and both were born in St. Louis, Missouri, lived in the same freshman dorm at Stanford — Ujamaa — and attended New York University…
Tracy K. Smith, the current Poet Laureate of the United States, spoke at Cemex Auditorium on Monday as part of the Lane Lecture Series.