As internship recruiting season gets underway, Stanford’s many tech hopefuls will have to consider an unusual policy at Facebook’s soon-to-open Mountain View office space: no fully-subsidized cafeterias will be allowed in the office.
Freeman-Spogli Institute (FSI) adjunct professor, visiting fellow at the Hoover Institution and former Facebook Chief Security Officer (CSO) Alex Stamos is teaching an autumn quarter course addressing contemporary cybersecurity issues in an effort to prepare students for technology’s prominence as both a friend and foe in the modern world. The course — titled INTLPOL268: “Hack…
With 703 undergraduates as of fall 2017, the computer science department has the greatest number of students of any department at Stanford. With increasing size, however, comes new challenges, such as providing support in introductory and upper-level classes and fostering relationships with professors.
Stanford psychology majors are collaborating with department faculty in research projects on topics including empathy’s role in the criminal justice system, cystic fibrosis and cross-cultural understanding of well-being.
This summer at the Center for Spatial and Textual Analysis (CESTA) students and faculty are collaborating to digitize archives from various locations around the world.
Two professors have launched the nascent Center for Blockchain Research (CBR), Stanford Engineering announced in a press release on Wednesday.
When Robbie Barrat isn’t conducting research at the Center for Biomedical Informatics Research, he spends his spare time training neural networks to create art.
Many Stanford lecture courses are well-taught, but too many fail to provide the quality of teaching and support we’d hope for from institution so blessed with resources and talent.