In this edition of Glam Grads, The Daily talked with musicology Ph.D. candidate Nathaniel Sloan who is also a Geballe Dissertation Fellow at the Stanford Humanities Center. We asked him about writing for musicals and films, producing a music podcast and teaching music.
The Stanford Alumni Association released their first podcast list, “Podcasts to Wake Your Brain,” featuring five podcasts produced by Stanford organizations meant to spark listeners’ thinking.
A conversation with Patrick Chung, founding partner at Xfund. Xfund recently raised its second round of $100M, and is looking to help and invest in what they term the ‘hacker+humanist’.
A study conducted by the University of Virginia showed that the average American spends about five hours a day with his mind idle. This includes time spent commuting, exercising and getting ready in the morning — valuable time that could be spent learning. And what better way for students aspiring to create start-ups than to learn through a podcast by some of the world’s leading entrepreneurs? Named by Forbes as one of the best podcasts, the Stanford Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders series is a podcast that promotes innovative thinking.