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What Happens When Students Realise They Can Reply All To Each Other

What Happens When Students Realise They Can Reply All To Each Other

When you connect a bunch of university students together on the internet, any meeting eventually devolves into a crying mess of memes, internet hall of fame pictures and trolling. So when students in Stanford’s computer science program realised that emailing one address would contact EVERY student, well, you bet it…

How Stanford Feeds Silicon Valley — At A Cost

How Stanford Feeds Silicon Valley — At A Cost

Stanford is a hot house for the technology industry, producing a constant stream of graduates who have gone on to set up and run the great and good of Silicon Valley. But while such a close working relationship has seen many successes, the sheer quantities of money involved make the…

Why Women In Computer Science Matter

Why Women In Computer Science Matter

Last week, Harvard celebrated a record number of female students declaring a computer science major. But the school – and the field – may still have a ways to go.