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Olympic Swimming Phenom Katie Ledecky Completes Unfinished Business At Alma Mater Stanford

Katie Ledecky is widely considered to be the greatest female swimmer of all time. She has won the World Championship 15 times and accumulated 7 Olympic gold medals. Before shattering numerous world records, Ledecky demonstrated prodigious skills early in life. At only 15 years old, she made her international debut at the 2012 London Olympics…

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Vint Cerf, Original Internet Surfer, Developed Groundbreaking Technological Infrastructure At Stanford

Widely known as one of the “Fathers of the Internet,” Vint Cerf is a pioneering computer scientist who helped launch the world wide web. In 1973, while working as a professor at Stanford University, Cerf and a team member began the design of a revolutionary TCP/IP protocol suite, which essentially allows electronic devices to transmit data over long distances…

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Stanford University Alum And WhatsApp Co-Founder Returns To Discuss The Implications Of Balancing Profit With Privacy

After working for some of the biggest companies in Silicon Valley, Brian Acton finally struck gold as the Co-founder of the messaging startup WhatsApp. After college, Acton flitted between jobs in the tech industry as a systems administrator for Rockwell International and as a product tester for both Apple and Adobe Systems…

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