Wednesday June 19, 2019

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Stanford University Seeks to Open New York Campus

Stanford University

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The New York Daily News reports that Stanford University is a leading contender in the search for a university to create a NY campus for applied sciences.  It’s promising to spend $1 billion and begin classes within the next three years. The university has a long track record of faculty and student entrepreneurship. It’s also is in close proximity to Google, Hewlett-Packard, Oracle and other tech giants in Silicon Valley.

The Wall Street Journal reports that the school is meeting with CUNY officials in an aggressive bid to be selected by the city to create a high tech educational haven.

The New York Daily News

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