Guest opinion: Off Deadline — Stanford's John Hennessy takes a peek at Stanford's, and the world's, future | February 27, 2015 | Palo Alto Weekly | Palo Alto Online |

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Guest opinion: Off Deadline — Stanford's John Hennessy takes a peek at Stanford's, and the world's, future

by Jay Thorwaldson

In a rare conversational interview Stanford University President John Hennessy disclosed some "modest" expansion plans and pledged the university to continued commitment to the highest standards of education, rooted deeply in the community and world.

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Former Weekly Editor Jay Thorwaldson can be emailed at jaythor@well.com. He also writes periodic blogs at www.PaloAltoOnline.com.

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3 people like this
Posted by Colly
a resident of College Terrace
on Feb 28, 2015 at 11:18 pm

Stanford is so fortunate to have such a humble, jovial, dedicated, ethical, smart, visionary as it's President. JLH is truly a one of a kind.


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