Engineering can solve human problems such as climate change, overpopulation, network security and more.
Stanford Engineering focuses on a multidisciplinary approach that draws upon Stanford’s world-leading expertise in medicine, law, business and public policy to create an impact on 21st century challenges.
My goal is to explore how far we can push the knowledge of programming out into the greater population. There was a belief at one point that not everyone was even capable of learning programming. I’m very skeptical of that. As a woman, I was told at different times in my career that I was part of the population that would not be able to program.
Professor (Teaching) of Computer Science
I’d say one of the biggest challenges in life is being able to make a decision about what’s important to you, even when all the people around you think you’re making the wrong move.