Episode summary introduction: Gobi Dasu, a Stanford University alum talks about his college years. How he finished his undergraduate program in 2 years, and became a “digital nomad” after graduating, and then returned to Stanford for Graduate study and enjoyed “all that Stanford had to offer”.
In particular, we discuss the following with him:
Being a student at Stanford University
The Decision to graduate in 2 years
Why he came back to graduate school
Topics discussed in this episode:
“The Race to Get Out” [1:55]
Why Stanford [3:54]
From High School to Stanford [7:25]
Classes at Stanford [9:01]
Diverse Classmates [11:25]
High Quality Instruction [13:52]
The Decision to Graduate in 2 Years! [18:00]
How to Graduate in 2 Years! [22:16]
Campus Life and Living [25:43]
Digital Nomad Years [32:35]
Returning to Stanford for Grad School [40:17]
Tips for Aspiring Students [42:47]
“Enjoy all that Stanford has to offer” [47:29]
Our Guest: Gobi Dasu majored in Computer Science from Stanford University. Gobi has a Masters in Computer Science from Stanford University as well. He is currently a PhD candidate for Human Computer Interaction at Northwestern University. Gobi is also the Founder of LD Talent.
Memorable Quote: "Treating Life like a work of art”
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