Posts filtered by tags: Bowdoin University[x]


 

From Elon Musk to Tim Cook, here's where the world's most influential tech founders and CEOs went to college — and what they studied

College is where many figure out what they're actually interested in and determine the career they want to pursue. We researched the degrees and schools attended by well-known tech CEOs, many of whom launched their companies or landed on the idea for their first startup while studying at college. Here's where 52 CEOs and founders in the tech industry went to school, and what they studied. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. For new college students, choosing a major can feel l...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Europe, Elon Musk, Cook, Sweden, Maryland, Microsoft, Yahoo, Mba, Stanford, India, Satya Nadella, Trends


Here's where the world's most influential tech CEOs went to college — and what they studied

College is where many figure out what they're actually interested in and determine the career they want to pursue. We researched the degrees and schools attended by well-known tech CEOs, many who launched their companies or landed on the idea for their first startup while studying at college. Here's where 45 CEOs in the tech industry went to school, and what they studied. For new college students, choosing a major can feel like a decision that shapes one's life trajectory. But a degree in com...
Tags: Google, Mba, Trends, Susan Wojcicki, Bumble, Whitney Wolfe, Jack Ma, Sundar Pichai, Stanford University, Reed Hastings, Hastings, Ma, Wojcicki, Bowdoin University, Bowdoin Hastings ran the Outing Club, Cheung Kong Graduate School


The History Of The Presidential Pardon

President Trump's pardon of former Sheriff Joe Arpaio has prompted an outcry. Professor Andrew Rudalevige of Bowdoin University puts this pardon in historical context for our host A Martinez.
Tags: News, Joe Arpaio, Trump, Bowdoin University, Andrew Rudalevige


Here's what the world's most influential tech CEOs studied in college

For new college students, choosing a major can feel like a decision that shapes one's life trajectory. But a degree in computer science is no guarantee that you'll create the next billion-dollar startup, and a philosophy degree won't necessarily keep you from starting a business.  The best and brightest CEOs in tech come from a wide-range of educational backgrounds. Some of their chosen majors link up perfectly with what they ended up accomplishing, while others made decisions that might not imm...
Tags: Google, Trends, Alibaba, Susan Wojcicki, Whitney Wolfe, Jack Ma, Sundar Pichai, Stanford University, Hastings, Wojcicki, Bowdoin University, Bowdoin Hastings ran the Outing Club, Cheung Kong Graduate School