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Saturday, April 30 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
YSU: The Official Close to Admit Weekend

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Join us for the Official Close to Admit Weekend where special guest, Tim Westergren ‘88 will share an insight into his Stanford experience and reflect on the role Stanford has played in his life after he left the Farm.

Tim is an award-winning composer, an accomplished musician and a record producer with 20 years of experience in the music industry. In January 2000, Tim founded Pandora Internet Radio and now serves as its Chief Strategy Officer.

Tim received his B.A. from Stanford University, where he studied computer acoustics and recording technology. In addition to guiding Pandora’s overall strategy and vision, Tim now spends most of his time as Pandora’s chief evangelist - traveling the country to meet with listeners to collect feedback, research local music, and spread the word of the Music Genome Project.

In 2010, he was listed by Time Magazine as one among the 100 most influential people in the world.

(Until 5:00 p.m.)


http://admission.stanford.edu

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Rick Shaw

Richard H. Shaw began his tenure as Stanford’s Dean of Undergraduate Admission and Financial Aid as of September 1, 2005. Upon his appointment Stanford Provost John Etchemendy said, “Rick Shaw offers proven experience in several areas of vital importance to Stanford, including creating a diverse student body. He also knows the challenges involved in selective admissions, in making the case for the liberal arts and for ensuring that higher... Read More →
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Tim Westergren

Tim Westergren ‘88 is an award-winning composer, an accomplished musician and a recordproducer with 20 years of experience in the music industry. In January 2000, Tim founded Pandora Internet Radio and now serves as its Chief Strategy Officer. Tim received his B.A. from Stanford University, where he studied computer acoustics and recording technology. In addition to guiding Pandora’s overall | strategy and vision, Tim now spends most... Read More →



Saturday April 30, 2011 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Memorial Auditorium 551 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA