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Stanford School of Engineering —

How computers are learning to understand language​

Computer scientist Chris Manning discusses the evolution of computational linguistics and where it's headed next. He was recently named the Thomas M. Siebel Professor in Machine Learning.

Stanford Law —

Modern surveillance and American spies

If you attended a recent march to protest, wrote a check to the ACLU, or recently visited a politically leaning website, consider yourself an activist, says Stanford legal scholar Jennifer Granick.