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Build Week #2 Challenge: Build A Working Computer

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Build Week #2 Challenge: Build A Working Computer

Build Weeks are a part of the rhythm of the yearly schedule at Long-View. Build Weeks periodically bridge academic blocks and open our schedule up to allow us to dive into special activities and challenges. Build Weeks help us grow intellectually, help us make connections between disciplines, give us a chance to reflect and set goals, and give us an opportunity to try new things....

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Field Trip to Google

Field Trip to Google

Yesterday we were fortunate to have the opportunity to venture to the Google headquarters in Austin. As we got off the elevators, we were confronted first with a wall of "doodles," the favorites of everyone in the Austin office. Just as we suspected, the environment mirrored our Long-View environment: fresh and modern, open and collaborative!

Erin Mindell Cannon spoke to us about the history of Google, the culture of Google, Google's flat company structure, and some interesting projects that Erin's team is working on....