John Hennessy named chairman of Alphabet/Google

Photo: Gabriela Hasbun When John Hennessy announced in 2015 that he was stepping down as president of Stanford University the following year, he said , “The time has come to return to what brought me to Stanford—teaching and research.” Turns out, you can’t keep a guy like Hennessy down on The Farm , at least in that small of a corral.

Source: John Hennessy named chairman of Alphabet/Google