Stanford University, located in the heart of Silicon Valley, is one of the most prestigous universities in the world. The main campus is comprised of 8,187 acres adjacent to Palo Alto. Evening lights on Stanford Memorial Church and the arches of the main quad at Stanford University. A student works on their compuer outside a lecture hall at Stanford University. Hoover Tower as seen through the sculpture titled “Mozart I” by Kenneth Snelson on the campus of Stanford University. James H. Clark Center at Stanford University in Stanford, California. The center is home to Stanford Bio-X which is an interdisciplinary research program. The sun sets on the J. Henry Meyer Memorial Library at Stanford University. The historic Stanford Theater on University Avenue in Palo Alto, California. Star trails over Stanford Memorial Church in Stanford, California. Solar Pump Charging Station at Stanford University. Created by Sol Design Lab, the Solar Pump can charge over 50 cell phones and 15 laptops each day. The sun sets on Lake Lagunita on 3/27/13. Lake Lagunita is an artificual dry lake located on the campus of Stanford University. The rising moon and “The Dish” at Stanford University. Built in 1996 for the department of defense, “the dish” is situated on the hills above Stanford University. A runner catches their stride as they head towards the giant radio telescope known simply as “The Dish” at Stanford University.