Thanks to a rash of crypto millionaires publicly spending their bitcoin on Lamborghinis, the “Lambo” has become the outward symbol for crypto bro culture. “When Lambo?” has since become the shorthand for crypto success. Any time a new coin is launched, the question is asked to denote when will the coin be worth enough to afford the car. There’s even a famous meme of Vitalik Buterin, the creator of ethereum, as Jesus, holding a red Lamborghini in his hands. Buterin, for his part, has threatened to quit the entire ethereum project if get rick quick schemes by crypto fans dominates the industry.
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Topping our list, Stanford continues to build on its reputation as a well-rounded leader in the field. Past interdisciplinary courses like “Digital Currency and Cybercrime," have allowed students from Stanford’s renowned law, business, and computer science schools to collaboratively study the subject. Stanford has also established itself as a magnate for well-known professors in the industry. Kathryn Haun, a former federal prosecutor and now general partner at Andreessen Horowitz, taught a management class called “Cryptocurrency” alongside Susan Athey, a world-renowned economist.
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The new university will cost $19,200 per year, and the school is hoping to onboard world class teachers by offering competitive salaries and benefits. Although this cost seems high as compared to many universities throughout the world, it is over $10,000 less per year than the average private university’s tuition, with some estimates placing the average tuition at $32,400. Joshua Broggi, the founder of Woolf University and a research fellow at the University of Oxford, spoke to ABC News about the avant-garde university experiment, saying:
World’s First Blockchain University to Open Doors Next Year
A team of researchers from Oxford are aiming to open the world’s first blockchain university later this year that will heavily utilize blockchain technology
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