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What it means to be part of Stanford

September 16, 2015 1:14 pm
Inspired by great books and minds,  President John Hennessy this week told Stanford’s newest students that a college education is more than just preparation for a job – it is the foundation for lifelong learning, enrichment and curiosity. Hennessy was one of several speakers at the university’s 125th Opening Convocation who addressed a crowd of… Read more What it means to be part of Stanford
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Welcome to the Class of 2019 and transfer students!

September 11, 2015 2:40 pm
Stanford is preparing to welcome 1,722 freshmen and 15 transfer students when New Student Orientation starts on Tuesday, Sept. 15. New Student Orientation (NSO) is six days of programs designed to introduce new students to the rich academic, social and cultural life at Stanford. NSO begins in the morning, when new students arrive at their… Read more Welcome to the Class of 2019 and transfer students!
President John Hennessy

President Hennessy writes to parents of new and continuing students

September 10, 2015 11:22 am
September 2015 Dear Stanford Parent: Welcome to a new year at Stanford! Each fall I look forward to sharing news from the university and welcoming your sons and daughters back to the Farm. In September we begin a celebration of Stanford’s 125th year—a celebration that will extend throughout the year and conclude with finale events… Read more President Hennessy writes to parents of new and continuing students

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