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Stuck@Home virtual concert series performs live

The Medicine & the Muse Program’s Stuck@Home virtual concert series features the artistic talents of the Stanford community. After more than a year online, they had their first in-person performance at Bing Concert Hall.

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We are Stanford: A Festival for Reflection and Renewal kicks off

The festival provides numerous opportunities for the campus community to process all that it’s been through, individually and collectively, over the past 18 months and prepare for a renewed expression of campus life.

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Welcome home! Student ambassadors help undergrads bond with their neighborhoods

After meeting over social media this summer, students join in-person activities to meet their new neighbors.

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‘We are Stanford’ event celebrates staff

Frost Amphitheater was filled at lunchtime yesterday with staff who gathered for a special “We are Stanford: Welcome to Fall ’21” celebration that included box lunches, live music and remarks from President Marc Tessier-Lavigne and Provost Persis Drell. Here’s a slideshow of some of the highlights.

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Stanford welcomes new graduate students at NGSO

Stanford welcomed incoming graduate students to campus during New Graduate Student Orientation, introducing them to the vast network of resources available at the university.

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Convocation in Frost Amphitheater marks the beginning of New Student Orientation

The 131st Opening Convocation Ceremony, which will inaugurate the academic year on Tuesday, also marks the start of New Student Orientation for first-year and transfer students.

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Stanford welcomes international community in new video

Stanford’s Office of Community Engagement created a new video to help welcome international scholars and students to the university. According to pre-pandemic numbers, around 5,000 students from more than 100 countries and nearly 2,000 scholars from more than 85 countries are part of the Stanford community.

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Update on COVID testing and policies

In a message to the Stanford community, Persis Drell, Lloyd Minor and Russell Furr offer updates on COVID-19 testing, travel and employee support.

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Late summer on the Farm

Most of the campus remains quiet and life is slowly beginning to return to normal as summer draws to an end. Stanford University photographer Andrew Brodhead captures the calm before fall quarter.

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Pandemic-delayed Commencement 2020 scheduled

In an email on Monday, President Marc Tessier-Lavigne told Stanford’s 2020 graduates that their long-awaited in-person Commencement has been scheduled for Saturday, June 11, 2022.

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