Student life

Stanford Convocation student speaker selected

As the featured student speaker at Stanford’s 129th Opening Convocation Ceremony, Will Paisley will help welcome incoming students and their families and friends to the university community.

Welcome back to Frost!

Stanford’s iconic amphitheater reopens after extensive renovations and upgrades that make it one of the premiere music venues in the Bay Area and a place for university pomp and circumstance.

Motherhood at Stanford

In honor of Mother’s Day, Stanford graduate students and postdocs reflect on the joys and challenges of raising kids on the Farm.

What it’s like to be a theoretical physicist

Theoretical physicist Shamit Kachru and three of his graduate students talk about the social fabric behind their research, the cycle of confusion and discovery, and the sense of awe – or the cool factor – that drives them.

Admit Weekend welcomes Stanford’s Class of 2023

Admit Weekend offers prospective first-year students a glimpse of life on the Farm, with academic and social activities designed to showcase the university’s breadth and depth.

ResX Task Force releases final recommendations

A report released Tuesday provides the task force’s proposals for the future of the undergraduate residential experience, which have been accepted by the president and provost.