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A Stanford student, who is wearing a Stanford T-shirt is flanked by his parents, who are wearing Stanford Mom and Stanford Dad T-shirts
Feb 21 2018
Stanford's annual Family Weekend, which will take place Feb. 23-24, opens with a welcome address Friday morning from Provost Persis Drell and closes late Saturday afternoon with performances by six unique student ensembles during Entertainment Extravaganza!
Actor Sterling K. Brown, center,  with 2018 class presidents
Feb 10 2018
Sterling K. Brown,  Emmy, Screen Actors Guild and Golden Globe winning Stanford alumnus will deliver the 127th Commencement address.
Feb 9 2018
Stanford's Mind Over Money program aims to provide students with the practical knowledge they need to make informed financial decisions. 
Michael Tubbs, mayor of Stockton,Calif. speaking at a lectern
Feb 9 2018
More than 60 community center professionals from Stanford’s peer institutions gathered on campus recently to champion the vital role of their work and its impact across their universities. Stockton Mayor Michael Tubbs, '12, talked about how the community centers shaped his life. 
Photo of Alice Petty
Feb 7 2018
Under the new program, Stanford Advocates for Growth and Exploration, or SAGE, members of the Stanford staff, faculty and other members of the campus community, will mentor students until they declare majors.

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