Commencement

Stanford Commencement to require tickets for guests

Stanford’s main Commencement ceremony on June 16 will be a ticketed event in order to provide a “safe and enjoyable experience,” according to an email sent out to graduating students on Thursday.  Eligible graduates will…


‘No plans’ to cancel commencement at Stanford

Stanford has “no plans” to cancel the commencement ceremonies scheduled for June 16, wrote University spokesperson Dee Mostofi in a Monday confirmation to The Daily. Columbia University announced May 6 that its main graduation ceremony…


Melinda French Gates to deliver 2024 Commencement address

Philanthropist and businesswoman Melinda French Gates will speak at Stanford’s 133rd Commencement ceremony, which will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, June 16.  French Gates is the current co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates…