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Rose Adams
Jul 1 2020 | Posted In: Students
Rose Adams is graduating this year with a degree in international relations (IR). While she was initially interested in studying East Asian studies when she first arrived at Stanford, she chose to declare IR because of the flexibility of the interdisciplinary major. “IR let me take all of the...
Stu McLaughlin
Jun 26 2020 | Alex Kekauoha, Stanford News | Posted In: Students
Five Stanford students are among the recipients of the 2020 Boren Awards. Two are graduate students who will receive David L. Boren Fellowships and three are undergraduates who will receive David L. Boren Scholarships.
2020 Summer Film Festival: Love in the Time of Cinema
Jun 23 2020 | Posted In: Announcements, Events
Join us from the comfort of your home as we watch seven films from around the world that focus on the theme “Love in the Time of Cinema.”   The annual SGS summer film festival kicks off on Wednesday, July 8 and will run most Wednesdays until September 2.  Watch the film from home at a time that...
Bryan Metzger
Jun 22 2020 | Posted In: Students
Bryan Metzger, who graduates this June with a degree in international relations, says his major allowed him to explore his interests in international security and the Middle East through its wide array of course offerings.
Persiana Saffari
Jun 18 2020 | Posted In: Students
“While I was eager to study engineering to learn how to design breakthrough technologies, I was equally driven to have an interdisciplinary education,” says Persiana Saffari, who graduated from Stanford in 2020 with both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in electrical engineering, as well as minors...
The 2019-20 EPIC fellows.
From creating a discussion series to highlight the experiences of Black immigrants in the United States to designing a humanities class to increase students’ understanding of climate justice, instructors participating in Stanford’s community college faculty fellowship program focused on innovative...
Angelina Hue
Jun 17 2020 | Posted In: Internships
With the 2019-20 academic year drawing to a close, graduating seniors reflect on their experiences with the Global Studies Internship Program. In spite of their final quarter’s unusual circumstances, our former interns discuss their post-graduation plans with an inspiring sense of optimism, sharing...
The Stanford Chorale
Jun 15 2020 | Alex Kekauoha, Stanford News | Posted In: Students
During a virtual celebration Sunday in honor of the Stanford Class of 2020, President Marc Tessier-Lavigne offered his congratulations to graduates and, speaking on behalf of the Stanford community, assured them that they are both resilient and essential to help address the unprecedented challenges...
Veronica Kim
Jun 12 2020 | Posted In: Students
Veronica Kim, who graduates this June, chose to pursue a degree in international relations (IR) because of the major’s flexibility and diverse class offerings. “I came into Stanford thinking I wanted to major in history, but I was also quite interested in foreign language, literature, and political...
Amirah Goldberg
Jun 11 2020 | Posted In: Students
Amirah Goldberg, who graduates this year with a degree in political science and a minor in global studies, with a specialization in Iranian studies, says one of her favorite memories from her time at Stanford was sitting just a few feet away from Marjane Satrapi, a French-Iranian film director, at...