Aero/Astro Commencement Schedule 2015

Sunday, June 14, 2015


Degree Candidates (and faculty) line up for University-wide ceremony!

MS/Eng/PhD's go to Stanford Stadium, Gate 1. See details.


Commencement Exercises - Stanford Stadium

Gowned Degree Candidates, Faculty and Trustees marchwith Pomp and Circumstance, Flags, the Band, University-wide awards, speeches by President Hennessy, et al.

Commencement Address:

Richard Engel, chief foreign correspondent, NBC News


Walk from Stadium to Huang Building - Amphitheater

Water, punch, and cookies are waiting
Informal mingling among students, parents, and faculty


Candidates report to Huang Building - Auditorium Foyer


Department Award Ceremony - Huang Building - Nvidia Auditorium

This is where you receive your diploma and applause!
Departmental awards for best MS student, best PhD thesis, etc., and AIAA awards for best teacher and best TA are also announced.
This is a fairly short, very nice event.

1:30 (approx)

Department Reception - Durand patio area

Luncheon buffet (light food & drinks)
Tables and chairs - and shade - for the weary; good times for all

University-Wide Commencement information is also on the web – including tours and events on Friday and Saturday!

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