Events

Aero/Astro Commencement Schedule 2014

Sunday, June 15, 2014

9:00

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

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

9:30

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:

Bill & Melinda Gates, husband and wife philanthropists

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Walk from Stadium to Huang Building - Amphitheater

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

12:00

Candidates report to Huang Building - Auditorium Foyer

12:30

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 & drink)
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!

aa-webmaster * [* add @stanford.edu], April, 2014