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Graduate Recruitment and Diversity Day (GRAD) DAY Kick-off is March 11, 2022!

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  • 09:25 AM-09:55 AM Questions & Conversations Meet Representatives from the University, other Students, and Graduate Prospects.
  • 10:00 AM-10:15 AM Welcome by Eric Abrams, Chief Inclusion Officer at the Graduate School of Education
  • Remarks by Stacey Bent, Vice Provost for Graduate Education and Postdoctoral Affairs
  • 10:15 AM-11:05 AM Graduate Student Panel
  • Moderator - Luz Jimenez, Assistant Director, Equity & Inclusion Initiatives, School of Engineering
  • 11:05 AM-11:25 AM Connect with the panelists to ask further questions
  • 11:25 AM-11:35 AM Grounding exercise 
  • 11:35 AM-11:50 AM Remarks by Persis Drell, Provost
  • 11:50 AM-12:00 AM Closing remarks
  • 11:50 AM-12:50 PM Expo

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Please visit our virtual booths, where you will find more information about our schools, community centers, and special programs.

Stanford University's GRAD Day+ Kick-off Event Friday, March 11, 2022


9:30AM–9:55AM · Meet Representatives from the University, other Students, and Graduate applicants.

10:00AM–10:15AM · Welcome Remarks from Vice Provost Bent:  (3:59)

10:15AM–10:35AM · Graduate Student Panel: (13:34)

10:35AM–10:45AM · Remarks from Provost Drell: (40:27)

10:45AM–11:30AM · Networking/Student Networking

10:45AM–11:30AM · Virtual Expo/Virtual Booth Engagement

Why Graduate Recruitment and Diversity GRAD Day?

We want prospective students to see that Stanford offers a combination of commitment, resources, and community to allow diverse students to thrive. These activities are planned to help you make an informed choice about your graduate school selection.


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