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Dive for Dreams

These memories are not behind us, but are a part of us now. They are the roots that will determine our success when the wind blows. We are more than prepared to challenge politicians and give advice to Fortune 500 CEOs and direct millions of dollars at leading NGOs. We just don’t realize it yet.

Cory Booker delivers 2012 commencement address

“This University and this moment fills me with a sense of gratitude. Today is not just a day of celebration but a day of appreciation.”

Cory Booker ’91 M.A. ‘92, mayor of Newark, NJ, delivered the keynote address today to the class of 2012 at Stanford’s 121st Commencement. Booker gave a very personal speech, focusing on his father and grandfather and sharing from his experiences in Newark.