Though she has had a generally positive time at Stanford, for Kate Bridges-Lyman M.A. ’15, a masters student in religious studies, the life of a masters student can feel disconnected from other members of the campus community.
I was never much of a golf fan growing up, but whenever the Masters rolled around, I always knew to keep an eye out for Tiger Woods. Even though Tiger had turned pro after only two years at Stanford, that was enough of a connection to the best golfer in the world to ensure my undying bandwagon fandom.
But even though Bubba took home his first green jacket, it’s impossible to dissect what happened at Augusta without at least paying a shred of attention to Stanford’s most famous former athlete
On the 14th green at Augusta National on Sunday, we saw a new Tiger Woods – a suddenly vulnerable Tiger Woods.