Since Chris Bischof ’92 M.A. ’93 and Helen Kim ’92 M.A. ’93 founded Eastside College Preparatory School, a private high school for East Palo Alto students who will be the first in their family to go to college, in 1996, every graduate of Eastside has gone on to attend a four-year college.
While participants may have genuine faith in the work they are doing on these service trips, they may also utilize these programs to better their chances at college admissions, advertising the fact that they are actively participating in volunteer work.
John Finkelman ’23 created the Equal Voice Initiative, an organization that offers refugees resources like food, clothing and education to help protect them from economic hardship.
William J. Burns’ achievements in his 33-year career in the Foreign Service place him on “a very short list of American diplomatic legends,” according to former Secretary of State John Kerry.
Among the Hoover Institution’s 190 fellows for the 2018-19 academic year are eight Robert and Marion Oster National Security Affairs Fellows (NSAF): prominent military, defense and political leaders who conduct independent research relating to their respective professional interests.
Recent Stanford graduate Alexis Kallen ’18 has traveled around the world to gain a deeper understanding of human rights abuses and hopes to pursue a career as an international human rights lawyer.
Every weekend during winter and spring quarters, the student group Side by Side performs song varying in genre, style and level of musical accompaniment to the elderly at nursing homes in the Bay Area. Established in 1994, Side by Side adheres to its tradition of befriending senior citizens in the local area and sharing musical…
Students seeking off-campus learning opportunities will be able to use a more centralized portal starting this year, as the Office of International Affairs (OIA) expands its new online platform, SOLO.