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Four more Stanford commencement speakers

Stanford has only invited a handful of writers and even fewer artists to deliver the Commencement address. A quick scan of past speakers shows that we prefer political leaders, tech entrepreneurs, and the occasional television journalist. Yet, over the past four years, Stanford has changed a tremendous amount.

Richard Engel announced as 2015 Commencement speaker

This morning, the Stanford senior class presidents announced that Richard Engel ‘96 would deliver the 2015 commencement address. “By choosing Richard Engel to deliver the 2015 Commencement address, the President’s Office has chosen an impassioned and tenacious speaker who will be able to deliver a relevant address which we think will inspire members of the Class of 2015 to engage with the…