Posted by on Nov 14, 2013 in Student | 4 comments

Make a Wish!

Make a Wish!

The first time I visited Stanford was the summer before my junior year of high school. Over this summer, I was beginning to think about my college plans, which meant planning a lot of college visits. My two best friends were in the same boat as I was, so we planned a college trip together, and ultimately decided to make a week-long trip to California…

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Posted by on Sep 27, 2013 in Staff | 0 comments

FAQ’s About Life on The Farm!

FAQ’s About Life on The Farm!

As an admission officer at Stanford University, I have to be prepared to answer questions from prospective students on anything from the application process, to the financial aid process, and even student life, which is by far my favorite topic because the questions can come out of left field, so to speak. After attending the Fall student fair, I have realized that this fair has allowed me to become an even better admission officer because of the treasure trove of knowledge that I have collected and, in turn, can share with you…

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Posted by on Aug 28, 2013 in Student | 0 comments

Finding Balance

Finding Balance

Hey everybody! My name is Grant Beard and I’m a senior (Class of FOUR-TEEN!) from Chicago studying International Relations. I spent fall quarter of my junior year abroad in Madrid, absorbing Spanish culture and taking full advantage of the opportunities to travel while in Western Europe…

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Posted by on Jul 10, 2013 in Staff | 0 comments

Greetings from Stanford!

Greetings from Stanford!

Before arriving to Stanford’s campus, all I knew about the university was that it’s: a) world renowned for its academics, b) SUN! c) Silicon Valley. After arriving to campus, these pre-conceived notions not only proved to be true, but I discovered so many more things about Stanford just by taking a closer peak underneath the surface…

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