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Thursday, April 25

4:00pm PDT

Challa for Hunger

Come bake challah with Challah for Hunger! CfH is a social action project of the Jewish Students Association and Hillel at Stanford, and we bake challah bread on Thursdays at Hillel. All of our proceeds go to hunger and disaster relief organizations, including the American Jewish World Service Darfur Initiative, the Second Harvest Food Bank, and the Opportunities Center in Palo Alto. We work with a variety of groups around campus, including social action groups, interfaith groups, and Greek life.

We have 3 shifts on Thursday for making challah: 4:00 - 5:30 pm dough-making 8:00 - 9:30 pm braiding and baking 9:30 - 11 pm baking, cleaning and selling If you are interested in volunteering, please email Lauren at lsweet@stanford.edu.


Thursday April 25, 2013 4:00pm - 10:45pm PDT
Koret Pavilion at the Ziff Center 565 Mayfield Ave., Stanford

6:00pm PDT

Parents Club Mixer at Russo Cafe - Parents Only

Parents are invited to join members of the Stanford University Parents’ Club at the RussoCafé for light refreshments and conversation. Meet some of your fellow Class of 2017 parents and discuss your plans for the weekend or where to meet for dinner, either on campus or in downtown Palo Alto. Cash bar from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.


Thursday April 25, 2013 6:00pm - 8:00pm PDT
Russo Cafe 555 Salvatierra Walk, Stanford

7:00pm PDT

Spotlight on Stanford Muslim Life

Come listen to a spotlight on a current freshman, senior, and graduate student about Muslim life at Stanford and how to integrate being Muslim with life on the Farm! Students will share their personal experiences while attendees enjoy a delicious halal dinner. All are welcome regardless of religion or beliefs.



Thursday April 25, 2013 7:00pm - 8:00pm PDT
Old Union - Room 200 (2nd Floor) 520 Lasuen Mall, Stanford

9:30pm PDT

BROC Kick Back at Ujamaa

Come kick it with the Black community and hang out with your fellow admits and current students. See why Stanford is the place to be and experience the energy that is uniquely us. Sponsored by the Black Recruitment & OrientationCommittee (BROC).


Thursday April 25, 2013 9:30pm - 11:00pm PDT
Lagunita Court - Ujamaa Stanford

9:30pm PDT

Ice Cream Galore - the Scoop on Student Leadership at Casa Zapata Dining Hall

Come to the Casa Zapata Dining Hall and meet members of Chicano/Latino student organizations on campus. Learn about the many campus leadership opportunities that await you, or just relax making your own special ice cream float or banana split. Everyone is welcome.



Thursday April 25, 2013 9:30pm - 11:00pm PDT
Stern Hall - Casa Zapata

9:30pm PDT

Muwekma-Tah-Ruk Community Social
Thursday April 25, 2013 9:30pm - 11:00pm PDT
Muwekma-Tah-Ruk 543 Lasuen Mall, Stanford

9:30pm PDT

Casino Cardinale 0017

Whether you “gamble” or like to watch games from Texas Hold ‘Em to War, this is the “don’tmiss” social event of Admit Weekend! Come find out what an Equally Attractive Non-Alcoholic Beverage (EANAB), a staple of all campus parties, is while trying to win one of our raffle prizes. Dress is casual, one line quips are optional.

Thursday April 25, 2013 9:30pm - Friday April 26, 2013 12:30am PDT
McCaw Hall, Arrillaga Alumni Center 326 Galvez Street, Stanford

11:00pm PDT

Midnight Breakfast for the Arts + Humanities

The creative and performing arts community thrives at Stanford – come see why! Enjoystudent performances, participate in collaborative art projects, or simply soak up the culture while enjoying breakfast in Kimball Hall, the Arts and Performing Arts theme house. Everyone is welcome!

Thursday April 25, 2013 11:00pm - Friday April 26, 2013 12:30am PDT
Kimball Hall Stanford
Friday, April 26

12:00pm PDT

Admit Picnic Lunch with Dean Shaw and the Admission Officers (ProFros Only)

Enjoy a picnic lunch with your fellow ProFrosfrom the Class of 2017. Dean Shaw and all of the Admission Officers will also be there if you want to say, “Hi”.


Friday April 26, 2013 12:00pm - 1:00pm PDT
Canfield Court Stanford

12:00pm PDT

Activities Fair

Come learn about just a few of the 650+ student organizations that Stanford has to offer. You will have the opportunity to speak with student leaders and members of these organizations and learn about their impact here on campus as well as how to become actively involved in co-curricular life at Stanford. 


Friday April 26, 2013 12:00pm - 2:00pm PDT
White Plaza 519 Lausen Mall, Stanford

5:00pm PDT

Stanford Community Farm Tour

Did you know there’s a farm on The Farm? Meet at Roble Hall to walk over to a little-knowngem on Stanford Campus: a one-acre organic community farm where faculty, staff and students grow an array of fruits and vegetables. You’ll hear about the classes offered at Stanford concerning agricultural sustainability and food waste, the SPOT farming trips, and the new Earth SystemsLand Use and Food track. The session will be followed by a tour of the Stanford Community Farm and will end with dinner — making pizza with our outdoor brick oven.

Friday April 26, 2013 5:00pm - 6:30pm PDT
Roble Residence Hall (Outside) 374 Santa Teresa St., Stanford

5:00pm PDT

iStanford: Designing Your Stanford Experience

Come hear how current students are making the most of their undergraduate experience at Stanford. Find out about resources and opportunities that students wish they had known about when first coming to Stanford. Ask and discuss things like the purpose of college, major selection, educational wayfinding, and innovating college outcomes. The event is hosted by Stanford Peer to Peer, a student-group that sets up student-led classes and discussions; come learn how you can get involved and what the group can offer you. Free dinner will be provided!  Everyone is welcome!

Friday April 26, 2013 5:00pm - 7:00pm PDT
Old Union - Room 200 (2nd Floor) 520 Lasuen Mall, Stanford

5:15pm PDT

American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Community Welcome

The Native American Cultural Center (NACC) is the home base of the Native community. Come see the center, meet community members, and hear from current students and staff. With over 260 current undergraduate students, nearly 20 student groups, and the largest student-run powwow in the U.S., the Native community offers something for everyone! Refreshments will beserved. Everyone is welcome.

Friday April 26, 2013 5:15pm - 6:15pm PDT
Native American Community Center 524 Lasuen Mall, Stanford

5:15pm PDT

Asian American Activities Center Welcome

The Asian American Activities Center (A³C, pronounced ‘a cubed c’), the resource center for the Asian American community at Stanford, is home to more than 40 Asian organizations and the site of many gatherings and community events. Come for a brief program with leaders, students, faculty, and staff. Refreshments will beserved. Everyone is welcome.

Friday April 26, 2013 5:15pm - 6:15pm PDT
White Plaza 519 Lausen Mall, Stanford

5:15pm PDT

Chicano/Latino Community Welcome at the Old Union Courtyard

El Centro Chicano, the center of the Chicano/Latino Community at Stanford, houses more than 25 voluntary student organizations and provides important academic, cultural, social, and mental health and wellness support to students. Come to El Centro Chicano and meet keystudents, staff and faculty all while enjoying performances by El Mariachi Cardenal and Ballet Folklórico de Stanford. 

Friday April 26, 2013 5:15pm - 6:15pm PDT
Old Union Courtyard 520 Lasuen Mall, Stanford

5:15pm PDT

Black Community Welcome

Come and experience Black@Stanford by watching student performances, hearing from world-renowned faculty, and meeting a host of current students and alumni. Once you see the diversity within our diversity, you will know there is no other choice! 

Friday April 26, 2013 5:15pm - 6:45pm PDT
Oak Lounge, 2nd Floor, Tresidder Union 459 Lagunita Drive, Stanford

6:15pm PDT

FroSoCo - That's Freshman-Sophomore College

Come visit FroSoCo, a dorm that offers extensive academic and social programs designed to integrate classroom and residential learning. Special programs offered include Dean’s Dinners with faculty members, Friday barbecues, courses and mentoring offered by sophomore residents, and academic workshops on oral communication, study skills, and internships. Everyone is welcome.

Friday April 26, 2013 6:15pm - 7:45pm PDT
FroSoCo Deans' Residence 225 Santa Teresa Lane, Stanford

8:00pm PDT

A Capella Concert

Come harmonize with Stanford’s amazing a cappella groups! These talented, award-winning groups have performed at events and venues all over the world, including the Olympics and Carnegie Hall, and have recorded albums professionally. Don’t miss this spectacular Admit Weekend tradition!


Friday April 26, 2013 8:00pm - 9:30pm PDT
Frost Amphitheater 396 Galvez Street, Stanford

10:00pm PDT

A Night Out on the Farm

Come join other LGBTQ and allied Stanford ProFros in an upbeat atmosphere, complete with food, drinks and music! Enjoy the chance to hangout with current students and get to know the LGBTQ and allied community at Stanford. (Until 12:00 midnight)The LGBT Community Resources Center is open and staffed from 12:00 noon – 5:00 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Feel free to stop by, meet the staff, and learn about Stanford’s resources.

Friday April 26, 2013 10:00pm - Saturday April 27, 2013 12:00am PDT
Fire Truck House, 2nd Floor 433 Santa Teresa Street, Stanford

10:00pm PDT

BROC Party

Don’t miss out on the most highly anticipated party of Admit Weekend. Come hear the latest hip-hop, rap, reggae, east coast, west coast and dirty south beats. Sponsored by the Black Recruitment & Orientation Committee (BROC).

Friday April 26, 2013 10:00pm - Saturday April 27, 2013 1:00am PDT
Oak Lounge, 2nd Floor, Tresidder Union 459 Lagunita Drive, Stanford
Saturday, April 27

9:00am PDT

Parent Breakfast

The Office of Undergraduate Admission invites all parents to a continental breakfast. Come and meet Stanford administrators, current Stanford parents, and other parents of prospective freshmen. Drop by at your leisure for breakfast and conversation.

Saturday April 27, 2013 9:00am - 10:30am PDT
Ford Plaza (behind Montag Hall) 355 Galvez St, Stanford

10:00am PDT

Pamcake Breakfast

This is not a typo. Come find out why! The American Indian Staff Forum will serve breakfast for ProFros and current students. Drop by on your way to Saturday events. 

Saturday April 27, 2013 10:00am - 12:00pm PDT
Native American Community Center 524 Lasuen Mall, Stanford

10:30am PDT

Stanford Physical Education/Recreation and Wellness: Come Learn How We Are Leading the Stanford Experience

Want to try a Club Sport? Lead a group on a backpacking trip? Play intramurals with your dormmates? Win the Stanford Sand Volleyball Tourney? Learn to climb? Get certified as a personal trainer? Try yoga? Pilates? Golf? Develop focus with a martial art? Come to this event to meet student leaders and staff of Stanford Physical Education/Recreation and Wellness —they’ll share opportunities to get involved with all areas of this dynamic department.

Saturday April 27, 2013 10:30am - 11:20am PDT
Cubberley Auditorium, School of Education 485 Lasuen Mall, Stanford

11:00am PDT

Desayuno at El Centro Chicano

Vénganse todos and enjoy an authentic breakfast of chorizo con huevos y frijoles at El CentroChicano. Don’t miss this taste of home right here at Stanford. Be early for the tortillas!

Saturday April 27, 2013 11:00am - 12:00pm PDT
El Centro Chicano 524 Lasuen Mall, Stanford

1:00pm PDT

Dance Expo

Come experience a sampling of Stanford’s diverse dance ensembles, from hip-hop to classical to cultural and so much more! Stick around after the performances to meet members of the groups and learn about dance opportunities at Stanford. (Until 1:50 p.m.)


Saturday April 27, 2013 1:00pm - 1:50pm PDT
Dinkelspiel Auditorium 471 Lagunita Drive, Stanford

3:00pm PDT

Ideas to Reality: The Entrepreneurial Spirit at Stanford

Wellspring of Innovation:


Stanford’s entrepreneurial spirit, the result of its California location and the legacy of Leland and Jane Stanford, has helped spawn more than 3,000 companies in high technology and other fields. Come and engage the ideas that may shape the world.


Saturday April 27, 2013 3:00pm - 3:50pm PDT
Building 320, Room 105 (Main Quad) 450 Serra Mall, Stanford

3:00pm PDT

Greek Life at Stanford

Come learn about Stanford’s vibrant Greek community and the exciting leadership, academic, public service, social, and networking opportunities within. Members from the Inter- Fraternity Council (IFC), Inter-Sorority Council (ISC), the African American Fraternal and Sororal Association (AAFSA), and the Multicultural Greek Council (MGC) will be speaking about how Greek Life has enhanced their college experience and how you too can become involved with Stanford’s Greek Community!

(Until 3:50 p.m.)


Saturday April 27, 2013 3:00pm - 3:50pm PDT
Building 420, Room 041 (Main Quad) 450 Serra Mall, Stanford

3:00pm PDT

A Taste of the A3C

Take a break from your busy Saturday schedule and stop by the Asian American Activities Center (A3C) for an afternoon of snacks and Asian pastries, and a brief introduction to the programs and people at the A3C.

(Until 4:00 p.m.)


Saturday April 27, 2013 3:00pm - 4:00pm PDT
Asian American Activities Center Couchroom 2nd Floor Old Union Clubhouse, Stanford

6:00pm PDT

KSA Culture Show

The KSA Culture Show is an annual event held in the spring by the Korean Student Association in order to give the Stanford student body exposure to a diverse array of Korean culture, from traditional Korean dance/music to modern Korean pop (k-pop). Korean food will be served during/after the show.

Saturday April 27, 2013 6:00pm - 8:00pm PDT
Cubberley Auditorium, School of Education 485 Lasuen Mall, Stanford

8:00pm PDT

LGBT CRC Ice Cream Social

Enjoy ice cream and conversation with LGBTQ and allied Stanford students and ProFros. This unofficial event is a great way to get to know the other LGBTQ and allied folks on the Farm. (Until 10:00 p.m.)


Saturday April 27, 2013 8:00pm - 10:00pm PDT
LGBT Community Resources Center Fire Truck House, 459 Lagunita Drive, Stanford

8:00pm PDT

Spring Salsa Social

presented by Los Salseros de Stanford

8 PM - 9 PM | FREE Beginner Salsa Lesson

9 PM - Late | FREE Dancing Social...featuring Salsa, Bachata, Cha Cha, and Merengue

Swing by for a night of sexy dancing with Los Salseros de Stanford, Stanford's salsa dance team. No partner or experience necessary!


Saturday April 27, 2013 8:00pm - 11:00pm PDT
Elliot Program Center Governor's Corner