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Intellectual Programs Preview

Grab a front-row seat as esteemed Stanford faculty explore today's most pressing issues, unveil cutting-edge research and remind us how good it feels to learn something new. Shake off the cobwebs and grab a number 2 pencil: class is in session.


Schedule Highlights

We have great programs throughout the weekend - you won't want to miss a single minute.

Thursday, October 24

Time TBD: Classes Without Quizzes
Time TBD: Tours

Friday, October 25

Time TBD: Classes Without Quizzes
Time TBD: Tours
Approximately 10:00 a.m.: President's Welcome & Micro Lectures

Saturday, October 26

(Please note these times are subject to change dependent on the football game start time, but we will offer at least two programs on Saturday.)
Time TBD: Classes Without Quizzes
Time TBD: Tours

Sunday, October 27

Time TBD: Classes Without Quizzes
Time TBD: Tours

Registration will open in mid-August.


Featured Programs

Classes Without Quizzes (CWOQs) and Campus Tours

Listen to Stanford faculty delve into the humanities, hot topics, practical advice, technology, and more. Whether you'd like to see a favorite professor, learn about the latest groundbreaking research or tour an interesting spot on campus, you'll find something to spark your intellectual curiosity. If you'd like to suggest a topic or Stanford professor to teach at Classes Without Quizzes, email cwoqs@alumni.stanford.edu.

President's Welcome & Micro Lectures

Join fellow classmates as President Marc Tessier-Lavigne welcomes alumni back to campus. Following his remarks, an outstanding lineup of Stanford faculty and students present short talks to boost your brain.