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2019 Department of Classics Commencement Ceremony and Lunch

June 16, 2019 - 12:00pm to 2:30pm
Centennial Fountain

Please join the Stanford Department of Classics for departmental commencement exercises on Sunday, June 16, 2019.  The event will be held at the Centennial Fountain, located outside the entrace of the Bing Wing of Green Library.  Dr. Yan P. Lin will deliver the commencement address.

This year's departmental commencement speaker is Dr. Yan P. Lin. Dr. Lin received his PhD in Metallurgical Engineering in 1992 from McGill University. He is the president of FITI in Montreal, Quebec and an active supporter of promoting the study of the history of the values of freedom, democracy, human dignity and equality.


• 9:30–11:30am: University Commencement (Stanford Stadium)

• 12:00–12:30pm: Departmental reception of hors d'oeuvres and beverages (Centennial Fountain)

• 12:30–1:30pm: Departmental Commencement (Centennial Fountain)

• 1:30–2:30pm: Departmental lunch for graduates and their family and friends (Centennial Fountain)

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