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Alumni & Friends

Your Stanford education journey continues long after you graduate.

As a Stanford GSE alum you are part of a global community committed to improving lives through learning. The alumni relations team is here to help you connect with your community, continue learning, and share your expertise with the next generation of education leaders.

Featured event

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Wednesday, April 28, 2021 5:00pm - 6:15pm PT

2021 Cubberley Lecture Series Presents:

Education and Democracy:
An Evening with Gloria Ladson-Billings

President, National Academy of Education

Learn more and register

Graduate School of Education alumni are transforming education all around the world.

Meet our alumni

Our community of exceptional leaders is working to achieve equitable, accessible, and effective learning for all.

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Jeanette Mina Kaleikau-Buxton, '21
As an undergrad, finding community at the GSE
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Christopher J. Thomas, PhD ’96, Social Entrepreneur in Residence / Lecturer
Improving school systems in the poorest countries 
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Darren Kleinberg, Visiting Scholar
Finding new purpose in Jewish education
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“Finding hope is opening ourselves to things that remind us of the glorious world just beyond the edge of our own suffering.”

Eamonn Callan

Emeritus Professor Eamonn Callan at GSE Commencement 2019

Give to the GSE

We are investing in new programs, spaces, research, and interdisciplinary collaborations to create a better future for all learners.

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Annual Giving

Annual gifts are a crucial source of unrestricted funding that allows the GSE to allocate financial resources where the need is greatest.

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Endowed student support

Student fellowships are key to our ability to attract and support the most talented graduate students and train them to be the next generation of leaders

Learn about endowed student support

Strategic initiatives

We are investing in new programs, spaces, research, and interdisciplinary collaborations to create a better future for all learners.

Learn about our strategic initiatives

Stay connected

Alumni Connector

View past issues, with news, events, and stories of fellow alumni.

The Educator

Subscribe to the GSE’s newsletter for the latest school news, events, and opportunities.

School’s In

Listen to our podcast exploring current issues in education with hosts Dean Dan Schwartz and Denise Pope.

Contact us

Have a question or need help?

Contact your alumni relations team

Holly Materman
Director of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving
(650) 723-0630
Manaf Mansure
Manaf Mansure
Associate Director of Alumni Relations
(650) 497-6857
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