Tag: experiences

  • Monkey business: Inside some psychedelic experiences at Stanford

    Kesey’s arrival in La Honda coincided with the beginning of the Acid Tests. The house band for these events was none other than the Grateful Dead. At some music festivals in the 1960s, the LSD was provided by the Grateful Dead’s very own, a sound engineer named Owsley Stanley.  Stanley was one of the masterminds…

  • 2023 ‘Gaieties’ pokes fun at Stanford controversies, student experiences

    Back with a “BONK!” and a “POW!,” cast and crew of “Gaieties: The Adventures of Fresh Man and Super Senior” delivered a rousing opening performance on Wednesday. In true Stanford spirit, the company outdid itself with niche Stanford jokes, over-the-top physical comedy and just the right amount of theatrical flair. A Stanford tradition from as…