Class of 2017
Our 156th all-university Commencement ceremony took place May 19, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. in Brookings Quadrangle.
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2017 Commencement Address Speaker –
Anna Quindlen, a best-selling author, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and social critic, delivered the 2017 Commencement address. During the Commencement ceremony, Quindlen also received an honorary doctor of humane letters degree.
See and download photos from Commencement 2017.
Recognizing students who are changing the world through research, service and innovation.
Videos from Commencement, including Anna Quindlen’s speech, can be found on YouTube.