2019 Commencement Address Speaker –
Michael R. Bloomberg

Michael R. Bloomberg is an entrepreneur and three-term mayor of New York City whose innovations in government and philanthropy have made him a global leader on climate change, public health, education and other critical issues facing America and the world. During the Commencement ceremony, Bloomberg will also receive an honorary doctor of laws degree.

 

2019 HONORARY DEGREE RECIPIENTS

Each year, Washington University in St. Louis honors distinguished individuals at the May Commencement ceremony.

Carol Bruns Bauer

Doctor of Humane Letters

Theresa Ann Carrington

Doctor of Humanities

Joseph E. Madison

Doctor of Laws

George Peter Bauer

Doctor of Humane Letters

Wayne Fields

Doctor of Humane Letters

Charles Moen Rice III

Doctor of Science

2019 HONORARY GRAND MARSHAL

CLASS ACTS

A series in recognition of students who are changing the world through research, community engagement and innovation.