Commencement 2015

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ALEXANDER BROWN/THE HOYA

Over 6,300 students graduated in 10 ceremonies this weekend.

Ban Reflects on Service in SFS Address

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ALEXANDER BROWN/THE HOYA

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon reflected on the importance of service and unity in a world filled with crises and opportunities during his address to the Class of 2015 at the School of Foreign Service’s commencement ceremony.

 

 

 

Rose Encourages Boldness, Hard Work

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ALEXANDER BROWN/THE HOYA

In journalist Charlie Rose’s commencement address to the Georgetown College Class of 2015, he encouraged graduates to seize the opportunities available to them and live life fully.

 

 

 

 

Patel Address Global Mental Health at NHS Commencement

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ALEXANDER BROWN/THE HOYA

Global mental health expert Vikram Patel spoke about mental health and health inequality in his address to the Class of 2015 at the commencement ceremony for the School of Nursing and Health Studies.

 

 

 

Chao Explores Entrepreneurship at MSB Commencement

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ALEXANDER BROWN/THE HOYA

Former Secretary of Labor Elaine Chao spoke about the importance of entrepreneurship in a free market society yesterday during her address to the Class of 2015 at the McDonough School of Business’ commencement ceremony.

 

 

 

Valedictorians Talk Exemplary Academic Records

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ALEXANDER BROWN/THE HOYA

Six students were honored as valedictorians and Dean’s Medal recipients this weekend for achieving the highest GPAs in their respective schools, with a tie between three students in the College of Arts and Sciences.

 

 

SFS-Q Honors Graduates

Seniors at the School of Foreign Service in Qatar graduated during an official commencement ceremony held on the university’s Education City campus Thursday, May 7. The seventh graduating class of 57 seniors received their Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service degrees, available in international politics, international economics, international history and culture and politics.

Seniors End College Career with Week, Gift

The Class of 2015 kicked off graduation ceremonies after Senior Week at the senior convocation ceremony in McDonough Arena Thursday. A highlight of the convocation ceremony was the presentation of the senior class gift. This year’s class raised a total of $146,475.61, combining the help of 1,276 donating seniors and an additional gift of $75,000 from the Board of Regents.

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