The E-News site has been inactive since February 2011 and may contain outdated information and/or broken links. For current and up-to-date Tufts news and information, please visit Tufts Now at http://now.tufts.edu.
Tufts University e-news

Search  GO >

this site tufts.edu people
 
Tufts University Logo Bottom Search Bottom  
left side photo

Tufts Celebrates 2001 Commencement

Tufts Celebrates 2001 Commencement

Medford/Somerville, Mass. [05.20.01] On Sunday, thousands of students, parents, faculty and alumni gathered on the Tufts Medford/Somerville campus for the 2001 Commencement ceremonies. During his keynote address to the Tufts audience, veteran journalist Jim Lehrer told the University's graduates to find happiness by taking risks.

 

John DiBiaggio's Baccalaureate Address

Jim Lehrer's Graduation Address

 

Excerpts from graduation speakers

Kofi Annan's Graduation address

Commencement Photo Gallery

Jim Lehrer's Honorary Degree

David McCullough's Honorary Degree

George McGovern's Honorary Degree

Helen Vendler's Honorary Degree

President's Closing Remarks

 

Related Stories
Featured Profile

Jumble