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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


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