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Articles: Commencement

Urbanist William Julius Wilson and the ever-activist Gloria Steinem

Photograph by Jim Harrison

Commencement

Harvard’s 2022 honorary-degree recipients

6.6.22

Commencement 2022

Photograph by Jim Harrison

Familiar preliminaries, but with many post-pandemic wrinkles for Harvard’s 371st Commencement, in-person again

5.26.22

Photograph by Jim Harrison

A gallery of Jim Harrison’s images from the unique Commencement celebrations for the classes of 2020, 2021, and 2022

5.26.22

Election results announced

5.26.22

Front row from left: Provost Alan Garber, President Lawrence S. Bacow, and the Right Honourable Jacinda Ardern Back row from left: Martha C. Nussbaum, Vicki L. Ruiz, William Julius Wilson, Jean-Jacques Muyembe-Tamfum, and Gloria Steinem
Photograph by Jim Harrison

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, Gloria Steinem, William Julius Wilson among those recognized—plus a world food humanitarian engaged in Ukraine

5.26.22

President Maia Sandu
Photograph by Jessica Scranton/Courtesy of Harvard Kennedy School of Government

A battler against corruption in a small, threatened nation

5.25.22

Loretta Lynch
Photograph by Martha Stewart/Courtesy of Harvard Law School

Loretta Lynch at Law School Class Day

5.25.22

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences honorands (clockwise from top left) Neil Harris, John Kamm, Vicki Sato, and Robert Zimmer

Courtesy of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Four alumni of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences are honored.

5.25.22

Danielle Allen

Danielle Allen 
Photograph by Katherine Taylor/Courtesy of the Harvard Graduate School of Design

Designing solutions to the “Great Pulling Apart”

5.25.22

Michelle Wu behind a lectern

Michelle Wu
Photograph by Jim Harrison

The Boston mayor shares her story at the College’s Class Day 2022.

5.25.22

The ROTC graduates salute the flag during the national anthem

Photograph by Jim Harrison

Eight graduates commissioned into the armed services at ROTC ceremony

5.25.22

Class of 2022 Senior Photograph on the steps on Widener Library
Photograph by Niko Yaitanes

President Bacow addressed seniors at an in-person Baccalaureate ceremony for the first time since 2019.

5.24.22

Theda Skocpol speaking at Sanders Theatre

Theda Skocpol
Photograph by Jim Harrison

Both poet and orator consider the “fundamental threats” facing graduates as Commencement begins.

5.24.22