Commencement 2013

Full coverage of Northeastern's 111th Commencement exercises


Marathon first responders honored at Commencement

At Northeastern’s 111th under­grad­uate Com­mence­ment cer­e­mony, the uni­ver­sity cel­e­brated the Class of 2013 and pre­sented an hon­orary degree to the first respon­ders and law enforce­ment who self­lessly sprung into action fol­lowing the Boston Marathon bombings.

Northeastern Commencement Day 2013

Stu­dents, family, friends, and uni­ver­sity leaders gath­ered in cel­e­bra­tion at the TD Garden and Matthews Arena on May 3, 2013 for the University’s Com­mence­ment exer­cises. Jim Yong Kim, pres­i­dent of […]

Celebrating Commencement 2013

Northeastern University awarded nearly than 5,000 undergraduate and graduate degrees on May 3, 2013, capping a festive week on campus for graduates and their families.

Photos by Brooks Canaday and Mary Knox Merrill

Northeastern Commencement 2013

North­eastern Uni­ver­sity cel­e­brated its 111th com­mence­ment at TD Garden in Boston on May 3, 2013, at which more than 3,000 grad­u­ating seniors received diplomas. Video by Northeastern News


Law graduates urged to protect the future of the legal system

More than 200 grad­u­ating stu­dents of the School of Law were chal­lenged to shape the future of the legal system and take pro­fes­sional risks for the sake of jus­tice in a Com­mence­ment cer­e­mony on Friday after­noon at Matthews Arena.

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An uplifting evening with Kelly Clarkson and the Pops

Kelly Clarkson, accom­pa­nied by the Boston Pops and their lively con­ductor, Keith Lock­hart, per­formed Thursday night at Matthews Arena. Photo by Brooks Canaday.

Undergraduate Ceremony

Graduate Ceremony

School of Law Ceremony

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