2013 Undergraduate Commencement

North­eastern cel­e­brated its 111th com­mence­ment at TD Garden on Friday, May 3, 2013.

Photos by Brooks Canaday and Mary Knox Merrill.

  • Graduating seniors pin one another as new members of Northeastern's alumni community.

  • Students entered the TD Garden ahead of the undergraduate ceremony.

  • Graduates greeted friends and family as they waited for Commencement to begin.

  • Northeastern's "Golden Graduates," members of the Class of 1963, attended the ceremony.

  • Students packed the TD Garden in Boston for Northeastern's 111th Commencement exercises.

  • Boston Police Commissioner Edward F. Davis III, center with diploma, was presented an honorary degree on behalf of the first responders and law enforcement who sprung into action following the Boston Marathon bombings.

  • Many students personalized their cap and gown to stand out among their peers.

  • A student waves from the floor of the TD Garden.

  • College of Computer and Information Science graduate Bryan Ash shows off his diploma.

  • A Bouvé College of Health Sciences graduate showed off her college with a decorated mortarboard.

  • Boston Strong.

  • Students posed for photos before the ceremony began.

  • Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick greeted first responders and law enforcement.

  • Jim Yong Kim, president of the World Bank Group, delivered the undergraduate Commencement address.

  • Graduate students check out their diplomas during the graduate commencement ceremony in Matthews Arena.

  • President Joseph E. Aoun shakes hands with Nikesh Arora, senior vice president and chief business officer at Google, who delivered the graduate commencement address and received an honorary degree.

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