Thursday night’s festivities on Centennial Common will give graduates and their guests a chance to celebrate before Friday’s Commencement. The free event will feature food, live performances, and a Class of 2016 timeline created by graduating senior Julia Wilson. And be sure to check out the Northeastern Snapchat account for highlights from the event.
Senior Week festivities give Northeastern’s soon-to-be graduates a chance to revel in the final days before Commencement. Here’s a rundown of some of the events planned over the next week leading up to the big day.
Kerry, who is the United States’ top diplomat, will speak to a gathering of 25,000 graduates, family members, university leaders, and friends from around the world during Northeastern’s 114th Commencement exercises on May 6 at TD Garden.
About 440 graduate students in 12 master’s degree programs received their degrees on Thursday at Commencement, where President Joseph E. Aoun and alumnus Spencer Fung, group chief executive officer of Li & Fung, were among the distinguished speakers.
Several hundred members of the Northeastern community began a new tradition on Thursday evening, gathering on Centennial Common for CommencementFest to share in the joy of a seminal moment: Commencement.
While studying at Northeastern, Christie Civetta, SSH’15, has worked throughout the world to tackle the prevention of suicide and drug abuse. She’ll share her journey with her fellow graduates on May 8 when she delivers her Commencement address.
Northeastern University’s School of Law celebrated the more than 240 graduates in the Class of 2014 at commencement on Friday at Matthews Arena.
Northeastern University’s School of Law will celebrate the Class of 2014 at commencement on Friday afternoon at Matthews Arena.
Northeastern celebrated the Class of 2014 and presented honorary degrees to a group of influential leaders and scholars on Friday at the university’s 112th commencement exercises.
With all the the excitement around Northeastern’s commencement on Friday, the hashtag #2014 was trending nationally. Check out what people were saying about commencement and Northeastern’s Class of 2014.
Janet Napolitano Undergraduate commencement speaker Honorary degree: Doctor of Public Service Janet Napolitano is the 20th president of the University of California, having taken office in September 2013. She leads a […]
Emily Izzo, SSH’14, will deliver the student address at Northeastern’s 112th commencement on Friday morning at the TD Garden, where she will encourage fellow graduates to go out and explore all the world has to offer.