Commencement 2015

Commencement News

  • David Brooks to Graduates: “Commit”
  • Commencement Address by David Brooks
  • Valedictory to the Graduating Students by President Phil Hanlon ’77
  • Valedictory by Catherine Baker ’15
  • Tuck School of Business Investiture
  • Inaugural Graduate Studies Investiture
  • Tradition, Service, Responsibility for New Marines, Soldiers
  • David Brooks Talks Character Over Lunch With ’15s
  • Commencement 2015: By the Numbers
  • Dartmouth Honors Four Valedictorians and Eight Salutatorians
  • Portraits of Leadership: 2015 Class Marshals
  • Words, Wit, and Wisdom From 10 Commencement Speeches
  • Geisel School of Medicine Celebrates 88 Graduates
  • Graduate Studies Holds Its First Investiture
  • Times’ Columnist David Brooks Is Commencement Speaker

Profiles of Members of the Class of 2015

  • Leandra Pilar Barrett ’15 Studies Immigration Issues
  • Evan Griffith ’15: Researching Liturgical and Musical Links
  • Emmanuel Blankson ’15 Studies the Black Immigrant Experience
  • Olivia Holmes ’15 Investigates Virtual vs. Real Observations
  • Benjamin Bauer ’15 Digs Into Mineralogy and Geochemistry
  • Celebrating Undergraduate Research and Creativity: Elena Zinski ’15
  • more...

Honorary Degree Recipients

  • David Brooks (Doctor of Letters)
  • Russell L. Carson ’65 (Doctor of Humane Letters)
  • Steven Chu (Doctor of Science)
  • Earl Lewis (Doctor of Humane Letters)
  • William H. Neukom ’64 (Doctor of Humane Letters)
  • Terry Plank ’85 (Doctor of Science)
  • Valerie Steele ’78 (Doctor of Arts)

Past Commencement Speeches

2015 Commencement Address by David Brooks

2014 Commencement Address by Shonda Rhimes

See more past speeches on Dartmouth’s Youtube channel.