Commencement 2011 Highlights

Brandeis' newest alumni celebrate their achievements with fellow graduates, proud parents and friends

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Commencement speaker David Brooks and Brandeis President Fred Lawrence sent the Class of 2011 off into the world with good humor, serious challenges and upbeat assurances that, while life was about to change dramatically, graduates were leaving Brandeis with the necessary tools for building happy lives.

Before and after the ceremony, the campus swirled with crowds of gowned graduates and visiting relatives and friends from around the world.

In all 776 bachelor's degrees, 783 master's degrees, 88 doctoral degrees and 23 graduate certificates were awarded.

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