Honorary Degree Recipients

  • Barbara Lipstadt speaking at a podium at Commencement

    Honorary degree recipient and ceremony speaker Deborah E. Lipstadt, MA'72, PhD'76 at Commencement 2019.

  • Following is a list of honorary degrees granted by the Trustees of Brandeis University.

    Note: This table is sortable by clicking on column headers.

    Name Degree Occasion Date
    Abella, Rosalie Silberman Laws 66th Commencement 2017, 05-21
    Abrams, Hannah W. Humane Letters Founders' Day 1986, 11-02
    Acheson, Dean Gooderham Humane Letters 5th Commencement 1956, 06-10
    Adams, Robert McCormick Humane Letters 41st Commencement 1992, 05-24
    Albee, Edward F. Humane Letters 28th Commencement 1979, 05-27
    Alberstein, Chava Music 67th Commencement 2018, 05-13
    Albright, Madeleine K. Laws 45th Commencement 1996, 05-19
    Allon, Yigal Laws 22nd Commencement 1973, 06-10
    Alpert, George Laws 2nd Commencement 1953, 06-14
    Altman, Stuart H. Humane Letters 40th Commencement 1991, 05-26
    Altmann, Alexander Humane Letters 28th Commencement 1979, 05-27
    Ancell, Nathan S. Humane Letters 39th Commencement 1990, 05-20
    Anderson, Marian Humane Letters 9th Commencement 1960, 06-12
    Anderson, Robert Orville Humane Letters  Wien International Scholarship Program  25th Convocation 1983, 11-13
    Anfinsen, Christian B. Science 26th Commencement 1977, 05-22
    Annenberg, Leonore Humane Letters  48th Commencement 1999, 05-23
    Annenberg, Walter H. Humane Letters 44th Commencement 1995, 05-21
    Appelfeld, Aharon Humane Letters  45th Commencement 1996, 05-19
    Arias, Oscar Laws 46th Commencement 1997, 05-25
    Aron, Raymond C.F. Humane Letters  27th Commencement 1978, 05-28
    Atkinson, Brooks Laws 14th Commencement 1965, 06-13
    Axelrod, James J. Humane Letters  6th Commencement 1957, 06-09
    Babbitt, Milton Humane Letters 40th Commencement 1991, 05-26
    Balanchine, George Humane Letters 14th Commencement 1965, 06-13
    Baldwin, Roger Nash Laws 18th Commencement 1969, 06-08
    Ball, George Humane Letters 22nd Commencement 1973, 06-10
    Banda, Hastings Kamuzu Laws 15th Anniversary Convocation 1963, 10-06
    Barak, Aharon Laws 52nd Commencement 2003, 05-18
    Baryshnikov, Mikhail Humane Letters 32nd Commencement 1983, 05-22
    Baumritter, Florence Humane Letters 35th Commencement 1986, 05-18
    Baumritter, Theodore Humane Letters 35th Commencement 1986, 05-18
    Beadle, George Wells Laws 15th Anniversary Convocation 1963, 10-06
    Beinfield, Victor H. Humane Letters 37th Commencement 1988, 05-29
    Belafonte, Harry Humane Letters 40th Commencement 1991, 05-26
    Bell, Daniel Humane Letters 40th Commencement 1991, 05-26
    Bellow, Saul Humane Letters 23rd Commencement 1974, 05-19
    Ben-Gurion, David Laws Ben-Gurion Convocation 1960, 03-09
    Benjamin, Robert Saul Humane Letters 20th Commencement 1971, 06-13
    Benton, William Laws 17th Commencement 1968, 06-09
    Benzer, Seymour Science 27th Commencement 1978, 05-28
    Berger, Clarence Q. Humane Letters 22nd Commencement 1973, 06-10
    Bergson, Abram Humane Letters 34th Commencement 1985, 05-19
    Berlin, Sir Isaiah Laws 16th Commencement 1967, 06-11
    Bernstein, Leonard Humane Letters 8th Commencement 1959, 06-07
    Bernstein, Marver Hillel Humane Letters 32nd Commencement 1983, 05-22
    Berry, George Packer Humane Letters 13th Commencement 1964, 06-07
    Beveridge, Lord Humane Letters 10th Commencement 1961, 06-11
    Bial '87, Deborah Humane Letters 61st Commencement 2012, 05-20
    Bibring, Grete Lehner Humane Letters 17th Commencement 1968, 06-09
    Bishop, Elizabeth Humane Letters 27th Commencement 1978, 05-28
    Blackburn, Elizabeth Science 53rd Commencement    2004, 05-23
    Bloch, Felix Laws 19th Commencement 1970, 06-06
    Bok, Derek Humane Letters 42nd Commencement 1993, 05-23
    Bonner, Elena Humane Letters 41st Commencement 1992, 05-24
    Booker, Cory A. Humane Letters 58th Commencement 2009, 05-17
    Boorstin, Daniel J. Humane Letters 37th Commencement 1988, 05-29
    Bowker, Albert Hosmer Laws 21st Commencement 1972, 06-11
    Brademas, Stephen John Humane Letters 16th Commencement 1967, 06-11
    Bradley, Tom Laws 24th Commencement 1975, 06-01
    Branscombe, Harvie Laws 7th Commencement 1958, 06-08
    Branson, Herman Russell Humane Letters 21st Commencement 1972, 06-11
    Brauer, Richard D. Science 24th Commencement 1975, 06-01
    Brennan Jr., William J. Laws 35th Commencement 1986, 05-18
    Brenner, Sydney Science 61st Commencement 2012, 05-20
    Breyer, Stephen Laws 51st Commencement 2002, 05-26
    Brokaw, Tom Humane Letters 54th Commencement 2005, 05-22
    Bronfman, Charles R. Humane Letters 41st Commencement 1992, 05-24
    Bronk, Detlev W. Science 6th Commencement 1957, 06-09
    Brooks, David Humane Letters 60th Commencement 2011, 05-22
    Brooks-Randolph, Angie Humane Letters 20th Commencement 1971, 06-13
    Buchwald, Art Humane Letters 36th Commencement 1987, 05-17
    Buergenthal, Thomas Laws 60th Commencement 2011, 05-22
    Bunche, Ralph Johnson Laws 9th Commencement 1960, 06-12
    Bundy, McGeorge Laws  12th Commencement 1963, 06-09
    Bunn, Edward Bernard Laws 7th Commencement 1958, 06-08
    Bunting, Mary Ingraham Science 21st Commencement 1972, 06-11
    Burns, Arthur Frank Laws Wien International Scholarship Program  25th Convocation 1983, 11-13
    Burns, George Humane Letters Los Angeles Ceremony 1993, 06-24
    Calderone, Mary S. Science 24th Commencement 1975, 06-01
    Canada, Geoffrey Humane Letters 63rd Commencement 2014, 05-18
    Canham, Erwin Dain Humane Letters 15th Commencement 1966, 06-12
    Carmi, Rivka Science 68th Commencement 2019, 05-19
    Carnovsky, Gertrude Master of Arts 28th Commencement 1979, 05-27
    Caro, Anthony Alfred Humane Letters 29th Commencement 1980, 05-25
    Carroll, James Humane Letters 57th Commencement 2008, 05-18
    Case, Harold Claude Laws 10th Commencement 1961, 06-11
    Caspersson, Torbjorn Oskar Science Science Convocation 1965, 11-07
    Cassin, Rene Samuel Laws 18th Commencement 1969, 06-08
    Cater, Douglass Humane Letters 16th Commencement 1967, 06-11
    Chagall, Marc Laws 9th Commencement 1960, 06-12
    Chandler, Alvin Duke Laws 7th Commencement 1958, 06-08
    Chavez-Thompson, Linda Humane Letters 50th Commencement 2001, 05-20
    Chihuly, Dale Fine Arts 49th Commencement 2000, 05-21
    Chisholm, Brock Humane Letters 9th Commencement 1960, 06-12
    Clark, Kenneth B. Humane Letters 40th Anniversary Convocation 1988, 10-08
    Clark, William Ramsey Laws 18th Commencement 1969, 06-08
    Cleveland, James Harlan Laws 20th Commencement 1971, 06-13
    Cohen, Benjamin V. Laws 24th Commencement 1975, 06-01
    Cohen, Gerson David Humane Letters 36th Commencement 1987, 05-17
    Cohen, Maurice Humane Letters 34th Commencement 1985, 05-19
    Cohen, Saul G. Science 35th Commencement 1986, 05-18
    Cohen, Wilbur Joseph Humane Letters 17th Commencement 1968, 06-09
    Cohn, Mildred Science 33rd Commencement 1984, 05-20
    Coleman, Mary Sue Science 67th Commencement 2018, 05-13
    Commager, Henry Steele Laws Library Convocation 1959, 11-08
    Compton, Arthur Holly Science 6th Commencement 1957, 06-09
    Conlon, James Joseph Humane Letters 58th Commencement 2009, 05-17
    Coolidge, Harold J. Science 19th Commencement 1970, 06-06
    Coombs, Philip Hall Laws 11th Commencement 1962, 06-10
    Copland, Aaron Humane Letters 6th Commencement 1957, 06-09
    Cordier, Andrew W. Laws 15th Commencement 1966, 06-12
    Cori, Carl Ferdinand Science Science Convocation 1965, 11-07
    Cotler, Irwin Laws 56th Commencement 2007, 05-20
    Cousins, Norman Humane Letters 18th Commencement 1969, 06-08
    Cousteau, Jacques-Yves Science 19th Commencement 1970, 06-06
    Cox, Archibald Laws 40th Anniversary Convocation 1988, 10-08
    Cronkite, Walter L. Humane Letters 36th Commencement 1987, 05-17
    Crown, Lester Humane Letters 53rd Commencement 2004, 05-23
    Cushing, Richard Cardinal Humane Letters 13th Commencement 1964, 06-07
    Cutler, Arnold R. Laws 33rd Commencement 1984, 05-20
    Dalai Lama, His Holiness the 14th (Tenzin Gyatso) Humane Letters Convocation 1998, 05-08
    Danielsen, Albert V. Humane Letters 22nd Commencement 1973, 06-10
    Davidson, George F. Humane Letters 10th Commencement 1961, 06-11
    Dibner, Bern Science 26th Commencement 1977, 05-22
    Dillard, Irving Civil Law 5th Commencement 1956, 06-10
    Dinitz, Simcha Laws 28th Commencement 1979, 05-27
    Doctorow, E.L. Humane Letters 38th Commencement 1989, 05-21
    Dori, Yaacov Laws 13th Commencement 1964, 06-07
    Douglas, Paul Howard Laws 2nd Commencement 1953, 06-14
    Dresselhaus, Mildred Science 65th Commencement 2016, 05-22
    Drinan S.J., Robert Humane Letters 51st Commencement 2002, 05-26
    Dubinsky, David Humane Letters 15th Commencement 1966, 06-12
    Duhig, Charles Warner Humane Letters 20th Commencement 1971, 06-13
    Eban, Abba Laws 7th Commencement 1958, 06-08
    Edelman, Marian Wright Humane Letters 37th Commencement 1988, 05-29
    Eilenberg, Samuel Science 29th Commencement 1980, 05-25
    Elath, Eliahu Laws 12th Commencement 1963, 06-09
    Epstein, Rubin Humane Letters 29th Commencement 1980, 05-25
    Evans, Maurice Laws Phi Beta Kappa Convocation 1961, 10-08
    Eizenstat, Stuart Laws 50th Commencement 2001, 05-20
    Fairbank, John K. Humane Letters 28th Commencement 1979, 05-27
    Farber, Leonard L. Humane Letters 38th Commencement 1989, 05-21
    Farber, Sidney Humane Letters 12th Commencement 1963, 06-09
    Farmer, Paul Humane Letters 59th commencement 2010, 05-23
    Farrell, Suzanne Fine Arts 64th Commencement 2015, 05-17
    Feinberg, Abraham Laws 10th Commencement 1961, 06-11
    Feldberg, Max Humane Letters 21st Commencement 1972, 06-11
    Feldberg, Stanley H. Humane Letters 35th Commencement 1986, 05-18
    Fierman, Harold L. Laws 23rd Commencement 1974, 05-19
    Finkelstein, Louis Laws 21st Commencement 1972, 06-11
    Fisher, Max M. Humane Letters 46th Commencement 1997, 05-25
    Fogarty, John Edward Laws 10th Commencement 1961, 06-11
    Folkman, Judah Science 56th Commencement 2007, 05-20
    Ford, John Humane Letters 14th Commencement 1965, 06-13
    Ford, Joseph F. Humane Letters 4th Commencement 1955, 06-12
    Foster, Henry L. Humane Letters 34th Commencement 1985, 05-19
    Frankenthaler, Helen Humane Letters 31st Commencement 1982, 05-23
    Frankfurter, Felix Humane Letters 5th Commencement 1956, 06-10
    Franklin, John Hope Humane Letters 34th Commencement 1985, 05-19
    Freund, Paul A. Laws 23rd Commencement 1974, 05-19
    Friedman '75, Thomas L. Humane Letters 40th Anniversary Convocation 1988, 10-08
    Friend, Charlotte Science 35th Commencement 1986, 05-18
    Friendly, Henry Jacob Laws 17th Commencement 1968, 06-09
    Fuchs, Lawrence Humane Letters 51st Commencement 2002, 05-26
    Fuller, R. Buckminster Humane Letters 19th Commencement 1970, 06-06
    Galbraith, John Kenneth Laws 15th Anniversary Convocation 1963, 10-06
    Gallagher, Buell Gordon Laws 3rd Commencement 1954, 06-13
    Gardner, John William Laws 12th Commencement 1963, 06-09
    Gayle, Helene D. Humane Letters 57th Commencement 2008, 05-18
    Geertz, Clifford Humane Letters 33rd Commencement 1984, 05-20
    Gehry, Frank O. Humane Letters 51st Commencement 2002, 05-26
    Geremek, Bronislaw Laws 48th Commencement 1999, 05-23
    Gertner, Nancy Laws 60th Commencement 2011, 05-22
    Giamatti, A. Bartlett Humane Letters 35th Commencement 1986, 05-18
    Gielgud, Sir John Laws 14th Commencement 1965, 06-13
    Gilbert, Frank Brandeis Humane Letters 65th Commencement 2016, 05-22
    Gilbert, Susan Brandeis Humane Letters 15th Anniversary Convocation 1963, 10-06
    Ginsburg, Ruth Bader Laws 45th Commencement 1996, 05-19
    Ginzberg, Louis Humane Letters 2nd Commencement 1953, 06-14
    Glass, Philip Music 40th Anniversary Convocation 1988, 10-08
    Glatzer, Nahum Humane Letters 22nd Commencement 1973, 06-10
    Glenn, John H. Laws 48th Commencement 1999, 05-23
    Glueck, Nelson Humane Letters Phi Beta Kappa Convocation 1961, 10-08
    Goldberg, Arthur J. Laws 15th Commencement 1966, 06-12
    Goldberg, Whoopi Humane Letters 46th Commencement 1997, 05-25
    Goldberger, Marvin L. Science 40th Commencement 1991, 05-26
    Goldfarb, Jacob Humane Letters 15th Anniversary Convocation 1963, 10-06
    Goldman, Richard N. Humane Letters 51st Commencement 2002, 05-26
    Goldmann, Nahum Humane Letters 27th Commencement 1978, 05-28
    Goldstein, Edward Humane Letters Founders' Day 1986, 11-02
    Goldstein, Israel Humane Letters 7th Commencement 1958, 06-08
    Goldstein, Nathaniel L. Laws 25th Commencement 1976, 05-30
    Goldstone, Richard J. Laws 53rd Commencement 2004, 05-23
    Gombrich, Sir Ernst Humane Letters 30th Commencement 1981, 05-24
    Goodman, Benny Music 35th Commencement 1986, 05-18
    Gould, Laurence McKinley Laws Phi Beta Kappa Convocation 1961, 10-08
    Graham, Frank Porter Laws 9th Commencement 1960, 06-12
    Graham, Martha Humane Letters 12th Commencement 1963, 06-09
    Gray, Hanna Holborn Humane Letters 32nd Commencement 1983, 05-22
    Greenberg, Alan C. Humane Letters 38th Commencement 1989, 05-21
    Greenberg, Irving Humane Letters Founders' Day 1986, 11-02
    Gregorian, Vartan Humane Letters 62nd Commencement 2013, 05-19
    Grennan, Jacqueline Humane Letters 17th Commencement 1968, 06-09
    Griswold, Erwin Nathaniel Laws 5th Commencement 1956, 06-10
    Gruening, Ernest Laws 8th Commencement 1959, 06-07
    Gruenther, Alfred M. Humane Letters 8th Commencement 1959, 06-07
    Guerard, Albert Leon Letters 6th Commencement 1957, 06-09
    Gutman, Israel Humane Letters 58th Commencement 2009, 05-17
    Guttmacher, Dr. Alan F. Science 19th Commencement 1970, 06-06
    Haber, William Laws 24th Commencement 1975, 06-01
    Hale, Mother Clara Humane Letters 39th Commencement 1990, 05-20
    Halle, Morris Science 38th Commencement 1989, 05-21
    Hambro, Edvard Isak Laws 20th Commencement 1971, 06-13
    Hampton, Henry E. Humane Letters 42nd Commencement 1993, 05-23
    Harlan II, John Marshall Humane Letters Chapel Dedication 1955, 10-30
    Harman, Avraham Humane Letters 15th Commencement 1966, 06-12
    Harriman, William Averell Laws 16th Commencement 1967, 06-11
    Harris, Patricia Laws 22nd Commencement 1973, 06-10
    Hassenfeld, Sylvia K. Humane Letters 47th Commencement 1998, 05-24
    Hayes, (MacArthur) Helen Humane Letters 13th Commencement 1964, 06-07
    Heald, Henry Townley Humane Letters 15th Commencement 1966, 06-12
    Heard, George Alexander Humane Letters 34th Commencement 1985, 05-19
    Heaton, Leonard Dudley Humane Letters 13th Commencement 1964, 06-07
    Heckscher, August Humane Letters 13th Commencement 1964, 06-07
    Hellman, Lillian Humane Letters 4th Commencement 1955, 06-12
    Helmsley, Harry B. Humane Letters 23rd Commencement 1974, 05-19
    Henry, David Dickinson Humane Letters 16th Commencement 1967, 06-11
    Herter, Christian A. Laws 4th Commencement 1955, 06-13
    Herzog, Chaim Laws Herzog Convocation 1987, 11-15
    Hesburgh, Theodore M. Laws 11th Commencement 1962, 06-10
    Hewitt, Don S. Humane Letters 39th Commencement 1990, 05-20
    Hexter, Maurice B. Humane Letters 10th Commencement 1961, 06-11
    Hiatt, Jacob Humane Letters 26th Commencement 1977, 05-22
    Hindus, Milton Humane Letters Founders' Day 1986, 11-02
    Hironaka, MA'64, Wakako K. Laws Founders' Day 1987, 10-24
    Hirschfeld, Al Humane Letters 38th Commencement 1989, 05-21
    Hodes, Richard Science 62nd Commencement 2013, 05-19
    Hoffman, Paul G. Laws 4th Commencement 1955, 06-12
    Hoffmann, Roald Humane Letters 46th Commencement 1997, 05-25
    Hokin, Edwin E. Humane Letters 28th Commencement 1979, 05-27
    Holbrooke, Richard Laws 52nd Commencement 2003, 05-18
    Holland, Agnieszka Creative Arts 65th Commencement 2016, 05-22
    Holland, Kenneth Laws 16th Commencement 1967, 06-11
    Horne, Marilyn Bernice Humane Letters 58th Commencement 2009, 05-17
    Hornstein, Benjamin S. Humane Letters Founders' Day 1986, 11-02
    Hrabowski III, Freeman A. Humane Letters 67th Commencement 2018, 05-13
    Humphrey, Hubert H. Laws 10th Commencement 1961, 06-11
    Inouye, Daniel K. Laws 39th Commencement 1990, 05-20
    Jaffe, Meyer Humane Letters 6th Commencement 1957, 06-09
    Jakobson, Max Laws 20th Commencement 1971, 06-13
    Jakobson, Roman Humane Letters 30th Commencement 1981, 05-24
    Javits, Jacob K. Laws 33rd Commencement 1984, 05-20
    Jessup, Philip Caryl Laws 20th Commencement 1971, 06-13
    Jin, MA'89, PhD'93, Ha Humane Letters 54th Commencement 2005, 05-22
    Johnson, Alvin Saunders Humane Letters 3rd Commencement 1954, 06-13
    Johnson, Philip Humane Letters 39th Commencement 1990, 05-20
    Jones, Quincy Music 41st Commencement 1992, 05-24
    Jordan, Barbara C. Laws 25th Commencement 1976, 05-30
    Jordan Jr., Vernon E. Laws 19th Commencement 1970, 06-06
    Kamen, Martin D. Science 40th Anniversary Convocation 1988, 10-08
    Kampelman, Max M. Laws 42nd Commencement 1993, 05-23
    Kaplan, Mordecai M. Humane Letters 11th Commencement 1962, 06-10
    Kaplan, Nathan O. Science 31st Commencement 1982, 05-23
    Katz, Milton Laws 21st Commencement 1972, 06-11
    Katzenbach, Nicholas Laws 20th Commencement 1971, 06-13
    Katzir, Ephraim Science Katzir Convocation 1975, 03-09
    Kay, Stephen B. Humane Letters 57th Commencement 2008, 05-18
    Kaye, Danny Humane Letters 21st Commencement 1972, 06-11
    Kaye, Judith S. Laws 59th Commencement 2010, 05-23
    Kelly, Ellsworth Fine Arts 62nd Commencement 2013, 05-19
    Kenney, Bamaby Conrad Humane Letters 15th Commencement 1966, 06-12
    Kennan, George Frost Laws Wien International Scholarship Program Convocation 1958, 10-12
    Kennedy, Edward M. Laws 24th Commencement 1975, 06-01
    Kennedy, John F. Laws Wien International Scholarship Program Convocation 1958, 10-12
    Keppel, Francis Humane Letters 15th Commencement 1966, 06-12
    Kerr, Clark Laws 13th Commencement 1964, 06-07
    Killian Jr., James R. Laws 7th Commencement 1958, 06-08
    Kimball, Dudley Fisher Laws 8th Commencement 1959, 06-07
    Kincaid, Jamaica Humane Letters 64th Commencement 2015, 05-17
    King, Coretta Scott Humane Letters 18th Commencement 1969, 06-08
    Kingston, Maxine Hong Humane Letters 40th Commencement 1991, 05-26
    Kistiakowsky, George B. Science 31st Commencement 1982, 05-23
    Klutznick, Philip M. Laws 23rd Commencement 1974, 05-19
    Knowles, Asa Smallidge Laws 17th Commencement 1968, 06-09
    Knopf, Alfred A. Humane Letters 12th Commencement 1963, 06-09
    Kohl, Helmut Laws 47th Commencement 1998, 05-24
    Kohn, Walter Science 30th Commencement 1981, 05-24
    Kollek, Teddy Humane Letters 41st Commencement 1992, 05-24
    Kolthoff, Izaak M. Science 23rd Commencement 1974, 05-19
    Koop, C. Everett Science 39th Commencement 1990, 05-20
    Koppel, Ted Humane Letters 51st Commencement 2002, 05-26
    Koshland Jr., Daniel E. Science 49th Commencement 2000, 05-21
    Kraft '64, Myra Hiatt Humane Letters 61st Commencement 2012, 05-20
    Krauschaar, Otto F. Laws 7th Commencement 1958, 06-08
    Krim, Mathilde Science 38th Commencement 1989, 05-21
    Kushner, Tony Humane Letters 55th Commencement 2006, 05-21
    Kuznets, Simon S. Humane Letters 24th Commencement 1975, 06-01
    Labouisse, H. Richardson Humane Letters Wien International Scholarship Program 25th Convocation 1983, 11-13
    Lamport, M.A.'63, Ph.D.'72, Leslie Science 66th Commencement 2017, 05-21
    Land, Edwin Herbert Science 29th Commencement 1980, 05-25
    Landau '68, Jon Music 68th Commencement 2019, 05-19
    Lander, Eric Science 63rd Commencement 2014, 05-18
    Laqueur, Walter Humane Letters 43rd Commencement 1994, 05-22
    Laserna, Mario Laws 11th Commencement 1962, 06-10
    Lauren, Ralph Humane Letters 45th Commencement 1996, 05-19
    Lawrence-Lightfoot, Sara Humane Letters 52nd Commencement 2003, 05-18
    Leach, Sir Edmund R. Humane Letters 25th Commencement 1976, 05-30
    Lehman, Herbert Laws 3rd Commencement 1954, 06-13
    Lemberg, Samuel Humane Letters 16th Commencement 1967, 06-11
    Lerman, Miles Humane Letters 44th Commencement 1995, 05-21
    Lerner, Gerda Humane Letters 38th Commencement 1989, 05-21
    Lerner, Max Humane Letters 31st Commencement 1982, 05-23
    Levenson '52, Paul E. Laws 36th Commencement 1987, 05-17
    Leventhal, Norman B. Humane Letters 39th Commencement 1990, 05-20
    Levi, Edward Hirsch Laws 17th Commencement 1968, 06-09
    Levy, Leonard W. Humane Letters Founders' Day 1987, 10-24
    Lewis, Bernard Humane Letters 42nd Commencement 1993, 05-23
    Lewis, John R. Humane Letters 47th Commencement 1998, 05-24
    Lewis, Sir W. Arthur Humane Letters 31st Commencement 1982, 05-23
    Libeskind, Daniel Humane Letters 56th Commencement 2007, 05-20
    Linowitz, Sol Laws 31st Commencement 1982, 05-23
    Linsey, Joseph M. Humane Letters 25th Commencement 1976, 05-30
    Lipmann, Fritz Humane Letters 8th Commencement 1959, 06-07
    Lipmann, Walter Laws 17th Commencement 1968, 06-09
    Lipshitz, Jacques Humane Letters Library Convocation 1959, 11-08
    Lipstadt, MA'72, PhD'76, Deborah E. Humane Letters 68th Commencement 2019, 05-19
    Liu, Cixin Arts 68th Commencement 2019, 05-19
    Lopez, Salvador Ponce Laws 18th Commencement 1969, 06-08
    Lowell, Ralph Laws Phi Beta Kappa Convocation 1961, 10-08
    Lown, Philip W. Humane Letters 19th Commencement 1970, 06-06
    Lubin, Isador Laws 15th Commencement 1966, 06-12
    Lunt, Alfred and Lynn Fontanne Humane Letters 14th Commencement 1965, 06-13
    Luria, Salvador E. Science 28th Commencement 1979, 05-27
    Lynch, P'17, Lisa M. Humane Letters 66th Commencement 2017, 05-21
    Lynch, Peter S. Humane Letters 50th Commencement 2001, 05-20
    Ma, Yo-Yo Humane Letters 60th Commencement 2011, 05-22
    Mabogunje '63, Oluwatope A. Science 40th Commencement 1991, 05-26
    MacKinnon '78, Roderick Science 54th Commencement 2005, 05-22
    MacLeish, Archibald Laws Library Convocation 1959, 11-08
    Mahoney, Margaret E. Humane Letters 38th Commencement 1989, 05-21
    Magruder, Calvert Laws 5th Commencement 1956, 06-10
    Mailman, Joseph L. Humane Letters 27th Commencement 1978, 05-28
    Mandel, P'73, Barbara A. Humane Letters 68th Commencement 2019, 05-19
    Mandel, Morton Humane Letters 38th Commencement 1989, 05-21
    Manuel, Frank E. Humane Letters 35th Commencement 1986, 05-18
    Marcus, Bernard Humane Letters 50th Commencement 2001, 05-20
    Marcus, Jacob R. Humane Letters 27th Commencement 1978, 05-28
    Martin, Luis Muñoz Humane Letters Phi Beta Kappa Convocation 1961, 10-08
    Maritain, Jacques Humane Letters Chapel Dedication 1955, 10-30
    Markey, Edward J. Laws 54th Commencement 2005, 05-22
    Marsalis, Wynton Humane Letters 45th Commencement 1996, 05-19
    Marshall, Margaret Hilary Laws 54th Commencement 2005, 05-22
    Marshall, Thurgood Humane Letters 10th Commencement 1961, 06-11
    Mason, Alpheus Humane Letters 22nd Commencement 1973, 06-10
    Mays, Benjamin E. Humane Letters 19th Commencement 1970, 06-06
    Mazer, William Humane Letters 26th Commencement 1977, 05-22
    McCarthy, Richard Dean Laws 19th Commencement 1970, 06-06
    McCollum, Elmer V. Humane Letters 8th Commencement 1959, 06-07
    McCormack, Elizabeth Jane Laws 21st Commencement 1972, 06-11
    McCree Jr., Wade Hampton Laws 29th Commencement 1980, 05-25
    McCullough, David Humane Letters 52nd Commencement 2003, 05-18
    McGill, Ralph Emerson Humane Letters 15th Anniversary Convocation 1963, 10-06
    Meir, Golda Laws Meir Convocation 1973, 03-06
    Mendel, Arthur Humane Letters 25th Commencement 1976, 05-30
    Mendes-France, Pierre Laws 8th Commencement 1959, 06-07
    Merton, Robert K. Humane Letters 32nd Commencement 1983, 05-22
    Metcalf, Keyes Dewitt Humane Letters Library Convocation 1959, 11-08
    Metzenbaum, Howard M. Laws Founders' Day 1986, 11-02
    Mfume, Kweisi Humane Letters 53rd Commencement 2004, 05-23
    Michaels, Edith Humane Letters 22nd Commencement 1973, 06-10
    Milhaud, Darius Humane Letters 4th Commencement 1955, 06-12
    Miller, Arthur Humane Letters 47th Commencement 1998, 05-24
    Miller, Jean Baker Humane Letters 36th Commencement 1987, 05-17
    Milosz, Czeslaw Humane Letters 32nd Commencement 1983, 05-22
    Mingus, Charles Humane Letters 23rd Commencement 1974, 05-19
    Minow, Newton N. Laws 15th Anniversary Convocation 1963, 10-06
    Misler, Albert D. Humane Letters Founders' Day 1987, 10-24
    Mitchell, George J. Laws 49th Commencement 2000, 05-21
    Modigliani, Franco Humane Letters 35th Commencement 1986, 05-18
    Momigliano, Arnoldo D. Humane Letters 26th Commencement 1977, 05-22
    Mondale, Walter F. Laws 30th Commencement 1981, 05-24
    Monro, John Usher Humane Letters 18th Commencement 1969, 06-08
    Morgan, Arthur Ernest Laws 21st Commencement 1972, 06-11
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