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President Walsh's bio, speeches,
Thursday, June 1, 2006
Student Speaker: Sophie Kim
is still a place for institutions like Wellesley in our world,
where a woman’s ability, capacity, leadership and intellect
Commencement Speaker: Ophelia Dahl
"...Linking our own
lives and fates with those we can’t
see will, I believe, be the key to a decent shared future..."
Walsh's Charge to the Senior Class
graduates of Wellesley you will in time become leaders across
a wide swath of pursuits..."
Pinanski Prize Winners
Frank Bidart, English
Nolan Flynn, Chemistry
Ann Velenchik, Economics
Wellesley College Celebrates
Its 128th Commencement
Public Health Activist Ophelia Dahl Will Be
2006 Commencement Speaker
at Wellesley College
public health activist Ophelia Dahl will address the members
of the 544 members of the Class of 2006 and
their families and friends at Wellesley College’s 128th
Commencement Exercises on Thursday, June 1, at 10:30 a.m. on
Severance Green on the Wellesley, Mass., campus.
Local News Release Information
for 2006 Graduates
Sample press release for personal use in local papers.
of Key Events
and Department Receptions
of area lodging, including special Commencement accommodations.
Information about ASL interpreters,
wheelchair rental, and campus accessibility from the Director
of Disability Services, Jim Wice.
Photography and Videography
Historical look at Commencement Activities.
photos, and information about past commencement exercises.