Friday, June 1, 2007, 10:30 am
Severance Green, Wellesley College campus
Student Speaker: Yamini Jha
"...in answer to the recurring question of “why us?” – It is because our diverse class has the vision, power and, most of all, determination to elicit change in today’s divided world...." click here
Commencement Speaker: Madeleine Korbel Albright
"...real leadership comes from the quiet nudging of an inner voice. It comes from realizing...that the time has come to move beyond preparing to doing...." click here
President Diana Chapman Walsh's Charge to the Senior Class
"...Wellesley College truly is a place of gratitude, of hope, of love...." click here
Winners of the 2007 Pinanski Prize for Excellence in Teaching
Rachid Aadnani, Middle Eastern studies
John Cameron, biological sciences
Nancy Genero, psychology
Senior Prizes, including Trustee Scholars and Alumnae Prizes
Click here for a selection of photos.
Madeleine Albright Tells Graduates Leadership Is About Making a Difference
Former U.S. Secretary of State and Wellesley College alumna Madeleine K. Albright told the 560 members of the class of 2007 that it is time “to move beyond preparing to doing.”
Albright Is the 2007 Commencement Speaker
Secretary of State and Wellesley College alumna Madeleine
will address the 560
members of the class of 2007 and their families and friends
at Wellesley College’s 129th Commencement Exercises
Friday, June 1, at 10:30 am on Severance Green on the Wellesley
Yamini Jha Is the 2007 Student Commencement Speaker
On June 1, senior Yamini Jha will achieve two of her dreams: graduating from Wellesley College and serving as her class’s student commencement speaker.
News Release Information for 2007 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.