BU's Class of 1970: A glimpse inside convocation

We brought our Flip to the 1970 convocation on Sunday, May 16th, 2010, and watched over 200 Boston [...]University grads put on their caps and gowns together for the first time. The events at Kent State and the political climate in the United States in 1970 had led to the cancellation of their original commencement. Needless to say, this was a joyous and bittersweet day.

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