Speakers & Honorees

Wendy Kopp, CEO and Co-Founder of Teach For All and Founder and Chair of Teach For America, delivered the University’s 140th Commencement address. Bishop Peter D. Weaver, Executive Secretary of the Council of Bishops, gave the Baccalaureate address. Adolfo Gatti (CAS ’13) was the Student Speaker.

Also receiving honorary degrees were: Oscar-winning actor Morgan Freeman, and renowned biomedical engineer and the David H. Koch Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Robert S. Langer.

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Not just another face in the crowd: Find your family, friends, and yourself in the Commencement panorama. Photo by BU Photography, powered by GigaPan.