The Berkeley Beacon

Friday, November 17, 2017

Commencement 2015: Continuing Coverage


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Class of 2015 graduates with laughter and words of wisdom

Over 900 students from the class of 2015 graduated from Emerson College on May 18 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.

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Robin Roberts, “Good Morning America” co-host, to deliver commencement speech

In two weeks, Robin Roberts will say “good morning” not to America—but to Emerson.

Meeting an early graduation with a sense of calm

With graduation looming, there’s always the fear that we’ll miss something, that one day we’ll wish we could go back or do things differently.

Honorary degrees ought to graduate from arbitrary past

Except for self-promotion, it's hard to see what the college gains by giving out these quasi-fake degrees—degrees that would cost normal students real money.

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Walking at graduation is not a neccessity for some seniors

For seniors, it can be an expensive event—besides the cap and gown, some have to pay for airfare or other travel costs to get back to Emerson’s Boston campus.