Yale University Commencement and Class Day Photography
Photographs from a few past years of Yale University Commencement exercises are seen here focusing on celebrity honorary degree recipients.
54 imagesOn the 26th of May 2008, Yale University conferred the Honorary Doctor of Music Degree, Mus. D, to Sir Paul McCartney. This series of photographs document his arrival to Woodbridge Hall, the Procession to and the Commencement Ceremonies on Old Campus, New Haven, CT. Not to forget the 2000+ (not quite as famous) Yale Graduates that day, some B&W portraits bring us back to the purpose of the event. Custom Giclée prints on fine art paper are available.
23 imagesActor, Producer, Filmmaker Tom Hanks gives Class Day, Commencement, Speech at Yale University 22 May 2011. Old Campus, New Haven, CT. Photos preceding procession to the stage and of Hanks speaking before the audience of Yale '11 College Graduates and their guests.
84 imagesYale University Commencement Ceremonies and the confirming of Honorary Degrees 24 May 2009. Luminaries receiving degrees include Hillary Rodham Clinton and Bill T. Jones. Some images are unprocessed. Contact photographer before downloading for updated files.
121 imagesA selection of photographs of the 2009 Yale Commencement Ceremonies on Cross and Old Campus New Haven, CT. Including Honorary Degree recipients Hillary Clinton and Bill T Jones plus lots of candid photos of Students, Parents and Faculty.
15 imagesYale College Class of 2009 Class Day and guest speaker Christopher Buckley, 24 May