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May 2004

Commencement 2004

Happy Graduates

Students celebrate on The Ellipse. [LISTEN to Conferring of Degrees/Use RealPlayer.]

President Trachtenberg

President Trachtenberg. [LISTEN to the President's Charge/Use RealPlayer.]

Honorary Degree Recipients

From left: Board of Trustees Chair Charles Manatt; Honorary Degree Recipients Gail Kern Paster, Luther W. Brady, Leon M. Lederman, and John M. Shalikashvili; and University President Stephen Joel Trachtenberg.


University Community Celebrates Commencement

More than 5,500 students joined the ranks of graduates on May 16 as GW's Commencement on the Ellipse highlighted the weekend's events.
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Remarks of Honorary Degree Recipients [Transcripts and Audio]

Remarks of Student Speakers [Transcripts and Audio]

President Trachtenberg's Charge to the Graduates [Transcript and Audio]

17 Faculty Members Elevated to Emeritus Rank

Doctoral Recipients Reach the Academic Summit

Students, Families Honor Faith Traditions at Interfaith Baccalaureate
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GW Honors Distinguished Alumni
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“GW Award” Given to Three Individuals

Trachtenberg Prizes Awarded to Faculty

Two Students Earn Inaugural Prize for Social Consciousness

A Monumental Celebration
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Naval ROTC Holds Commissioning Ceremony View Photos

Backstage at Commencement

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