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Photos, speeches and video from SU’s 151st Commencement available online
Photos, speeches and video from SU’s 151st Commencement available onlineMay 17, 2005Matthew R. Snydermrsnyder@syr.edu
Syracuse University celebrated its 151st Commencement on Sunday, May 15, in joint exercises in the Carrier Dome with the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry. Nearly 5,000 graduating students were honored and the keynote address was delivered by Dr. Jane Goodall.
Several Commencement resources are available online:
- A gallery of hundreds of Commencement photos, taken at school and college convocations and at the ceremony itself, is available at http://photo.syr.edu.
- The full text of Goodall’s keynote address is at http://sunews.syr.edu/fullstory.asp?id=5100514.
- Video footage of the entire Commencement exercise, including Goodall’s speech, can be viewed at http://emc3.syr.edu/05comm.asx; a link to the required Windows Media Player is available at http://emc.syr.edu/tour/webcast/main.html.
- To purchase a full-length DVD or VHS video copy of the ceremony, visit http://emc.syr.edu/orderform.html.
- More information on SU’s 151st Commencement is available at http://www.syr.edu/calendars/commencement/.