For more than 6,000 Johns Hopkins University students,
years of hard work, good times, intellectual intensity
and personal growth reached their culmination in
The academic exercises ending the university's 132nd year
were held on Thursday, May 22, at Homewood Field.
At that ceremony, President William R. Brody — presiding
over his final commencement after 12 years as president —
conferred bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees and certificates
on graduates from all nine of the university's schools.
The schools also held diploma award ceremonies or other
convocations to further recognize the achievements of their