Commencement

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist, David Barstow, will deliver Gould’s Commencement Address on June 2, 2018.

David Barstow

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist, David Barstow, will deliver Gould’s 182nd Commencement Address on June 2, 2018

We’re excited to announce that David Barstow, senior writer at the New York Times and three-time Pulitzer Prize-winner, will deliver the keynote address at our Commencement exercises on Saturday, June 2, 2018. Read more about our featured speaker here.


End of Year and Commencement Schedule


Past Gould Commencement ceremonies:

2017

  • Commencement Address: Pious Ali (Portland City Councilor)
  • Valedictorian: Jialin “Sean” Xie ’17
  • Class Elect: Samuel McMillan ’17
  • Video: 181st Commencement
  • See more photos here

2016

2015

2014

  • Commencement Address: Sasha Rearick ’95 (U.S. Ski Team Men’s Head Coach)
  • Valedictorian: Marcello DeLuca ’14
  • Class Elect: Jongkuk “JK” Lee ’14
  • Video: 178th Commencement

2013

  • Commencement Address: Linda Greenlaw P ’10 (New York Times Bestselling Author)
  • Video: 177th Commencement

2012

  • Commencement Address: Dr. Frank Lee P’10 (Scientist, Executive, and Entrepreneur)
  • Valedictorian: Amalia “Molly” Siegel ’12
  • Class Elect: Jesse Tutor ’12
  • Video: 176th Commencement