159th Washington University Commencement: May 14 & 16, 2020

Doctor of Medicine candidates and their guests celebrated our graduates at the MD Pre-Commencement Reception Thursday evening, and at the all-university Commencement ceremony and the MD recognition ceremony on Friday.

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Congratulations, graduates!

Commencement messages to #WashU19 graduates spotlight truth, gratitude, perseverance and kindness.

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Flint whistleblower to address #WashU19 graduates

Flint whistleblower to address #WashU19 graduates

Pediatrician, scientist and public health expert Mona Hanna-Attisha, MD, MPH, helped expose the Flint Water Crisis and continues to lead recovery efforts.

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A need to help: ER calls to #WashU19 grad

A need to help: ER calls to #WashU19 grad

“I understand people feeling desperate,” says MD candidate Weston McCarron. “My goal is to get them to feel better. I’m finally on a career path that allows me to do good in the world.”

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MD candidate to give graduate student address

MD candidate to give graduate student address

Alexandra Keane will represent graduate students at all-university Commencement. Keane has earned numerous academic honors and spent five years playing point guard for WashU basketball.

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