Class of 2021

The 216th Commencement of Bowdoin College was held on Saturday, May 22, 2021.

216th Commencement Program (pdf)

Click here for images from the 2021 Commencement.

Virtual Fireside Chats with 2021 Honorary Degree Recipients

DeRay Mckesson '07, a civil rights activist and the cofounder of Campaign Zero. The talk was moderated by Beth Kowitt '07, senior editor at Fortune.

Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Infectious Diseases. The discussion was moderated by Dr. Judith Currier '79, professor of medicine, UCLA Division of Infectious Diseases, UCLA Medical Center. 

Dr. Jessica Meir, NASA astronaut. This discussion was moderated by Alvin Hall '74, award-winning BBC broadcaster and educator, and host of the podcast "Driving the Green Book."