Class of 2021 Weekend Schedule

Virtual Fireside Chats with 2021 Honorary Degree Recipients

 Wednesday, May 12. 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.

Wednesday, May 19. 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. 

Wednesday, May 26. 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." 

Wednesday, May 26 | Departmental Open Houses

Saturday, May 29 | Commencement Exercises

8:00 a.m.    Guests may begin to arrive for seating on the Quad

9:30 a.m.    The Processional Begins

10:00 a.m.  The 216th Commencement Exercises of Bowdoin College


Graduates during ceremony