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Class of 2021 commencement preview

The Class of 2021 has demonstrated what it means to be resilient. The Chronicle is here to celebrate their accomplishments in preparation for Sunday's commencement ceremony.

Below, you'll find a revisiting of the last decade's commencement speakers, reviews of the years that seniors have spent at Duke, a look into this year's honorary degree recipients and much more. In order, from top to bottom:

  1. Revisiting Duke’s commencement speakers from the last decade
  2. Seniors reflect on their time at Duke
  3. Freshman Year
  4. Sophomore Year
  5. Junior Year
  6. Senior Year
  7. Honorary degree recipient profiles
  8. The Class of 2021's senior photos
  9. Upcoming graduate and professional commencement events


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