Slideshow: Columbia University Commencement 2014

Spectator Senior Staff Writer

As family and friends piled onto South Lawn and craned their necks toward Low Plaza, University President Lee Bollinger officially conferred degrees to the gradutes of Columbia’s 16 schools and two affiliate institutions—Barnard College and Teachers College—on Wednesday, May 21. Click below to check out photos of the 2014 University Commencement ceremony.

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    SEAS | Undergraduate students in the School of Engineering and Applied Science wave their red hammers before the ceremony begins.
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    SMILE | Students at Columbia’s 2014 University Commencement.
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    SPECTATORS | South Lawn transformed into a sea of cameras and phones, as family and friends watched the ceremony.
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    WHALE | Many graduates had inflatable toys at the ceremony, including a killer whale.
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    HANDS UP | During the degree candidate procession, a student turns to wave toward the crowd.
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    UNOCCUPY | One graduate from the Mailman School of Public Health wore a hat decorated with the word “UNOCCUPY,” representing the slogan “Un-occupy Mailman,” used earlier this year by students and faculty protesting the layoffs of two long-time Mailman professors.
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    SMILE | Students at Columbia’s 2014 University Commencement.
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    TIP OF THE HAT | Many students at Wednesday’s University Commencement wore decorations on their caps.
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    WAVE | Many graduates at Wednesday’s University Commencement sported flags of various nations, including the two Brazilian flags pictured.
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    SMILE | Columbia College students at Wednesday’s University Commencement.
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    TIP OF THE HAT | Many students at Wednesday’s University Commencement wore decorations on their caps.
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    REACH FOR THE SKY | Ayushi Roy, CC ’14 and the recipient of the Edward S. Brainard Prize, raises her arms in celebration at Wednesday’s University Commencement.
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    FLAGS UP | School of General Studies Dean of Students Tom Harford waves to GS graduates during the academic procession.
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    President and Dean | Barnard President Debora Spar and School of Engineering and Applied Science Dean Mary Boyce stand before the degree candidates of both schools.
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    FIST BUMP | School of General Studies Dean Peter Awn raises his hand toward the GS graduates.
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    ROAR, LION, ROAR | Columbia College Dean James Valentini calls out to the CC graduates in the crowd.
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    RED TAPE | As happened at the undergraduate schools’ Class Day ceremonies, students at University Commencement wore red tape on their caps to symbolize their support for student activists’ efforts to improve the University’s sexual assault policy.
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    TIP OF THE HAT | Many students at Wednesday’s University Commencement wore decorations on their caps.
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    PREZBO | University President Lee Bollinger addresses the graduates of Columbia’s 16 schools and two affiliate institutions.
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    HONORARIES | Editor of the New Yorker David Remnick, middle, talks with Cicely Tyson. Both received honorary degrees during Wednesday’s University Commencement.
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    SMILE | Columbia College students cheer at Wednesday’s University Commencement.
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    OPEN WIDE | Graduates from the College of Dental Medicine cheer for Dean Christian Stohler.
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    NEWSPAPER | Graduates of the Journalism School cheer on Dean Steve Coll.
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    THUMBS UP | After cracking a joke that many of the Journalism School graduates will end up in jail—a reference to University President Lee Bollinger’s address to the students, which focused on freedom of speech and the press—Dean Steve Coll gives a thumbs up motion.
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    HEALTH | Students from the College of Physicians and Surgeons hold up a banner for the Institute of Human Nutrition during University Commencement.
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    SMILE | Students at Columbia’s 2014 University Commencement.
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    DISGUISED | A student from the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences poses with a fake nose and eyebrows.
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    GLASSES | Kate Christensen, BC ’14, cheers as University Commencement comes to an end.
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    CHEER | Graduates of Barnard College celebrate as the 2014 University Commencement ceremony ends.

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