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Yesterday's commencements

(Correction: Because of a reporting error, information regarding Worcester Polytechnic Institute in a list of commencements published in Sunday's City & Region section was incomplete. In addition to bachelor's and master's degrees, doctorates were also awarded.)

SUFFOLK UNIVERSITY, BOSTON

GRADUATES: 1,724

DEGREES: doctorate, master's, bachelor's, associate's

SPEAKER: Rudolph Giuliani, former mayor of New York City (law school commencement); David Gergen, US News & World Report columnist (undergraduate commencement)

HONORARY DEGREES: Giuliani; Helaine M. Barnett, president of Legal Services Corp.; William Delahunt, US representative, Democrat of Massachusetts; Gustavo A. Gelpi, US magistrate judge, District of Puerto Rico, at law school commencement. Gergen; Dr. Donald Berwick, chief executive officer of Institute for Healthcare Improvement; Edward F. DeGraan, vice chairman of Global Gillette; Alan Khazei, chief executive officer of City Year Inc.; Linda Whitlock, chief executive officer of Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston, at undergraduate commencement

TUFTS UNIVERSITY, MEDFORD

GRADUATES: 2,393

DEGREES: bachelor's, master's, doctorate

SPEAKER: Lance Armstrong, seven-time Tour de France champion

HONORARY DEGREES: Armstrong; William S. Cummings, president of Cummings Foundation; retired General Joseph P. Hoar, US Marine Corps; Lynn Margulis, geosciences professor at University of Massachusetts at Amherst; the Rev. Gloria E. White-Hammond, copastor of Bethel AME Church

ANNA MARIA COLLEGE, PAXTON

GRADUATES: 180

DEGREES: associate's, bachelor's, master's, certificates

SPEAKER: Dr. Timothy Johnson, medical consultant for ABC News

HONORARY DEGREES: Sister Mary Ellen King, congregational leader of the Sisters of St. Anne

BRANDEIS UNIVERSITY, WALTHAM

GRADUATES: 1,014

DEGREES: bachelor's, master's, doctorate

SPEAKER: His Royal Highness Prince El Hassan bin Talal of Jordan

HONORARY DEGREES: Prince El Hassan bin Talal; Tony Kushner, playwright; Mimi Silbert, president of The Delancey Street Foundation; Sidney Swartz, Timberland Co. chairman; Judith Swartz, his wife; Blenda J. Wilson, president and chief executive officer of The Nellie Mae Education Foundation

FRANKLIN W. OLIN COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING, NEEDHAM

GRADUATES: 66

DEGREES: bachelor's

SPEAKER: Lawrence W. Milas, president and director of the F.W. Olin Foundation

HONORARY DEGREES: None

SCHOOL OF THE

MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, BOSTON

GRADUATES: 204

DEGREES: bachelor's, master's, certificates

SPEAKER: Robbie Conal, art columnist

HONORARY DEGREES: None

SMITH COLLEGE ,

NORTH HAMPTON

GRADUATES: 788

DEGREES: bachelor's, master's, diplomas, certificates

SPEAKER: Jane Harman, US representative, Democrat of California

HONORARY DEGREES: Harman; Jewel Plummer Cobb, scientist and educator; Paula Deitz, editor of The Hudson Review magazine; Ruth Ozeki Lounsbury, filmmaker and author; Jody Williams, Nobel Peace Prize recipient

LASELL COLLEGE,

NEWTON

GRADUATES: 210

DEGREES: bachelor's, master's

SPEAKER: the Rev. Peter J. Gomes, professor and American Baptist minister

HONORARY DEGREES: Gomes

LESLEY UNIVERSITY, CAMBRIDGE

GRADUATES: 3,488

DEGREES: bachelor's, master's, doctorate

SPEAKER: Michael Dukakis, former governor of Massachusetts; Katherine Dukakis, former first lady of Massachusetts; Dr. Theodore Landsmark, chief executive officer of the Boston Architectural Center and president-elect for the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture

HONORARY DEGREES: Michael and Katherine Dukakis; Landsmark

LONGY SCHOOL OF

MUSIC, CAMBRIDGE

GRADUATES: 60

DEGREES: diplomas, master's, certificates

SPEAKER: Aaron P. Dworkin, violinist and president of The Sphinx Organization

HONORARY DEGREES: None

CLARK UNIVERSITY, WORCESTER

GRADUATES: 1,014

DEGREES: bachelor's, master's, doctorate

SPEAKER: Paul Krugman, economist and New York Times columnist

HONORARY DEGREES: Robert J. Hurst, senior advisor to Crestview Partners; Evelyn M. Witkin, geneticist and professor emerita at Rutgers University; Clare Brett Smith, photographer

MERRIMACK COLLEGE, NORTH ANDOVER

GRADUATES: 460

DEGREES: master's, bachelor's, associate's

SPEAKER: Shonda Schilling, founder of the SHADE Foundation of America

HONORARY DEGREES: Schilling; the Rev. Patrick Akinrimisi, president of the Augustinian Federation of Africa; Dr. Rouzbeh Yassini, founder and chief executive officer of YAS Broadband Ventures LLC

NEWBURY COLLEGE, BOSTON

GRADUATES: 229

DEGREES: bachelor's, associate's

SPEAKER: Catherine D'Amato, president and chief executive officer of The Greater Boston Food Bank

HONORARY DEGREES : D'Amato; Sandra M. Edgerley, community volunteer; Paul A. La Camera, general manager of The WBUR Group

NEW ENGLAND CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC,

BOSTON

GRADUATES: 275

DEGREES: bachelor's, master's, doctorate

SPEAKER: Joan Tower, composer

HONORARY DEGREES: Tower; Janos Starker, cellist; Ran Blake, pianist; David Baker, jazz composer; Daniel Steiner, retiring New England Conservatory president

STONEHILL COLLEGE, EASTON

GRADUATES: 556

DEGREES: bachelor's, master's

SPEAKER: Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick, archbishop of Washington

HONORARY DEGREES: McCarrick; Judith Block McLaughlin, senior lecturer at the Harvard University Graduate School of Education; John Harrington, executive director of the Yawkey Foundation and former chief executive officer of the Boston Red Sox; Brother Richard Kyle, member of the Congregation of Holy Cross

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