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Colorado College Commencement: May 17, 2004

  • Photos from Commencement 2004 (two pages)
  • Transcripts: Senior Class President Sally Gasper, commencement speaker Eric Schlosser, and Baccalaureate speaker Joan Sutherland.
  • PDF version of commencement program, including graduate listings
  • News -- coverage of this year's ceremonies
  • Parents page -- includes information and schedule for other commencement weekend events
  • Access story -- general information, including more on honorary degree recipients (see p. 2 and p. 7 of the publication, which is in PDF format)
  • "Best and Brightest" -- profiles of several accomplished members of the CC Class of 2004
  • List of commencement speakers at CC back to 1882 -- along with transcripts from most back to 1996
  • Schlosser's remarks at CC are included in a commencement roundup, along with speakers from other national liberal arts colleges at the website for the Annapolis Group.

New Yorker graduation cartoon: Graduate about to receive a diploma says 'Uh, no thank you.  I'll just stay another four years.'

By Bruce Eric Kaplan, from a May 1992 New Yorker (used with permission © -- see April-May issue of CC's campus newspaper, Access, for more commencement coverage.