Commencement Coverage

GALLERY: Harvard Law School Commencement 2016

GALLERY: Harvard Law School Commencement 2016

May 27, 2016

On Thursday May 26, 2016, the Harvard Law School Class of 2016 officially became HLS graduates. Here is a look at their day of celebration, filled with families, friends, and some cute kids.

Reflections of the Class of 2016: Favorite Memory

May 27, 2016
Reflections of the Class of 2016: Favorite Memory

J.D.'s and LL.M's from the class of 2016 share some favorite memories of their time at HLS.

Harvard Law School celebrates the Class of 2016

May 27, 2016
Harvard Law School celebrates the Class of 2016

Words, scenes and sounds from the Harvard Law School 2016 Commencement ceremonies.

Dean Minow urges graduates to work together to change the world

May 26, 2016
Dean Minow urges graduates to work together to change the world

On May 26, 2016, on Holmes Field, Harvard Law School Dean Martha Minow congratulated the graduates, telling them, “You have made the law yours and the world will be better for it.”

GALLERY: Harvard Law School Class Day 2016

May 26, 2016
GALLERY: Harvard Law School Class Day 2016

Harvard Law School’s 2016 Class Day ceremony featured speeches by actor, producer, businesswoman and philanthropist Sarah Jessica Parker and Harvard Law School Professor Jeannie Suk, winner of the 2016 Albert M. Sacks-Paul A. Freund Award for Teaching Excellence.