May 27, 2003

Emory’s 2003 graduates face a stage that is covered by a brand-new awning during the main ceremony. Photo by University Photography.

Peter Dowell has his regalia adjusted by religion’s Bobbi Patterson as he takes part in his last Baccalaureate as senior associate dean of Emory College. Photo by Jon Rou.

6-year-old Arjun Reddy tries on his uncle Sanjeev Reddy’s (’03C) mortarboard. Photo by University Photography.

President Bill Chace and Board of Trustees Chair Ben Johnson pose with honorary degree recipients Seamus Heaney, Anthony Fauci, David Levering Lewis and Carlton “Sam” Young. Photo by Kay Hinton.

Parents and families scrambled to get just the right Kodak moment of their graduates at Oxford's Commencement. Photo by Ann Borden.

Seun Abolaji, ‘03C, poses with his happy parents, John and Grace. Photo by Jon Rou.

Kathryn Curran, ’03C, receives congratulations from her proud dad, Dean Jim Curran of the Rollins School of Public Health.
Photo by Jon Rou.

Amy Meyer, ’03C, blows some festive bubbles.
Photo by University Photography.

Summer Kalwani, ’03L, uses her eyewear to remind everyone what year it is. Photo by University Photography.

Institutional Advancement volunteers Judy King and Matt Engelhardt serve Cokes to thirsty Commencement-goers.
Photo by University Photography.

Josh Kanis (left) and Seth Kline, both ’03C, who met four years ago in a climatology class, exchange high-fives. Photo by University Photography.

Keynote speaker Seamus Heaney exchanges handshakes with another scholar of Irish literature, President Bill Chace. Photo by Ann Borden.