Photo 1 by Michael Kloss.  Photos 2-23 by Emory Photo-Video

A more comprehensive gallery—worthy of the thousands of amazing images captured by our friends in Emory Photo-Video—is in progress. In the meantime, we hope that you enjoy this brief glimpse of Commencement activities. If you look carefully, you may even catch Sean Penn filming Emory's Commencement for his movie Into the Wild. For more on Commencement, visit

Watch the 2009 Commencement Address by Vicente Fox.