Saturday, May 9, 2015
Commencement Day Exercises were held on Saturday, May 9, 2015, at 11:00 a.m., under the tent on the College Campus.
On Saturday, May 9th, Emmanuel celebrated its 93rd Commencement Exercises on the College's campus. Archbishop of Boston Cardinal Seán Patrick O'Malley, O.F.M. Cap. delivered the Commencement address and received an honorary degree. Cardinal O'Malley was honored for his extraordinary leadership of the Archdiocese of Boston and his efforts to advance the Catholic Church's mission worldwide. Emmanuel also bestowed an honorary degree on James T. Brett, president and chief executive officer of The New England Council, for his superb advocacy on behalf of people and causes in New England. Both candidates exemplify the ideals of excellence and service that are at the core of Emmanuel's Catholic educational mission.