Approximately 3,275 students across all schools graduated from Tufts University on May 22 during a university-wide commencement ceremony that featured the awarding of honorary degrees to several academic, business and civic leaders making a positive impact on the world. Brendan Amorin, of Everett, graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering. In addition to the degree conferral, the ceremony featured an address by award-winning historian, scholar and writer Erika Lee.
Tufts University, which is located on campuses in Boston, Medford/Somerville and Grafton, Mass., and in Talloires, France, is one of the premier research universities in the United States. Tufts enjoys a global reputation for academic excellence and for the preparation of students as leaders in a wide range of professions.