Class of 2020 Celebration Page

"To do this work is to instill the basic principles of our democracy and its role in our future," says Michaela Chesin, this year's Journalism Commencement Speaker. "We will dig deep with pride and the hope of reaching the highest road we can seek: truth."  Watch her speech here.

Journalism faculty and staff can't wait to congratulate you in person when we can all meet again. Until then, here's a message to you from Journalism Department faculty and staff on this happy day.

"We're proud of you, we believe in you and we're rooting for you," says Washington Post reporter Dan Lamothe, class of '04. Watch his video message to you for four smart tips as you begin your career.