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Saluting Winter 2020 graduates in a time of turmoil

Dec 18, 2020
The Ford School community came together to celebrate a significant milestone this week for 19 graduates as they earn their degrees in public policy. In a challenging year, and against the backdrop of a semester filled with online courses, Zoom...

Celebrating the 2020 graduating classes

Apr 29, 2020
The Ford School is proud to celebrate our classes of 2020 graduates—BAs, MPPs, MPAs, and PhDs—as they move forward to work on collaborative, creative solutions to complex challenges in the public, private, and not-for-profit sectors. Due to the...

Bon voyage, and best wishes to the graduating class of 2014

May 5, 2014
"You are not just graduates of a great university," Senator Carl Levin told the Ford School's centennial graduating class. "You are graduates of a school of public policy, which implies that you—your ideas and passions, your hard work and drive...

2021 Ford School Commencement

May 6, 2021 1:03:51

Watch or re-watch the full 2021 Ford School Commencement. Note: Due to a technical issue with the recording sent from Zoom, a few parts of this video had to be reconstructed from several different videos of the event. May 2021.

Ford School Class of 2020: Messages to Graduates

May 8, 2020 0:33:55

Hear messages from alumni, staff, faculty, and members of the policy community. You persevered in the height of a pandemic to complete your Ford School degree. Dance, toast, celebrate your accomplishments! You deserve it.

Paula Lantz: 2019 Ford School Commencement

May 9, 2019 0:11:42

Paula Lantz, associate dean for academic affairs and the James B. Judak Profefssor of Health Policy at the Ford School, speaks during the 2019 Ford School Commencement. 

2017 Ford School Commencement

Apr 29, 2017 1:54:13

2017 Ford School Commencement featuring the Charge to the Class by Sheldon H. Danziger. Also featuring, Susan Collins, Paul Courant, Jonathan Hanson, Bilal Baydoun & Joseph Shea. April, 2017.

2016 Ford School Commencement

Apr 30, 2016 1:34:00

The 2016 Gerald R. Ford School Commencement featuring Susan Collins, Hardy Vieux, Yazier Henry, Alexis Farmer, and Grace Evans. April, 2016.

2015 Ford School Commencement

May 2, 2015 1:15:07

The 2015 Ford School Commencement ceremony. Senator Debbie Stabenow gives the Charge to the Class. May, 2015.

2014 Commencement Ceremony

Oct 1, 2014 1:39:31

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy. The Charge to the Class was delivered by U.S. Senator Carl Levin. May, 2014.

2013 Commencement Ceremony

Oct 1, 2014 1:33:27

The 2013 Charge to the Class was be delivered by Paul O'Neill. Also includes Susan Collins, Carl Simon, Amazin' Blue, Eli Day (BA'13) & Cynthia Rathinasamy (MPP'13). May, 2013.

2012 Commencement Ceremony

Oct 1, 2014 1:20:10

The 2012 Charge to the Class was be delivered by Carol Bellamy, Chair of the Global Partnership for Education Board of Directors. Also includes Susan Collins, Susan Dynarski, Amazin' Blue, Ajooni Sethi (BA'12) & Chad Cookinham (MPP'12).