The 152nd Commencement Exercises occurred on Friday, May 28 at 9:30am on SBS’s campus in Greenfield, Massachusetts. Faculty, staff, and families joined the 21 graduates (nine of whom were able to participate in-person) to celebrate a year like no other.
Registrar and Assistant to the Deans Shelley Futter gave the Opening and Closing Remarks, Student Council President Olly ’21 gave the the Senior Class Address and 2011 Nobel Peace Laureate and Founder/President of Gbowee Peace Foundation Africa Madam Leymah R. Gbowee gave the Commencement Address. In her speech, Madam Gbowee advised the graduates to use their voices to speak up. “Never allow yourselves to be judged on the basis on your silence. You have something to say. Be part of the conversation,” said Gbowee.