Harvard Convocation Ceremony
Senator Edward Kennedy received an honorary degree at a special Harvard convocation. Speakers paid tribute to Senator Kennedy’s… read more
Senator Edward Kennedy received an honorary degree at a special Harvard convocation. Speakers paid tribute to Senator Kennedy’s life in public service and contributions to both American politics and Massachusetts.
The ceremony also included a performance by cellist Yo-Yo Ma. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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