UC Berkeley’s 2021 commencement ceremony was held on Saturday, May 15.
UC Berkeley had a simple message for the thousands of graduating students who make up the Class of 2021: The pandemic did not diminish your years of hard work, nor did it define who you will become. In fact, it has brought into sharp focus the remarkable humans you already are.
That message permeated Saturday’s live-streamed commencement ceremonies. Highlights included: