graduation 2011

Commencement 2011

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May 25, 2011

About Our Graduates | Commencement Speech | Year in Review

Year in Review: 2010 — 2011

Our graduates leave HKS with the ability to be a remarkable leader in the future and with an understanding of the importance of public service. Celebrate our graduates and the last year at HKS with this slideshow.

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Paul Farmer Exhorts Graduates to “Accompany” Those They Serve

The Harvard Kennedy School Commencement Speaker, Dr. Paul Farmer, delivered his address “Accompaniment as Policy” to the 2011 graduating class on May 25 in the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum.

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About Our Graduates

Harvard Kennedy School’s Class of 2011 is comprised of approximately 555 students, representing 70 countries – from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe.

The breakdown by program for the Class of 2011:

  • Master in Public Administration (MPA), 100
  • Master in Public Administration in International Development (MPA/ID), 63
  • Master in Public Administration (Mid-Career), 180
  • Master in Public Policy (MPP), 189
  • Ph.D. in Public Policy, 5
  • Ph.D. in Political Economy and Government, 3
  • Ph.D. in Health Policy, 9
  • Ph.D. in Social Policy, 6

Read the full press release with more information about our graduates.

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