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2018 Investiture

Thayer School of Engineering's 2018 Investiture ceremony took place Saturday, June 9th. The speaker was Joe Palca, Science Correspondent for National Public Radio (NPR). Thayer School Investiture is part of Dartmouth's Commencement Program. Dartmouth's ceremony took place Sunday, June 10th. The speaker was actor and author Mindy Kaling ’01.

Thayer School awarded 164 degrees including 89 Bachelor of Engineering (28 of them AB/BEs), 53 Master of Engineering Management, 2 Master of Engineering, 3 Master of Science (Engineering Sciences), and 17 Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering Sciences).

Class of 2018
Thayer Class of 2018 (Download) or see full album.

In addition, on Sunday, Dartmouth awarded AB degrees to 110 Engineering Sciences majors. (The most popular majors for the Class of 2018 were economics, government, computer science, engineering sciences, and biological sciences.)

Investiture Program



Recognition of 2018 Award Recipients

See academic prize/award descriptions.

Outstanding Service Award for Staff

Excellence in Teaching Award

2018 Robert Fletcher Award Recipient

Student Remarks

Conferring of Hoods

Closing Remarks



The Investiture ceremony took place in Spaulding Auditorium in the Hopkins Center.

Photos and Videos

Investiture photos are available for free download from Thayer School's Flickr site. Videos are posted on Thayer School's YouTube channel.