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Commencement Weekend in Images

students wearing graduation robes walk through falling confetti

Images by Matthew Conde, Lizbeth Dominguez, Darlene DeVita, Bill McCormack, and Bob Keene

It was a monumental weekend of celebration as Wentworth Institute of Technology honored students and alumni—among others—in a series of events culminating in the 2023 Summer Commencement ceremonies.  

Find scenes from Commencement, Umoja, Becoming, the Wentworth Alumni Association (WAA) Awards, and more below.  

Full videos of the Summer Commencement ceremonies can be found online: 

And photos can be found on our site.


The Center and the Wentworth Women’s Council presented the 2023 edition of Becoming on Saturday afternoon. First known as the Women at WIT Ceremony, Becoming originated from the Women’s Council to provide a space to celebrate women during graduation.   

Watch the full video of the event and find more photos. 

Becoming 2023


The 2023 Umoja ceremony took place on Friday evening. Swahili for “unity,” Umoja and is one of the seven principles of Kwanzaa. This annual event serves as the graduation ceremony for students of color and is presented by the Center for Diversity and Global Engagement.   

Find images below and at this link. 

Umoja 2023

WAA Awards 

The Wentworth Alumni Association Awards Ceremony on Saturday honored eight alumni in a variety of categories, in addition to awarding Class of 2023 students for highest grade point average in their respective majors.   

Find images below and at this link. 

Wentworth Alumni Awards 2023

SCDS Awards 

The School of Computing and Data Science additionally held their own awards ceremony with photos and video available online.  

School of Computing and Data Science Awards