Commencement 2022 Wrap-Up
This year, the Yale School of the Environment celebrated three different graduating classes with two separate ceremonies.
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Class of 2022
Brave, Persistent, and Nimble, the YSE Class of 2022 is Ready to Defy the Odds
After facing “the toughest challenge in a generation,” the YSE Class of 2022 graduated May 23 with a unique sense of community and the will to lead.Read this Story
Meet the Graduates
Akshyah Krishnakumar is seeking to achieve clean energy goals by working from the inside — starting with the fourth largest corporation in the world.
Whether leading climate protests, fighting for Indigenous land rights, or working the land at Yale-Myers, Kyle Lemle is keeping his focus on the importance of forests.
Returning to her native Brooklyn, Lovinia Reynolds is graduating from YSE with an eye on climate justice in the largest city in the U.S.
A childhood appreciation of South Florida’s dunes and mangroves led Kristina Rodriguez to become deeply invested in conserving the state’s coastal ecosystems for future generations.
Classes of 2020 and 2021
YSE Welcomes Back Classes of 2020, 2021 for In-Person Alumni Commencement Celebration
Nearly 100 graduates returned to campus with family and friends for an in-person celebration, which included ceremonies at Old Campus and Kroon Courtyard.Read this Story