Graduates gathered in Battell Chapel for 2008 commencement ceremonies.
Dr. Georges S. Benjamin, executive director of the American Public Health Association, delivered this year's commencement address.
Dean Paul D. Cleary awarded graduate Ashley B. Fields with the Courtlandt Van Rensselaer Creed Award for academic achievement, leadership and commitment to the community.
Rebecca Boulos delivered the student address.
Annette Molinaro, Ph.D. and assistant professor of biostatistics, spoke to students during Monday's graduation. Molinaro was selected by the Yale School of Public Health Class of 2008 as Teacher of the Year.