Commencement

 Ph.D. regalia of Syracuse University. Photo by Danielle Arigo

Ph.D. regalia of Syracuse University. Photo by Danielle Arigo

This weekend, I returned to Syracuse, New York, for my doctoral hooding ceremony. I met up with some old friends—including some great scholars who have taken, or will soon be taking, the same final steps to the Ph.D. finish line—and got to enjoy a small moment of recognition for years of work.