Dear Kitt, You’re a dream of a child, you’ve brought us infinite joy and laughter, and it’s been an amazing trip watching you grow. The possibilities in the years to come are limitless no matter which way you turn, and your foundation at Duke will help you to make wonderful choices. We know your future holds magic. Reach for the stars. Wishing you huge congratulations on your graduation! Love from here to the moon and never back, Mom, Dad and Jamie
Congratulations Alyssa, Class of 2016! We’re so happy you had an amazing journey at Duke and are now headed to DC for new adventures. We couldn’t be more proud of you and all your accomplishments. “Never lose your sense of wonder. And when you get the choice to sit it out or dance. We hope you dance.” Love always, Mom, Dad, and Jonathan
Congratulations Maria! Graduating is a great accomplishment and you have made us very proud along the way! Four years have gone fast, you've grown so much, dedicated a lot, made lifelong friends and continue to be the beautiful young woman that you are. Never lose your sweet way to treat others. God bless you always! We are so excited to have you nearby! Love, Mom, Dad, Ana and Ro
Congratulations Brian! I am so proud of who you are and what you have accomplished at Duke. This is truly a milestone moment! When I look at you, I quietly wonder how a parent could be so lucky. I was blessed to have you and with every year I realize all the more how rich you have made my life and how I much love you. My wish for you is for continued success in all that you do and a lifetime that is happy, healthy and fulfilling, rich with love from family and friends! You are always in my heart! Love, Mom
Dear Jack, We are so proud and impressed with the bright , loving and accomplished young man you've become . We've watched you grow and embrace all that life had to offer you during your time at Duke. We wish all the love , happiness and success in the world to you as you begin the next adventure in your life . All our love , Mom, Dad, Allie, Nate and Quentin
From the moment you were born you have been special to the world around you. You are a uniquely caring, loving, hard-working, (handsome) and intelligent man who brightens the lives of everyone around. We are so very proud of you. Congratulations! Love, Mom & Dad
Carleigh, There are no words to accurately describe how proud we are of you. You set the goals for yourself high and have achieved every one of them. You have an amazing future waiting for you in NYC. It is an honor to be your parents Carleigh! We love you, but Bon loves you the most!
Sagie! We are so proud of you! Your outstanding achievement isn't a surprise, it's well deserved. Spread your wings! Take with you the lessons learned, we know you will approach your next phase with clarity and passion. Deepest respect and love, Mom, Dad, Lila, Zack.
Jamie, Dedication and commitment to academics and football fueled your ambition to reach great achievements. Graduation is a springboard to the biggest learning experience: life and the real world. Grasp opportunity. Pursue dreams. Discover the unknown. We are so proud of you! Mom and Grandpop.
Dearest Sarvenaz, We always love you as much as we can love.... and are so very proud of who you are and all you have accomplished. Congratulations to you and the Duke class of 2016! All our love, Nana, Baba and Tirdad “Don't be satisfied with stories, how things have gone with others. Unfold your own myth.”
You've grown so much, embracing all that Duke has to offer. We are very proud of the bright, accomplished, caring young man you are, and excited about your future. How rich you have made our lives! May your dreams come true, May God Bless you, keeping you safe wherever you go! We love you!! Mom, Dad, Jess, Lucky
Congratulations Luke on your first major step in conquering the world. And remember that as Aristotle said "The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet". From all your family, the extended family and all the family pets — may all your dreams come true, and may the truth be far beyond your dreams
Chi, Words can't describe how proud I am of you and all your achievements. You have been very engaged in the Duke community, socially conscious and a passionate advocate for causes you believe in, while achieving a world class education. You are a daughter any parent would be proud of but you are mine! I love you very much. Mom
EMMA GRACE SMITH YOUR LIFE SPEAKS APROVECHAR PAZ INCANTO LOVE CONQUERS ALL SALAM Lil Emmy, ...our "Up High" swinging, mean dog kicking, skateboarding, surfing, guitar playing, people loving Academic with a BRILLIANT Mind and a Heart that knows no bounds girl. You amaze, inspire and entertain us!! We love every ounce of you Emmy! CONGRATULATIONS!!! –Proud Members of Team Emma
Taylor, you've never failed to amaze us and have made us the proudest family in every aspect. People are constantly taken by your beauty, brilliance, and compassion. Cannot wait to see all of your amazing accomplishments. Congratulations!! Love, Mom, Dad, Nicole, Jonathan, Freddy, & Josh
Congratulations Alyssa. We are so proud of all that you have accomplished. Your Duke degree is only the beginning. The door is now open. Walk through and choose your path. We will always be here to support and love you. Walk with God and accomplish great things. All our love, Mom, Dad and Devon
Congratulations my sweet G! Your generous nature, intelligence, sense of humor and strong will have carried you through every challenge you've ever faced with extraordinary grace and determination. There are no mountains too high. You are the real deal G. Love you, MA