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A Harvard Student's Special Farewell

05/22/2012 04:24 pm ET | Updated Jul 22, 2012

As Harvard University students prepare for this week's commencement exercises, Harvard Graduate School of Education student Sammy Lemoonga, Ed.M. '12, shares a farewell prayer for his graduating class. Sammy is a member of the Samburu tribe in northern Kenya and (along with his wife), recreated an official tribal ceremony of sending forth.

As thousands will be leaving Cambridge, Mass. this week, we find his words to be quite fitting.