Jeremy Lin Named Class Day Speaker


Wednesday, May 26, 2021, 2:00pm



Jeremy Lin wearing a blue-black suit, crossing his arms and smiling.

Hoop-la, Jeremy Lin named Class Day speaker. A globally known, pioneering athlete whose explosive rise to fame and inspirational achievement on the basketball court brought greater visibility to Asian Americans in professional sports, Jeremy Lin’10 is also a philanthropist and activist. He has stepped up to help those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, and become a dynamic advocate in the fight for inclusion and against anti-Asian racism. And on May 26, he will address Harvard’s graduating seniors as part of the annual Class Day celebration.