"Both the American military and higher education have been engines of inclusion and wellsprings of service," Mrs. Faust said during the ceremony. "The relationship we renew today marks progress in that common pursuit."
"We anticipate that the prominence of Jeremy all over the world is certainly going to have an effect," said Harvard president Drew Gilpin Faust, who also attended the Knicks game at the TD Garden. "We like to underscore that excellence comes from high aspiration and talent and commitment, and we like to support that across the board. And we're delighted to see it happen in athletics."