The Graduate School Doctoral Ceremony

RUTH J. SIMMONS QUADRANGLE
10:15 a.m. 
(ESTIMATED)
A simulcast can be viewed in Metcalf  Friedman Auditorium.

PRESIDING
Andrew G. Campbell
Dean of the Graduate School, Professor of Medical Science

PROCESSIONAL

INVOCATION
The Reverend Kirstin Boswell-Ford
Associate Chaplain of the University for the Protestant Community

STUDENT ADDRESS
Alexandria Volkening Ph.D.’17
Applied Mathematics
“Amplified”

AWARDING OF THE JOUKOWSKY FAMILY FOUNDATION OUTSTANDING DISSERTATION AWARD*
PRESENTERS:
Thomas A. Lewis
Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, 
Professor of Religious Studies

Maria E. Suarez
Associate Dean of Student Support

AWARDING OF THE HORACE MANN MEDAL*
PRESENTER:
Andrew G. Campbell

AWARDING OF THE WILSON-DEBLOIS AWARD*
PRESENTER:
Benjamin A. Fancy
Treasurer, Graduate Student Council

PRESENTING DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY CANDIDATES
Andrew G. Campbell

CONFERRING OF DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY DEGREES
Maria T  Zuber Sc.M.’83, Ph.D.’86
Board of Fellows

BENEDICTION
The Reverend Kirstin Boswell-Ford

RECESSIONAL**

 

*Names of recipients are on page 27 of the Commencement Program.
** The audience is asked to remain standing while the platform party, faculty, and graduates exit the section by row.