Order of Ceremony

Order_of_Ceremony

Processional

National Anthem

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Michael F. Collins, MD, Chancellor
University of Massachusetts Worcester

Greetings

Henry M. Thomas III, Chair
University of Massachusetts Board of Trustees

 

Remarks

Robert L. Caret, PhD, President
University of Massachusetts

Presentation of Honorary Degrees 

H. Brownell Wheeler, MD
Cherylann and Len Gengel

Presentation of Chancellor's Medal 

The Honorable James P. McGovern

Commencement Address 

The Honorable James P. McGovern
United States House of Representatives
2nd District, Massachusetts

Awarding of Degrees

GRADUATE SCHOOL OF NURSING
Paulette Seymour-Route, PhD, RN, Dean
Class Address, Paula Ann Bigwood

GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Anthony Carruthers, PhD, Dean
Class Address, Shawna Susan Guillemette

SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Terence R. Flotte, MD, Dean
Celia and Isaac Haidak Professor of Medical Education
Class Address, Laura Anne Ferraro

Oath of Maimonides

Recessional