Order of Ceremony

Processional

National Anthem

Welcome and Opening Remarks

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

Greetings

Victor Woolridge, Chair
University of Massachusetts Board of Trustees

 

Remarks

Robert L. Caret, PhD, President
University of Massachusetts

Presentation of Honorary Degrees

Monica Coenraads 
Co-Founder and Executive Director, Rett Syndrome Research Foundation

Special Recognition

Academic Consortium Combating Ebola in Liberia

Victor J. Dzau, MD
President, Institute of Medicine

Commencement Address

Victor J. Dzau, MD
President, Institute of Medicine

Awarding of Degrees

GRADUATE SCHOOL OF NURSING
Paulette Seymour-Route, PhD, RN, Dean
Class Address, Beth Terhune

GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Anthony Carruthers, PhD, Dean
Class Address, TBD

SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Terence R. Flotte, MD, Dean
Celia and Isaac Haidak Professor of Medical Education
Class Address, Daniel B. Maselli

Oath of Maimonides

Recessional