COMMENCEMENT ORDER OF CEREMONY


PROCESSIONAL

Crown Imperial
William Walton (1902–1983)

PROCESSION OF FACULTY & STUDENTS

Kathy Privatt, Faculty Marshal & James. G. and Ethel M. Barber Professor of Theatre and Drama

LAND ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

Dineah Peterson '21

CONVOCATION

David C. Blowers '82, Chair, Board of Trustees

PRESENTATION OF 2021 AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING AND SCHOLARSHIP OR CREATIVE ACTIVITY

Catherine Kodat, Provost and Dean of the Faculty

CONFERRING OF HONORARY DEGREES–RETIRING FACULTY MEMBERS

President Mark Burstein

CLASS OF 2021 SENIOR SPEAKER

Jailene Rodriguez '21  

CONFERRING OF HONORARY DEGREE

President Mark Burstein to
Dr. John R. Raymond, Sr.

REMARKS TO THE GRADUATING CLASS

Dr. John R. Raymond, Sr.

CONFERRING OF DEGREES IN COURSE

Bachelor of Music
President Mark Burstein and Dean of the Conservatory Brian Pertl ’86

Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Music
President Mark Burstein and Dean of the Conservatory Brian Pertl ’86
 
Bachelor of Arts
President Burstein, Provost Kodat, Dean Pertl

PRESIDENT’S REMARKS

President Mark Burstein 

CLOSING WORDS

Linda Morgan-Clement, Julie Esch Hurvis Dean of Spiritual & Religious Life 

RECESSIONAL

Procession of the Nobles
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
(1844–1908)