We are thrilled to have you join us for this hallmark occasion. The following details will help you plan a successful weekend.

Friday, May 12, 2017

9 a.m.–4 p.m. College Store Open | Allan W. Mund College Center
4 p.m. Physical Therapy Graduate and Family Reception | Lobby and Lawn Area, Miller Chapel 
5 p.m. Hooding Ceremony for Physical Therapy Graduates | Miller Chapel
5:45 p.m. Doors Open for Baccalaureate Ceremony | Arnold Sports Center
6 p.m. Robing for Baccalaureate Ceremony and Processional Lineup for Graduates | Edward H. Arnold Sports Center Arena 
6:30 p.m. Baccalaureate Ceremony | Featuring The Rev. Dionne Boissière, National director of the Church Center for the United Nations/United Methodist Women. 
7:30 p.m. Graduate and Family Reception | Allan W. Mund College Center

Saturday, May 13, 2017

8 a.m.–3 p.m. College Store Open | Allan W. Mund College Center 
8:30 a.m. Doors Open | Arnold Sports Center
9 a.m. Robing for Commencement and Processional Lineup for Graduates | Arnold Sports Center Arena 
10 a.m. Commencement Exercises | Featuring Dr. Treva Clark, assistant chair and associate Professor of Business & Economics. 

 

Speakers 

Rev. Dionne Boissiere, M. Div

The Rev. Dionne P. Boissère, the chaplain of the Church Center for the United Nations (CCUN), will be speaking at baccalaureate. As the chief spiritual steward of the CCUN, Rev. Boissière, ensures that the Church Center provides sacred space, worship, hospitality, community advocacy, and a forum for partners and civil society to engage in transformative education that seeks to empower and build the things that make for peace.

Treva A. Clark, PH.D.

Dr. Treva Clark, assistant chair of the Department of Business & Economics and associate professor of business administration, will be delivering the Commencement address. Dr. Clark serves in a variety of roles specific to the College’s strategic vision of graduating world-ready students. These efforts most notably led to the creation of a new major in international business being introduced in fall 2016, for which Dr. Clark serves as the program director and lead adviser.