University of Vermont

Commencement 2016 on the Green

216th Commencement Ceremonies - May 20 and 21, 2017

James Fallows Urges Class of 2017 to Local Civic Engagement

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Program: 216th Commencement Ceremony

Photography/DVD Information

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Greetings

  • Catherine A. Paris, Senior Lecturer of Plant Biology, University Marshal and President of the Faculty Senate
  • The Honorable Philip B. Scott, Class of 1980, Governor of the State of Vermont, and Trustee of the University of Vermont

  • David A. Daigle, Class of 1989, Chair of the University of Vermont Board of Trustees
  • Jason Maulucci, Class of 2017, President of the Student Government Association
  • Karmen Swim, President of the Staff Council

  • Renee Cruise, Class of 2017, President of the Student Alumni Association

President's Remarks
E. Thomas Sullivan, President of the University of Vermont and Professor of Political Science

Commencement Speaker
James Fallows, Writer, journalist and long-time national correspondent for The Atlantic

Alumni Greeting and Presentation of the George V. Kidder Outstanding Faculty Award
Penrose Jackson, Class of 1970, President of the University of Vermont Alumni Association

Recognition of University Distinguished Professor Award
presented by David V. Rosowsky, Provost and Senior Vice President and Professor of Engineering

Recognition of Outstanding Student Leader Award Recipients
presented by David V. Rosowsky, Provost and Senior Vice President and Professor of Engineering

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For more information contact Kelly O'Malley, Coordinator of Presidential Events, at (802) 656-3272 or by email to: Academic_Ceremonies@uvm.edu

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