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Commencement Ceremony 2010

Processional

Pomp and Circumstance Nos. I and IV by Elgar
(Audience is asked to remain seated during the processional)

Grand Marshal

Ms. Mary Bohlen, Associate Professor, Communication and Chair of the Communication Department

Grand Marshal is an honorary title conferred each year on a professor by vote of the University’s faculty.

National Anthem

Star Spangled Banner by Francis Scott Key
Performed by Denise Yates, Class of 1996 and 1999

Presiding

Chancellor Richard D. Ringeisen

Greetings from the University of Illinois Board of Trustees

Trustee Karen Hasara, Classes of 1972 and 1992

Greetings

President Stanley O. Ikenberry

Commencement Address

Trustee Karen Hasara, Classes of 1972 and 1992

Presentation of Student Commencement Speaker

Dr. Timothy Barnett, Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs

Remarks to Fellow Graduates

Ms. Priyanka Navin Deo, Class of 2010

Presentation of Doctoral Degree Candidates

Provost/Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Harry J. Berman

Conferring of Doctoral Degrees

President Stanley O. Ikenberry

Presentation of Master’s Degree Candidates

Provost/Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Harry J. Berman

Conferring of Master’s Degrees

President Stanley O. Ikenberry

Presentation of Bachelor’s Degree Candidates

Provost/Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Harry J. Berman

Conferring of Bachelor’s Degrees

President Stanley O. Ikenberry

Induction to Alumni Association

Mr. Larry Millburg, UIS Alumni Advisory Board, Class of 1980

Presentation of Graduates

Graduates’ names are read by Amanda Vinicky, Statehouse Reporter, WUIS/WIPA, and Tim Schweizer, Public Service Administrator, Illinois Department of Natural Resources.

  • College of Business and Management
  • College of Education and Human Services
  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • College of Public Affairs and Administration

Closing Music

Illinois, Illinois by Archibald Johnston/Charles Chamberlin
Performed by Denise Yates, Class of 1996 and 1999

Recessional

Pomp and Circumstance Nos. I and IV by Elgar

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