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December 2021 Commencement Ceremony

Order of Ceremony 

Processional

Welcome

National Anthem

Introduction of Platform Party

Introduction of Speaker

Commencement Address

Dean Remarks

Presentation of Graduates

Recognition of Latin Honors

Degree Conferral

Closing Remarks

Alma Mater

Recessional

Acknowledgements

Emcee

Dean Kristofer Hagglund

Sign Language Interpreter

Columbia Interpreting Services

Vocalist

Mr. Anthony Blatter

Distinguished Guests

Ms. Robin Wenneker
Curator

Dr. Latha Ramchand
Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost

Health Professions Leadership

Dr. Stephanie Reid-Arndt
Senior Associate Dean

Dr. Judith Goodman
Associate Dean for Research

Dr. Tim Wolf
Associate Dean for Research and Department Chair of Occupational Therapy

Dr. Teresa Briedwell
Associate Department Chair of Physical Therapy

Dr. Stacy Wagovich
Department Chair of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences

Dr. Kathy Moss
Department Chair of Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences

Dr. Li-Wu Chen
Department Chair of Health Sciences

Dr. Aaron Thompson
Director of the School of Social Work

Dr. Enid Schatz
Department Chair for Public Health

Dr. Botswana Blackburn
Associate Department Chair of Health Sciences

Health Professions Faculty

Dr. Mark Kuhnert
Associate Teaching Professor, Health Sciences

Dr. Loren Bauerband
Assistant Teaching Professor, Health Sciences

Dr. Greg Cox
Assistant Teaching Professor, Health Sciences

Dr. Jenna Wintemberg
Assistant Teaching Professor, Health Sciences

Dr. Kristin Flynn-Peters
Associate Teaching Professor, Health Sciences

Dr. Hye Jeong Choi
Associate Professor, Health Sciences

Dr. David Ruggeri
Associate Teaching Professor, Health Sciences

Dr. Adrianne Frech
Associate Professor, Health Sciences

Dr. Carolyn Orbann
Associate Teaching Professor, Health Sciences

Ms. Lynelle Phillips
Assistant Teaching Professor, Public Health

Ms. Linda Lair
Associate Clinical Professor, Clinical & Diagnostic Sciences

Ms. Jamie Gladson
Assistant Clinical Professor, Clinical & Diagnostic Sciences

Dr. Clark Peters
Associate Professor, Social Work

Dr. Dale Fitch
Associate Professor, Social Work

Mr. Jeff Galen
Program Director, Nuclear Medicine, Clinical & Diagnostic Sciences