Commencement

The University of Mississippi

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ORDER OF MORNING SERVICE

The Grove

9 a.m.

The audience is requested to remain seated during the Academic Processional and to stand during

the National Anthem and the Alma Mater.

 

ACADEMIC PROCESSIONAL                            John Schuesselin, Trumpet

Stanley Friedman, Trumpet

                                                                 Jason Derrick, Organist

 

The Star Spangled Banner                                 Tara Tanner

                       

WELCOME AND INTRODUCTIONS              Daniel W. Jones, Chancellor

 

RECOGNITION OF OUTSTANDING              Morris H. Stocks, Provost and

TEACHER                                                                Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

 

ANNOUNCEMENT OF FRIST                           Brandi Hephner LaBanc, Vice Chancellor

STUDENT SERVICE AWARD                            for Student Affairs

WINNERS

 

ANNOUNCEMENT OF                                        Alice M. Clark, Vice Chancellor

DISTINGUISHED RESEARCH                        for Research and Sponsored Programs

AND CREATIVE ACHIEVEMENT

AWARD

 

REMARKS BY SENIOR CLASS                        Matthew Todd Kiefer

PRESIDENT

 

ALUMNI ASSOCIATION WELCOME           Jimmy Brown, President

The University of Mississipp Alumni Association

 

INTRODUCTION OF SPEAKER                    Daniel W. Jones

 

COMMENCEMENT ADDRESS                       Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant

 

CONFERRING OF DEGREES                        Daniel W. Jones and Morris H. Stocks

 

CHARGE TO THE CLASS                               Daniel W. Jones

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS                                       Morris H. Stocks

 

Alma Mater                                                       By the entire assemblage, led by Rachel Saliba

DISMISSAL                                                     Daniel W. Jones

 

2014 Commencement Timeline 
Below is a month-by-month timeline for all students participating in commencement on Saturday, May 10, 2014. While some of the steps are mandatory for graduation, all of them are encouraged. Refer to this timeline as a guide, aimed at making this important process as simple as possible. Lastly, check this website often for additions and updates.

JanuaryFebruaryMarchAprilMay

Restrooms

In addition to the ceremony facilities, the following buildings and restrooms in these buildings will be available to your guests during Commencement:
Carrier Hall, Hume Hall, Coulter Hall, Lyceum, Farley Hall, Shoemaker, Faser Hall, Student Union