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Commencement Participants

Student Moderators
The moderators act as masters of ceremonies for the event; the principal job of the moderators is to introduce the keynote speaker. 

Devyn Manibo and Karyn Warren-Gregory will be the student moderators. 

Student Speaker
The student speaker's primary job is to give a speech to the graduating class.

Anna Shaddae Rodriguez was elected student speaker for the graduating class.

Alumni Speaker
This is a speech offered by an alum to the graduating class.

William Null 72F P08 is the alumni speaker. 

Faculty Speaker
This is a speech offered by a faculty member to the graduating class.

kara lynch, associate professor of video production, is the faculty speaker.

Staff Speaker (formerly Staff Convener)
The staff speaker leads the procession, officially opens and closes the ceremony, and gives a short speech congratulating graduates.

Josiah Litant, senior associate dean of students, is staff speaker.


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