Graduation Ceremony, Class of 2017

May 17, 2017 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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The Columbia School of Social Work is proud to celebrate the accomplishments of our 2017 graduating class at a special ceremony taking place after University Commencement, at the historic Beacon Theatre. Here is the schedule for the ceremony’s highlights:

2:00 p.m.: Processional
2:30 p.m.: Welcoming remarks by Dean Irwin Garfinkel
2:40 p.m.: Keynote address by Dr. Jared Bernstein
3:00 p.m.: Student awards and Oath of Affirmation
3:15 p.m.: Ph.D. hooding ceremony
3:30 p.m.: Master of Science diploma presentation


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