Commencement 2011 - 170th Annual Commencement Exercises
On Sunday, May 15, 2011, Denison celebrated its 170th Annual Commencement Exercises in the Mitchell Recreation and Athletics Center, with 478 graduates joining the ranks of the Society of the Alumni.
Follow the links below to view the video and read the transcripts of Denison’s 2011 Commencement speakers:
- Trustee's Welcome by Walter F. Burke ’71, B.A., Ph.D.
- President's Welcome by Dale T. Knobel, B.A., Ph.D
- Senior Class Address by Eleanor Simcox Swensson ’11
- Announcement of the Senior Class Gift by Brett Evan Ayers ’11 and Sybylle Freiermuth ’11
- Commencement Address by David H. Bayley ’55, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
- Charge to the Class of 2011 by Dale T. Knobel
- Baccalaureate Address by Rabbi Emily Huebscher
- Senior Reflections by Courtney Connell Baxter ’11, Mark James Heckmann ’11 and Simon Jacob Mont ’11
Denison Commencement in the media:
- Denison grads welcomed into adulthood (Newark Advocate, May 16, 2011)
- Denison graduation photo gallery (Newark Advocate, May 16, 2011)
Download the 2011 Denison Commencement Program:
2011 Commencement and Baccalaureate slideshows on Flickr: