Commencement Program

PROCESSIONAL

Fanfare for Brass by Mel Broiles
Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 by Edward Elgar
Carleton Commencement Band
Conducted by Lynn Deichert, Senior Lecturer in Trumpet

ACADEMIC PROCESSION

College Marshal
Bill Titus, Professor of Physics

Marshals to the Class of 2017
Joe Baggot, Associate Dean of Students
Cathy Carlson, Associate Dean of Students

SALUTATORY
"There is a light in this world" by Richard Attenborough, on Mother Teresa
Carolyn Fure-Slocum ’82, College Chaplain

WELCOME
Steven Poskanzer, President

GRADUATION REFLECTIONS

"A Carleton Experience is Worth a Thousand Words"
Reina Desrouleaux ’17

"Tyler, the Prospective Student"
Eli Ruffer ’17

HONORARY DEGREE

Kathy Hudson ’82,
Doctor of Science honoris causa

PRESENTATION OF CANDIDATES FOR THE DEGREE OF BACHELOR OF ARTS
Beverly Nagel ’75, Dean of the College

CONFERRING OF DEGREES
Steven Poskanzer, President

AWARDING OF THE DIPLOMAS
Steven Poskanzer, President

VALEDICTORY
“Not dawdling, not doubting” by James Broughton
Carolyn Fure-Slocum ’82, College Chaplain

THE ALMA MATER
“Carleton, Our Alma Mater”

RECESSIONAL
March in D by Ludwig van Beethoven