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Commencement 2017

2017 Commencement Program



Dr. Sonia Nieto
Honorary Degree Recipient
Baccalaureate Commencement Speaker

Professor Emerita,
University of Massachusetts Amherst


Baccalaureate Exercises

Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 9 a.m.
Dunkin' Donuts Center, Providence



Dr. Brenda Dann-Messier
Advanced Degree Commencement Speaker
Acting Commissioner of Postsecondary Education
Rhode Island Board of Education


Advanced Degree Exercises

Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 2:30 p.m.
Dunkin' Donuts Center, Providence



H.E. Rui Maria de Araújo
Presidential Medal Recipient
Prime Minister
of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste


H.E. Kay Rala Xanana Gusmão
Presidential Medal Recipient
Minister of Defense and Security
for the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste​

Page last updated: May 25, 2017