Graduation ceremonies took place on Wednesday, May 18 and Thursday, May 19, 2016 at the BB&T Pavilion (formerly the Susquehanna Bank Center), One Harbor Boulevard, Camden, New Jersey.
Congratulations Class of 2016!
Rutgers University–Camden awarded more than 1,900 undergraduate and graduate degrees to the university’s 250th anniversary class.
School of Nursing
Wednesday, May 18 at 4 p.m.
All bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degree candidates.
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Wallena Gould, founder, Diversity in Nurse Anesthesia Mentorship Program; chief nurse anesthetist, Main Line Endoscopy Centers
School of Business
Thursday, May 19 at 9:30 a.m.
All bachelor’s and master’s degree candidates.
Honorary Degree Recipient (Doctor of Letters): Raymond Ackerman, South African equal rights advocate, entrepreneur, and philanthropist
Keynote Speaker: Suzanne Ackerman-Berman, transformation director, Pick n Pay, South Africa
Rutgers Law School at Camden
Thursday, May 19 at 2 p.m.
All juris doctor candidates.
faculty of Arts and Sciences
Thursday, May 19 at 6 p.m.
All bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degree candidates from the College of Arts and Sciences, University College, and The Graduate School.
Keynote Speaker: Lisa Ciaranca Kaplan, winner, 2015 Escalante-Gradillas Prize for Best in Education (known as the “best principal in the nation” award); principal, Andrew Jackson School, Philadelphia
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