25 Photos - May 28, 2013
Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: President Casey gives his James Brown “I Feel Good” rendition to open the 143rd Commencement ceremony.Photo: Trustee Chris Royer, Class of 1948, receives congratulations  from President Casey after being presented by classmate Lee Rice (Trustee Emeritus) for the honorary Doctor of Humane Letters.Photo: Al Hunt (third from left), political journalist, joins President Casey, Board chair Martin K.P. Hill, and Interim Provost and Professor Tom Zirpoli. Hunt received honorary Doctor of Journalism degree.Photo: Judy Woodruff, broadcast political journalist, is hooded by Interim Provost and Professor Tom Zirpoli for honorary degree of Doctor of Journalism.  Trustee Charles Moore ’71 offers congratulations.Photo: Al Hunt warns graduates that they will fail and with failure, comes success. “You take risks; in the poet’s words, your reach exceeds your grasp.”Photo: Judy Woodruff targeted her message to women graduates, but for all: “aim high, stay connected to others and be open about asking for support.”Photo: (from left) Board Chair Martin K.P. Hill, Honorary Degree recipients Judy Woodruff, Al Hunt, President Roger Casey and Honorary Degree recipient Christine Royer ’48.Photo: Sarah M. Tringali, who receives her master’s degree in Counselor Education, is the 2013 winner of Jill Brooks Hodge Professional Development Award.Photo: Bryana Lauren Bair, who receives her master’s degree in the Reading Specialist program, is the 2013 winner of the Joan Develin Coley Award for Excellence in Education.Photo: Christie Debelius, who receives her bachelor’s degree in English summa cum laude, is the 2013 winner of the Ridington Writing Award.Photo: Ashlynn Parker, who receives her bachelor’s degree in Biology summa cum laude, is the 2013 winner of the Argonaut Award having earned a G.P.A. of 4.068.Photo: Alumni volunteers present new graduates with a McDaniel cap.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: