Middle East Studies

MES Commencement Diploma Ceremony 2019

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Sunday, May 26, 2019

2:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m

Joukowsky Forum, Watson Institute 
111 Thayer St.

For graduating seniors, family and friends, and MES faculty and concentrators

Congratulations to our graduating seniors!

Attending the ceremony:
Rakan Aboneaaj '19
Margaret Follett '19
Anna Murphy '19
Alexander Samaha '19

Not attending ceremony:
Jessica Murphy '19
Rhea Stark '18.5

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Starts at 2:15 p.m.

Welcome Remarks: Shahzad Bashir, Director, Middle East Studies

Alumni Representative Remarks: Reva Dhingra '14

Introduction to Students: Alex Winder, Director of Undergraduate Studies, Middle East Studies

Presentation of Undergraduate Diplomas: Shahzad Bashir, Director, Middle East Studies

Class of '19 Student Representative Remarks: Margaret Follett

Closing Remarks: Shahzad Bashir, Director, Middle East Studies

After diploma ceremony. Reception ends at 5:00 p.m.
Graduates and their guests are invited to participate in the reception set up at the Kim Koo Library, 3rd floor, Watson Institute, following the awarding of the diplomas