Pictured: Graduation Day 2017 with some of the members of the MD class that year.
It is the day they’ve been working hard for and waiting for–the MD Class of 2018 from the John A. Burns School of Medicine become certified holders of an MD degree today! The ceremony at the Stan Sheriff Arena begins at 3:30 p.m., but grads are asked to report no later than 2:30 p.m. to line up before the march into the arena to the strains of “Pomp and Circumstance.”
Here is the info you need! All of JABSOM’s degrees will be awarded in the same afternoon ceremony, along with those of several other schools or colleges at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa.
Graduates report at 2:30 p.m.
The Commencement 2018 Speaker is Kauaʻi native General Eric K. Shinseki, Former United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
Undergraduate and advanced degree candidates in the following schools/colleges will participate in the 3:30 p.m. Ceremony:
College of Education
College of Engineering
John A. Burns School of Medicine
Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work, including Public Health
School of Architecture
School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene
School of Travel Industry Management
Shidler College of Business
William S. Richardson School of Law
An instructional video for students and guests is available: