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Full ceremony video

Graduate School Ceremony

From the red carpet

Photos

Graduate waves
Graduates waved to family and friends (and university photographers) on their procession.
Graduate speaker
Patricia Raun, director of the Center for Communicating Science at Virginia Tech and a professor of theatre arts in the School of Performing Arts in the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, spoke at the Graduate School ceremony.
Graduates watch a presentation during the Graduate School ceremony.
Graduates watch a presentation during the Graduate School ceremony.
With commencement occurring during the holiday season, many family members wore festive outfits.
With commencement occurring during the holiday season, many family members wore festive outfits.
Graduation speaker
John Seiler, a professor in the College of Natural Resources and Environment, delivered remarks during the university ceremony.
Graduation crowd
Each graduate was called to the stage to receive their degree.
President Tim Sands officiated both ceremonies.
President Tim Sands officiated both ceremonies.
A graduate celebrates her accomplishment.
Lots of graduates took time to celebrate when their name was called.