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The program for the 2010 PSU Commencement ceremony on June 13, 2010.

Marian Wright Edelman, founder and president of the Children's Defense Fund, delivered the commencement address and was awarded an honorary doctorate by PSU President Wim Wiewel.


Order of ceremonies:

Processional: Portland State University Symphony Orchestra, Ken Selden, D.M.A., Music Director and Conductor

Welcome: Roy W. Koch, Ph.D., Provost and Master of Ceremonies

America the Beautiful: River Wylde, Class of 2010

Faculty Recognition: Roy W. Koch

Student Address: Kimberley Mansfield and Christian Anciete, Class of 2010

Honorary Doctorate: Wim Wiewel, Ph.D., PSU President

Commencement Address: Marian Wright Edelman, D.Hum.L., h.c.

Presentation and Conferring of Degrees: Wim Wiewel and Roy Koch


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