Commencement

Commencement

In a passionate address to graduates of the College of Humanities & Social Sciences, 2006 alumna Ashley Abdullah implored the graduates to find their mission, be there for the people they love, and think of difficulties they face as building blocks to success. Also at the ceremony, Glassboro Mayor Leo McCabe received an honorary Doctor of Humanities Degree.
In a rousing address that masterfully paid homage to Rowan University’s profound growth from the Glassboro Normal School—a teachers’ college—to a comprehensive public research institution, U.S. Secretary of Higher Education Rochelle Hendricks got down to basics when she talked about the impact teachers, counselors and educational leaders have on students.

“Be critical, ignore criticism.”

So said Ken Tucker, and he ought to know.

Jack Annunziato, of Manalapan, NJ, called it “a phenomenal day.”

The engineers graduated today, the scientists, the computer programmers, the math whizzes, the psychologists, the athletic trainers and more—the people who will invent medical devices, uncove

Members of Rowan's Class of 2015 received the star treatment during the third Senior Sendoff, presented by the Division of Student Life and the Office of Alumni Engagement.
Innately curious, Minshi Wang finds a most excellent adventure en route to her doctorate from RowanGSBS.
His resume brimming with honors, political science major Cameron Hudson is gearing up for a career in public service.
Fraternal twins Kim and April Barnum, both students at RowanSOM, are preparing to take different paths for the first time as they begin residencies in family medicine.
Richard Heggan walked away from a business career to pursue his true calling: teaching.

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