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May’s commencement ceremonies captured by UIWtv

Over 640 graduates and undergraduates received their University of the Incarnate Word degrees May 6 and 7.

The start of the ceremonies began Thursday evening, May 5, 2011. The Feik School of Pharmacy held its second-ever Pharmacy Oath and Hooding Ceremony at the Chapel of the Incarnate Word (also known as the “Motherhouse Chapel”). There, over 80 PharmD’s participated in the ceremony.

The following evening, Friday, May 6, at the Alice P. McDermott Convocation Center, they joined another 170 Graduates and Ph.D.s and received their advanced degrees.

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From left to right, Chris Ferrell, Sid Auvert and Gino Segovia, take a breather during Saturday's graduation coverage.

Saturday morning, May 7, over 400 undergraduates attended their Commencement program. And for the first time, the Gayle and Tom Benson Stadium served as the venue for the ceremony.

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Click here to view the University of the Incarnate Word’s Registrar’s homepage for more info.

If you missed the live video stream and you don’t mind a lo-resolution version, click here for the ceremonies on UIW iTunes U site.