Saturday December 18, 2021
Start Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Jesse Auditorium – Doors open at noon.
Students arrive between 12:15 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. Check in on 2nd floor.
Tickets: Not required
Masks: We ask that you please wear a mask
Ceremony: 1 hour
GET THE PROGRAM
If you would like to download the December 2021 Commencement program choose which version below.
Undergrad Commencement Speaker- Than Drage
Than Drage is the selected speaker for the senior class of the traditional four-year undergraduate program.Than was born and raised in Columbia, Missouri. He couldn’t wait to call himself a tiger, and even crashed some of his friends' classes at Mizzou when he was a senior at Rock Bridge High. His passion is helping people and plans to be a missionary with a nursing degree after graduation.
Graduate Commencement Speaker - Justina Yevu-Johnson
Justina Yevu-Johnson is the selected graduate speaker. Justina is a Fulbright Scholar; her research focuses on gaining the patient's perspective to build understanding about how health care professionals communicate with advanced cancer patients in Ghana, and to better understand the end-of-life care challenges faced by patients living in low- and middle-income African nations. Justina has been a graduate student representative to the MU Graduate Professional Council, was selected as a Griffiths Women’s Leadership Society member, and went through the Deaton’s Scholar program.
Welcome to the 2021
MU Sinclair School of Nursing
December graduate celebration!
We are honoring this day and the hard work of our gradutes. We hope you are cheering on and celebrating in whatever way you can, a special graduate.
Be sure to use #MizzouMadeNurse and #MizzouMade
on all your graduation photos.
We welcome you to have fun with the items we have provided to help mark this special day. Just select and drag these images to your desktop. You can then use them as your Facebook banner image to support your nursing graduate.