Spring Commencement 2013 Photo Gallery

91st Spring Commencement Exercises
Photo Credits: Sarah Good (09), Phil Oliver (09), Susan Ramey, and Katie Smith (14)

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Processional at the Baccalaureate service
Students process into the Wollaston Church of the Nazarene
Family and friends spy their grads
Faculty join the ceremony
Mary Hawk, mother of senior Bethany Hawk, opens the service in prayer
President Corlis McGee welcomes faculty, students, parents, and friends
Dr. Timothy Shetler leads the congregation in worship
The congregation sings hymns
Student Testimony: Victoria Bolduc
Student Testimony: Chima Ezeigbo
Chaplain Corey MacPherson delivers the message
John 21:1-19 - "Do You Love Me?"
Provost Dr. Timothy Wooster
Commissioning Ceremony with Faculty, Students, and Parents and Guardians
A dedication to continue supporting the students as they enter into the next phase of life
Receiving commemorative gifts at the Senior Celebration hosted by the Alumni Association
Grads flow in after the baccalaureate service
Paige, Chelsie, and Victoria!
Mike and family
Josh and family
Dr. Laurie Giles (Crime, Law, and Justice) and Mixi
A Cappella Choir friends Erin and Rebecca
Ronan and Dr. McGee
Victoria, Dr. McGee, and Rebecca
Phi Delta Lambda Honors Society members - Adult Studies
Phi Delta Lambda Honors Society members - Traditional Undergraduate
The Halls and Fehrs at the Munro Society luncheon
Munro Society luncheon student speakers Jessie, Steven, and Paige
VPs Dr. Vern Wesley and Jan Weisen, Dr. Nancy Detwiler, Janet Calhoun, and Ribka Wesley
Enjoying the luncheon
Ken and Patti Mills and Loretta Fish
Dr. McGee chats with Dr. Don Young, Professor Emeritus of Education
Dr. Scott Turcott welcomes guests
Dr. Vern Wesley, Vice President for Student Development
Dr. Jan Lanham, Psychology
Newly endowed scholarships: Alumni Association Merritt Mann Leadership Scholarship
Bob Cubie Scholarship for Journalism and Writing
Gregory and Laura Kottis Scholarship
Class of 1979 Scholarship
Class of 2003 Scholarship
Paige Fehr (14) talks about how scholarships have helped her at ENC
Jessie Hogan (14) talks about how she has been impacted by scholarships
Steven Rodriguez (14) is grateful for the scholarships he receives that allow him to attend ENC
Thanks to all who give to scholarship funds. (Not pictured: Representatives for the Class of 1977 Scholarship and the Rev. David and Rogena Thomas Scholarship)
Walking to the Lahue Gymnasium
Lining up for the processional!
Congrats, Ronan!
Ladies from the A Cappella Choir help carry the country flags of international students
Wes Paul and his mother, Rev. Mary Paul, who gave the opening invocation to the commencement ceremony
Making sure the caps are on straight!
Rebecca, Leonard, Chelsie, and Victoria
Graduates of the Masters of Science in Management!
MSM grads pose for a photo
Guests start arriving
Student ushers
The Symphonic Winds give a pre-commencement concert
A perfect day for a commencement ceremony!
A welcoming sound
"Blessed by nature, how we love thee"
The Processional begins
Watching the grads parade in
Family and friends gather
MSM grads walk under the beautiful flowering trees
Pausing for a photo
Walking towards bright futures
"Shady walks beneath the foliage, flow'ring beauty rare"
Excited for the future
Heather is all smiles!
Ace gets a hug along the way!
Congrats, Shannon!
Grads are welcomed with cheers (and signs!)
Jessie looks for the right shot
A perfect New England day
Watching the processional
Sammie is ready to graduate!
Jacob, Mixi, and Tim
Grads anticipate the start of the ceremony
Rev. Mary Paul opens the ceremony in prayer
A sea of grads
The A Cappella Choir performs two pieces
"O Be Joyful In the Lord"
"Be still..."
Listening to the choir
Dr. Timothy Shetler conducts the choir
Grads take in the moment
"My Times are in Thy Hands"
Commencement speaker Rev. Dr. Eugénio R. Duarte, General Superintendent in the Church of the Nazarene
Commencement address: "Go and Do Likewise"
Faculty look on
Grads of all ages
Dr. Duarte encourages grads to go out and treat others as their neighbors
Outstanding Senior: Antionette "Ace" Carradine
Outstanding Senior: Austin Steelman
Outstanding Student - Adult Studies: Susan Raposo
Outstanding Student - Adult Studies: Mark Mattar
Outstanding Graduate: Donna Sullivan
Outstanding Graduate - Marriage and Family Therapy: Lindsay Lehman
A beautifully designed hat!
Professor Emeritus: Dr. Richard Fish - Psychology
Psychology students honor Dr. Fish for his years of service
Professor Emeritus: Dr. Lowell Hall - Chemistry
Professor Emeritus: Dr. Brady Millican - Music
Ready to walk!
Lining up the ramp to receive their degrees!
Sammie is ready to receive her degree
Jamie's fan club!
Congrats, Athena!
Chima towers over Dr. McGee
Dan rocks the sunglasses look
Receiving degrees
Faculty look on as the grads go through the line
Posing for a photo
Tim walks back to his seat with degree in hand
Leonard and Dr. McGee had a special handshake...
... and ended it with a hug
Congrats, Mixi!
Charles is ready to go!
Congratulations, Bethany!
Congrats, Michael!
Congrats, Elise!
Congratulatory fist pound on the way back
Cheering on their grad
Laura and Marge
Faculty, grads, family, and friends
A Master's of Education student is ready to receive her degree
Leonard and Sharon
A clear blue sky over faculty and friends
Smiling with Dr. McGee
Graduating with her Master's in Marriage and Family Therapy
The hooding of master's graduates
Being hooded by Dr. Richard Fish and Dr. Janet Lanham
Graduates look on
Congrats, Sharon!
A grad and her fan
Dr. Scott Turcott, VP for Institutional Advancement, welcomes graduates into the ENC Alumni Association
Sharon Lemire, 2013 Class President, presents the class gift: A number of trees honoring faculty who are retiring or leaving the college
Rebecca conducts the A Cappella Choir in singing the Alma Mater
Dr. Brady Millican takes in the events
Students wave to families and friends, thanking them for their support
Rev. Yves Latouche gives the benediction
Dr. Richard Fish, Dr. Phil McLaren, and Dr. Lowell Hall
Hugs all around!
Outgoing Student Government President Payne Ford poses for a photo
Dr. Lowell Hall and family
Barbara Millican and Dr. Brady Millican, Professor Emeritus of Music
Capturing the moment
Family and friends gather to celebrate
A great spot for a family photo
An exciting day!
Students congratulate their classmates
Best wishes for the future! Come back and visit often!

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