We continue to explore options for holding an in-person ceremony.
We are adjusting the academic calendar and developing new safety measures.
These recommendations will serve as a foundation for decisions to come.
Our return to campus will be conducted in phases, with care and guidance from experts at the university, the CDC, and state and local health departments.
Students, I am impressed with each of you. This has been a difficult spring, and we can’t wait to be able to bring you back to campus.
Let’s take a moment to recognize our alums who are on the front lines fighting COVID-19.
Congratulations for all that you’ve accomplished, for your hard work, and all of your effort.
I have appointed a task force to look at how to safely re-open our campus.
Seniors, I recognize your accomplishments and again acknowledge the difficulty of not being able to gather for commencement exercises this May.