Order of Celebration


  • The Greg Waters Band


“Sign, Sealed, Delivered” (Composed by Garrett, Wonder, Wright and Hardaway)

  • The Greg Waters Band

Gathering Prayer

  • Bill Blaine-Wallace and Emily Wright-Timko

An Offering of Poetry

  • Shawna-Kaye Lester

Co-President Address

  • Elizabeth Murphy

An Offering in Song

“Virtual Insanity” (Composed by Kay and Smith)

  • The Greg Waters Band

Staff Address

  • Pablo Colon

An Offering in Dance

Choreography: Alissa Horowitz and Emma Arenstam in collaboration with the cast

  • Dancers: Emma Arenstam, Sela Fermin, Alissa Horowitz, Emily Maistrellis, Liz Murphy, Erin Pitt, Sarah Wolff

Music: The Allman Brothers Band

President’s Address

  • Elaine Tuttle Hansen

An Offering in Song

“In This Life” (Composed by Kreviazuk)

  • Rachel Katz and The Greg Waters Band

Co-President Address

  • Alison Rose Schwartz

An Offering of Poetry

  • Leeanne Cunningham


  • Read by Alexandra Conroy, Tom Flanagan, Stephen Lattanzi, Fabio Periera and Mallika Raghavan

An Offering in Song

  • Members of the College A Cappella Ensembles

An Offering of Engagement

“Graduation Pledge of Social Responsibility”  (Graduation Pledge Alliance)

  • Julia Resnick

An Offering of Poetry

  • Nancy Cabrera

Interfaith Blessing

  • Written and read by Fatima Diaz, Muhammad Saif Farooqui, Peter Klein, Trang Thu Nguyen and Nitha Sabanayagum


“Wonderwall” (Composed by Gallagher)

  • Bryan Frates

The Class of 2008 recesses.