Graduation 2009

graduationJacki Aschim, with her husband's help, gets ready for graduation.

Tables ready and waiting for the reception following graduation.

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Dr. Susan Tornquist checks diplomas one more time.
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Liz Burns, Katie Cambier and Yi-Shan Chou.

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Adrian Lass, Chris Levine, Tracy Connolly and Krista Cook.

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Keynote speaker Dr. Baxter Black and Dr. Helen Diggs enjoy the moment.
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Debrah Rarick, Dr. Baxter Black and soon-to-be Dr. Sharlene Henery.
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Drs. Chris Cebra, Helen Diggs and Jerry Heidel have a happy moment.
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Drs. Stuart Helfand, Katja Zellmer, Jennifer Warnock and Jill Parker.
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Drs. Mike Huber, Kirk Miller, Rob Bildfell and Kathy Magnusson line up ahead of the graduates.

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A beaming Lauren Stayer.

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Keynote speaker, Dr. Baxter Black, and OVMA president, Dr. Rob Shimek.
 
Amy Poisel, Jonathan Miller, Sara Neilson, Lisa Loennig-Tinker, Jeanne Martin, Dr. Kelvin Kow (studying hard on how to be a Faculty Marshal!).
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Patrick Kamins checks to be sure everything will go as planned.
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Kristen Simmons is pretty happy, too.
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So's Marcie Keener.
 
Kristen Simmons, Erin Ryan, Keelan Rogers, Amy Poisel.
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Janis Theophanes, Amanda Taylor, Jessica Thompson, Jamie Sullivan and Christie Stone.
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Maegan Weekly and Jessica Thompson.
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Melinda Woolley, Melissa Wood and Maegan Weekly - the last to enter the auditorium.
 
Marshal Dr. Carney leads graduates down the aisle.
  
Marshal Dr. Kow leads graduates down the aisle.
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Dr. Cyril R. Clarke, Lois Bates Acheson Dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine, addresses the graduates and guests.
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Dr. Sabah Randhawa, OSU Provost and Executive Vice President.
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The Honorable Douglas Whitsett, Oregon Senator and veterinarian.
 

Dr. Roasemary Powers, State Board of Higher Education.

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Dr. Bernard Séguin, Associate Professor, was chosen as Faculty Speaker by the graduates.
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Dr. Baxter Black, cowboy poet and former large animal veterinarian, gives the graduation address.
 
Dr. Susan Tornquist presents the Class of 2009.
 
Dr. Rob Shimek, Oregon Veterinary Medical Association president, administers the Veterinarian's Oath.
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Mr. and Dr. Theophanes and Dr. Linda Blythe.
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Drs. Rich Holdren, Sue Tornquist, Jerry Heidel and Baxter Black.
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Senator Doug Whitsett, Mrs. Whitsett, Dr. Jean Clarke and Dean Cyril Clarke.
   
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