Program

Welcome
Tony Jones CBE
The Nerman Family President
Frank D. Uryasz III
Chairman of the Board

Faculty Speaker
Michele Fricke
The Ray Beagle Chair of Art History

Student Speaker
London Williams
(‘21 Painting)

Presentation of Faculty Honors
Michael Wickerson
Associate Professor

Jedel Family Foundation Commencement Speaker
James Rondeau
President and Eloise W. Martin Director, The Art Institute of Chicago
Introduction by Tony Jones CBE
The Nerman Family President

Presentation of the Graduates and Special Awards
Department Faculty

2021 BFA Exhibition Address and Exhibition Winners
Raechell Smith
Director and Curator, H&R Block Artspace
Michael Schonhoff
Director, KCAI Gallery: Center for Contemporary Practice

Closing Remarks
Glenn North
Author, Poet, and Executive Director, Bruce R. Watkins Cultural Center

Conferring of Degrees
Tony Jones CBE
The Nerman Family President

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