Commencement 2020

The ceremony was held virtually due to the health crisis.

2020 Department of Statistics Commencement Ceremony
Saturday June 13, 2020
Start time: 7pm
This ceremony is for all graduating Statistics undergraduate major, Master of Applied Statistics, Masters, and Ph.D. students. Family members of these people are also welcome to observe the ceremony. The agenda is available at this link and below.

Agenda

Welcome
Robert Gould, Vice Chair of Undergraduate Studies

Dean’s Message
Miguel A. Garcia-Garibay, Dean of Physical Sciences

Chair’s Message
Hongquan Xu, Chair of Department of Statistics

Undergraduate Address
Britney Brown & Bruce Tsai
“History is a Never-ending Book Written Tomorrow”

Commencement Address
Dr. Jessica Jaynes, Assistant Professor, California State University, Fullerton
“The POWER That New Graduates Will Have”

Presentation of Doctoral Candidates
Hongquan Xu, Chair of Department of Statistics

Presentation of Masters of Science Candidates
Mahtash Esfandiari, Senior Continuing Lecturer

Presentation of Masters of Applied Statistics Candidates
Frederic Schoenberg, Director of MAS Program

Presentation of Bachelor of Science Candidates
Vivian Lew, Senior Continuing Lecturer
Juana Sanchez, Senior Continuing Lecturer
Miles Chen, Lecturer
Akram Almohalwas, Continuing Lecturer
Nicolas Christou, Senior Continuing Lecturer

Concluding Remarks
Robert Gould, Vice Chair of Undergraduate Studies

Zoom gallery view of faculty participants in the 2020 Department of Statistics Commencement Ceremony

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A recording of the 2020 Department of Statistics Commencement Ceremony


Video(s) from faculty on this very important milestone for graduating students:

Nicolas Christou
Senior Continuing Lecturer
Miles Chen
Lecturer


Some videos from the graduating students:

Anika Vij, B.S.
Alex Chan, M.S.
Anina Roche, B.S.

Brielle Balswick, B.S.
Cydney Vicentina, B.S.
Giang Nguyen, B.S.

Julia Sung, B.S.
Lisa Kaunitz, B.S.
Monserrat Ibarra, B.S.

Sanjana Giduthuri, B.S.
Sarah Kaunitz, M.A.S.
Shangshang Wang, B.S.

Shatakshi Mohan, B.S.
Sidong Wang, B.S.
Valeria Lopez Robles, B.S.
Valeria Morales, B.S.
Xinyue (Shirley) Gui, B.S.
Yoni Aboody, B.S.