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August
2014
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05:00 PM
America/New_York

Facts on Summer 2014 Commencement

The Ohio State University

Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014

2 p.m., The Jerome Schottenstein Center

NUMBER OF DEGREES AND CERTIFICATES

Doctoral          266
Professional     21
Masters          450
Bachelors       960
Associates       94

Total:           1,791

PRESIDING OFFICER: President Michael V. Drake

COMMENCEMENT SPEAKER: Joseph A. Alutto, former interim president, provost and dean

HONORARY DEGREES: The honorary doctor of higher education degree was awarded to Joseph Alutto.

DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARDS: Distinguished Service Award were presented to

William Lowrie, a 1966 graduate who has remained a dedicated supporter of his alma mater, particularly the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, which carries his name; Dan D. Sandman, 1973 graduate who devotes much time and energy to ensuring that the Moritz College of Law remains a premier law school; and Daniel B. Shapiro, professor emeritus of mathematics and director of the university’s Ross Mathematics Program.