Spring 2020 Commencement Message
The CED presents a special spring commencement video message. Dean Hirt and guest speaker Chris Hite share their encouragement and well-wishes to the Class of 2020. Program coordinators Brad Davis, Georgia Harrison Hall, James Reap, and Umit Yilmaz read the names of our graduates.
Chris Hite earned her BLA from the CED in 1987. She is the President of Dix.Hite, a highly successful 35-person landscape architecture firm with offices in Florida, Georgia and Alabama. She is a talented designer specializing in quality destinations such as parks, multi-family and mixed-use developments. Hite is also the President of CED’s Dean’s Advisory Council.
Special congratulations to our honor graduates! Read more about Julia Alcorn (BLA, MUPD), Braden Meadows (BLA), Hannah Rose Mayo (MHP, Sigma Pi Kappa Honor Society), and Timothy Brown (MHP, Sigma Kappa Honor Society) here.
Read the Dean's Letter to our graduates here.
We hope you will be able to return to campus for the rescheduled undergraduate Commencement ceremony on Friday, October 16 and the graduate ceremony in December. Visit UGA's main Commencement website for a graduation message, including several special guests, on Friday, May 8 at 10 a.m.
Bachelor of Landscape Architecture Graduates
Jose Perez Mendoza
Master of Landscape Architecture Graduates
Master of Historic Preservation Graduates
English Elizabeth Hinton
Elyse Neve Hoganson
Maxwell Stevenson Nosbisch
James Lee Rooks
Darcie Lillian Scales
Ashlen Marie Stump
Victoria Marie Vanhuss
Hannah Rose Mayo (Sigma Pi Kappa inductee)
Timothy David Brown (Sigma Pi Kappa inductee)
Master of Urban Planning and Design Graduates
Arrangement and Audio Production by: Cameron Gwynn (BMus Composition, BMus Music Theory, AB Music, Piano)
Performance by Hugh Hodgson School of Music graduating seniors and graduate students.
Credit to Seth McWhorter (BLA ’11) for the title and closing artwork