College of Arts & Humanities

Thursday, December 17, 2020 | 10 a.m.

Stream Ceremony

Order of Ceremony


Welcome | Dr. Earnest L. Lamb, Dean of the College of Arts & Humanities
Introduction | Dr. Anne E. Blackhurst, President of Minnesota State University Moorhead
Commencement Address | Mr. Jeremy Holien*, B.S. Art, Class of 1997
Video Presentation
Graduates from Entertainment Industries and Technology, School of Performing Arts, School of Media Arts & Design, and School of Art
MSUM Concert Choir, under the direction of Dr. Erynn Millard, performing “Asante Sana”
Conferring Degrees & Presentation of Diplomas | Dr. Anne E. Blackhurst & Dr. Arrick L. Jackson, Vice President of Academic Affairs
College of Arts & Humanities | Dr. Earnest L. Lamb
Bachelor of Arts; Bachelor of Fine Arts, Bachelor of Science
Closing | Alma Mater
Performed by MSUM University and Concert Choir
Produced by MSUM Student Colton Cook

Mr. Jeremy Holien, B.S. Art, Class of 1997

*Alumni speaker bio:
Jeremy Holien serves as the Visual and Media Arts Education Specialist for Minnesota’s Perpich Center for Arts Education, whose mission is to improve K–12 arts education for all Minnesota students and educators through innovative programs and partnerships centered in the arts. Mr. Holien works in professional and curriculum development, state standards implementation and assessment practices. He is responsible for statewide initiatives in visual and media arts education. He is also the author of the first ever National Core Arts Standards in Media Arts.