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College of Education Fall 2013 Graduation Ceremony

President Renu Khator and Nicole Marie Hand
Summa Cum Laude honoree, Nicole Marie Hand (right) with UH President, Renu Khator at the University of Houston Commencement Ceremony on December 20, 2013.

The College of Education honored graduates at the Fall 2013 Graduation Commencement.  The event was held at Hofheinz Pavilion on Friday December 20, 2013.  Renu Khator, UH System President and Robert McPherson, Dean of the College of Education, greeted and congratulated each one of our students as they walked across the stage. 

Among those who participated from the College of Education were students receiving doctoral, master's and undergraduate degrees. Nicole Marie Hand (B.S. in Teaching & Learning), and Sarah Moonesan Leifeste (B.S. in Human Development and Family Studies), both graduated with Summa Cum Laude honors and perfect 4.0 grade point averages.

President Renu Khator with Sarah Moonesan Leifeste
Summa Cum Laude honoree, Sarah Moonesan Leifeste (right) with UH President, Renu Khator at the University of Houston Commencement Ceremony on December 20, 2013.

McPherson also hosted the College of Education Graduation Reception in the KIVA, Farish Hall preceding the ceremony. Graduating students brought family and friends to the social event which provided students an opportunity to share parting words with their favorite faculty and staff members.  

Read more about the College of Education Graduation Reception.

Below is a slide show of our College of Education graduates before and during the ceremony. 

Please enjoy!