Commencement Office
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Commencement Office Staff


 Dan Bureau

Dr. Daniel Bureau
Director, Student Affairs, Learning and Assessment

  • Provides supervision for Commencement Office staff
  • Aids in the implementation of Commencement Office events, including graduation, honors assembly, and faculty convocation and chairs New Student Convocation
  • Handles issues relative to Commencement Office policies and institutional rules and procedures related to Commencement activities
 Vanessa Muldrow

Coordinator, Commencement and Student Affairs Special Events

Distinguished Employee Award Recipient 2009

  • Plans, organizes, and directs Commencement and Honors Assembly annually
  • Arranges for the ordering and distribution of diplomas, caps and gowns and programs for faculty, doctoral, masters and undergraduate students for each semester
  • Works on/with the committees for Faculty Convocation and New Student Convocation

Administrative Assistant I


  • Front desk/phone reception and assistance with general questions regarding Commencement. Assists Director and Coordinator with duties as needed.
  • Processes office accounts payable, diploma reorders, and faculty regalia orders.

To contact the Commencement Staff, please email us at or call 901-678-5547.


The Commencement Office
101 Brister Hall
Phone: 901/678-5547
Fax: 901/678-4928

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