Marshals of the Day

In 2004, a new commencement model was adopted that features individual college commencements. There was no general commencement with marshals of the day.

Marshals of the Day 1977-2003

Year Name College/School
2017 (fall) Catherine "Kate" Vincent* Nursing/Faculty Senate
2016 (fall) Catherine "Kate" Vincent* Nursing/Faculty Senate
2015 (fall) Catherine "Kate" Vincent* Nursing/Faculty Senate
2003 Regina Kulys Social Work
2002 Edward Deam Architecture and the Arts
2001 Joseph Jachna Architecture and the Arts
2000 Kathleen Knafl Nursing
1999 John Russell Pharmacy
1998 Ethel Lynch-Machen Education
1997
  • Barbara Wood
  • Laurence Feldman
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Business Administration
1996
  • Howard Goldberg
  • Thomas Russo
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Kinesiology
1995 Victor Harnack Liberal Arts and Sciences
1994
  • Twilley Barker
  • Paul Chung
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Engineering
1993
  • Stanley Shapiro
  • Eloise Cornelius
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Social Work
1992
  • Clifford Matthews
  • Michael Ginsburg *
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Student Affairs
1991
  • Louise Kerr
  • Walter Versen
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Applied Health Sciences
1990
  • Grace Holt
  • Ronald Legon
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences
1989
  • Thomas Lothian
  • Marie Johnson
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Student Affairs
1988
  • Herbert Curtis
  • Helen Heitman
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Kinesiology
1987
  • Alfred Maurice
  • George Gee Jackson
  • Architecture and the Arts
  • Medicine
1986 Leo Gedvillas Kinesiology

* Currently employed at UIC.