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Faculty Needing Regalia


Doctoral and master faculty that would like to purchase new regalia (cap and gown) should contact Oak Hall directly at  800-223-0429. Deadline to order and receive regalia by Commencement 2015 is April 3, 2015.


DEADLINE: The deadline to order regalia and avoid late fees and additional shipping charges is April 20th.

For all faculty, faculty marshals and staff, please see the following people, depending upon which department you are in, when ordering, picking up and returning your regalia for Commencement:

A & S Melissa Wocher –
Assistant to the Dean
615-343-3143 email 301 Kirkland Hall
Blair Norma Gandy –
Operations Manager
615-322-7660 email 2400 Blakemore Ave.
Divinity Victor Judge –
Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs
615-343-3964 email 115 Divinity School
Engineering Faith Jerde –
Executive Secretary
615-343-3773 email 5332 Science and Engineering
Law Renee Hawkins –
Manager, Faculty Support Services
615-322-0045 email 131 21st Ave. South
Medicine Sarah Woodall –
Program Manager
615-322-5007 email 404 Light Hall
Nursing Betsey Usher–
Program Manager
615-322-4836 email 217 Godchaux Hall
Owen Liz Scowden –
Assistant Director of Academic Programs and Student Life
615-322-3128 email 300 Management Hall
Peabody Dawn Hale –
Assistant to the Dean
615-322-8264 email 202 Peabody Admin. Bldg.

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