Professor J. Christopher Hamm delivering the Convocation Remarks.
The undergraduate class of 2008 comprises 49 students who were awarded Bachelor's degrees in
Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and South Asian Languages.
Graduate degree recipients included (from left to right): Fumiyo Kobayashi (Ph.D.), Prem Pahlajrai (Ph.C.), Jie Wu (ph.D.), Kryslym McWilliams (M.A.), Yeong-Chung Ed Lien (Ph.C.), Marco Caboara (Ph.C.), Mark Gerald Pitner (Ph.C.).
Kei Hiyaki and Reanna Kaylin Pierce Mason were awarded the Henry S. Tatsumi Award for excellence in the study of Japanese.
Chia-ying Shih (Chinese), Jessica Ann Likens (Korean) and Jon Holt (Japanese) were honored with the Distinguished TA Award