COMMENCEMENT AND REUNION 2016
141st Commencement Exercises
May 21, 2016 • 9 a.m.
Grand Ole Opry House
July 22 - 26, 2016
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Reunion week is May 19-22, 2016, with the 141st Commencement Exercises Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 9 a.m. at the Grand Ole Opry House.
The Meharry in Me
Meharry students, faculty and staff
Why I came to Meharry
Letha Woods, Ph.D.
Meharry is "a wonderful opportunity academically and professionally."
"I chose Meharry; I felt like I belonged here."
After graduation, the support structure from fellow Meharrians is still strong.
Dr. Pilar Aguinaga
For this scientist, Meharry is a special place allowing her to do what she loves.
Douglas LaForest Robinson Jr.
On his responsibility to encourage younger scholars to study the sciences.
There is an affinity shared with teachers who are also Meharry alumni.
Ross Fleming III
For this program coordinator, Meharry means family ties going back five decades.
Christopher Keefer, Meharry Pediatrician
"The best way to care for a diverse nation is by having a diverse health care workforce."
Mathew Kwame Boameh
Meharry's emphasis on teaching students to serve the underserved sets it apart.
For Ashley Huderson, Meharry means close-knit relationships with faculty and students.
Alana Hughes tells about Meharry's atmosphere of support.
Ethel Harris, D.D.S.
Ethel Harris, D.D.S., tells what Meharry Medical College means to her.
Second-year medical student says service is a primary objective for physicians.
Ayesha Kellar, M.S.W.
Program Coordinator for RWJF Center for Health Policy at Meharry describes her experience.