Gannon University to Celebrate Commencement at Ruskin, Florida Campus Saturday

Ruskin, Florida Campus

Ruskin, Florida Campus

Gannon University President Keith Taylor, Ph.D., will recognize graduates of the Occupational Therapy Doctoral Program as they receive their diplomas at the University’s Commencement Ceremony at its Ruskin, Florida campus. 

The Ceremony will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24 at Prince of Peace Catholic Church and will feature keynote speaker Mary Jean Taylor, Ph.D., director of Wellness at Gannon University and a newly appointed member to the Board of Health for Erie County. The 28 graduating students represent five states and one country. 

Today, we offer seven programs that are supported by a growing team of 30 faculty and staff at the Ruskin campus. In addition to the occupational therapy doctorate program, we offer a Doctorate in Physical Therapy, an online Post-Professional Occupational Therapy Doctorate, Master’s in Athletic Training, Master’s in Physician Assistant Science, Master’s in Sport and Exercise Science, and are developing a Master’s in Speech-Language Pathology.

COMMENCEMENT EVENTS SATURDAY, AUGUST 24 
Location: Prince of Peace Catholic Church, 702 Valley Forge Blvd., Sun City Center, FL. 

Commencement Mass
Time: 10 a.m.

Graduate Reception
Time: 11 a.m.

Commencement Interviews Keith Taylor, Ph.D., President, Gannon University; Mary Jean Taylor, Director, Gannon University Wellness, and Commencement speaker; Graduating occupational therapy students.
Time: 12:30 p.m. to 12:50 p.m.

Assembly of Graduates
Time: 12:30 p.m.  

Commencement Ceremony 
Time: 1 p.m.

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