CPHS 2015 Hooding Ceremony

At the hooding ceremony on May 15, students received their doctoral hoods and took the Oath of a Pharmacist, led by Felix Gallagher, Pharm D, President of PharmServ Solutions and Chair of the CPHS National advisory Council. James Sacco, CPHS Assistant Professor and winner of the 2014-15 CPHS Teacher of the Year award gave faculty reflection at last week’s event.

Several awards were given out at the Hooding Ceremony including the 2015 Karbeling Memorial Leadership Award, which was presented to Kelsey Lawfer.

Other awards were as follows:

Jeffrey Pilz – Excellence in Clinical Communication Skills
Janelle Behnke – Outstanding Student Award
Benjamin Jagow – Excellence in Pharmacy
Karmen Wehrhan – Outstanding Community Practice Pharmacy Graduate
Beth Engel – Excellence in Diabetes Disease Management
Sheena Wanke – Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database Recognition Award
Megan Engle & Jade Engstler – Scholastic Achievement in Pharmacy Studies
Jaclyn Stoffel – Senior Recognition Certificate (APhA-ASP)

This year’s CPHS Hooding Ceremony is now available for viewing on YouTube HERE

The 2015 Drake University Commencement Archive is now active and available at http://stream.drake.edu

Video copies of all four ceremonies are available to view for free. In addition, viewers can download copies to their computer or mobile device by following the link to Drake University on iTunes U on the website.

This Flickr gallery presents a selection of photos from the 2015 pinning and hooding ceremonies.