Congratulations, Class of 2018!

Posted by Sam Fox School May 17, 2018


Relive the excitement of Commencement 2018 by checking out our Instagram and Facebook coverage. For a recap of the All-University Commencement ceremony and address, click here.

The Sam Fox School celebrated its graduates with special recognition ceremonies on Thursday, May 17.

The Architecture Recognition Ceremony began at 11a in Graham Chapel. This year's featured speaker was Cynthia Weese, FAIA, BS62/BArch65, founding Partner of Weese Langley Weese and dean emerita of the School of Architecture at Washington University. The graduate speaker was Margot Shafran, MArch18/MLA18, and the undergraduate speaker was Charles Clifford Hart, BDes18 in Architecture.

The Art Recognition Ceremony began at 8p in Graham Chapel. Artist Paula Wilson, BFA98, was this year's featured speaker. The graduate speaker was Jacopo Mazzoni, MFA18, and the undergraduate speaker was Yuwei Pan, BFA18 in Art.

The School celebrated all of its graduates during its Diploma Distribution and Reception immediately following the All-University Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 18, on Steinberg Hall Terrace. For full details about this year's WashU Commencement ceremony, visit


Due to Commencement activities and construction, parking on the Danforth Campus is extremely limited. Visit for full details.

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