Watch USciences 197th Commencement Live on May 23

Published on May 22, 2018

Commencement liveUSciences will celebrate the class of 2018 at its 197th commencement ceremony on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, and bestow an honorary doctor of science degree on William E. Evans, PharmD, endowed chair and former CEO of the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.  

Dr. Evans, who will be counted among the approximately 520 commencement graduates that day, began his career at St. Jude as a student in 1972. He has devoted his career to researching pharmacogenomics of anticancer agents in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. For this work, he has received three awards from the National Institute of Health's National Cancer Institute.

The live stream will begin at 1 p.m. Don’t forget to join the conversation and celebration on social media using #usciencesgrad18.

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