The Class of 2023 Commencement

collage of the Class of 2023

Each year the Master of Science in Biotechnology Program hosts its own commencement event to acknowledge the accomplishments of its graduating students.

Who: The Graduating Class of 2023
Where: The BTCI Auditorium (5445 E. Cheryl Parkway, Fitchburg, WI)
When: Friday, May 12, 2023

Webex Link (Virtual Remote):
Passcode: cuYpWHfJ888

Program Commencement Details

Program to Begin PROMPTLY at 5:30 p.m.

Kurt J. Zimmerman, M.S.
Senior Director of Biohealth Industry Partnerships
Director, Master of Science in Biotechnology Program
School of Medicine and Public Health

Faculty Acknowledgement
Scott Fulton, M.S.
Adjunct Professor, Capstone Mentor
Advanced Biotechnology: Global Perspectives;
Capstone Research Project
Master of Science in Biotechnology Program

Keynote Speaker
Aaron Olver, M.A.
Managing Director
University Research Park

About the Class of 2023
Bryan Husk, M.A.
Administrative Associate Director
Master of Science in Biotechnology Program

Conferring of Degrees

Light Appetizer Reception to Follow

Promega Corporation’s Vaccination & Mask Policy:

Verbal Symptom Check:
Representatives of the MS in Biotechnology Program will verbally perform a symptom check to ensure visitors has not been positive with COVID-19 in the past two weeks and are not showing symptoms.  A positive test in the past 2 weeks or demonstration of symptoms will prevent entry.  If neither of these is positive the visitor does not have to wear a mask unless they are not vaccinated.

Unvaccinated Visitors
Unvaccinated visitors should wear a mask.

Official UW–Madison Commencement

The University of Wisconsin–Madison 2023 Spring Commencement ceremony scheduled for Saturday, May 13 at Noon at Camp Randall Stadium and will be different from other years. Be sure to visit the web site for more information.

1925 UW-Madison Commencement at Camp Randall
Commencement at Camp Randall, 1925

Further campus commencement news and information will be shared on the UW-Madison 2023 Spring Commencement.