Graduates to walk today

Celebrate the academic achievements of our fall graduates at the Fall 2016 Commencement Ceremony at 2 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 16, at the James Brown Arena.

Best-selling author and Augusta University alum Jeb Blount will serve as the keynote speaker. The CEO of, Blount is a global leader in sales and executive recruiting with more than 25 years of experience working with Fortune 500 companies. He also served as the keynote speaker for 2016’s Alumni Weekend Farewell Brunch and was featured in the fall issue of A., Augusta University’s alumni magazine.

And be sure to check out the graduation videos in the graduation module on Jagwire’s University page. Great students make great community members, and Augusta University continues to produce inspirational graduates who are well-prepared to make a difference.

Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry
Written by
Eric Johnson

Eric Johnson is publications editor at Augusta University. You can reach him at

View all articles
Written by Eric Johnson

Jagwire is your source for news and stories from Augusta University and AU Health. Daily updates highlight the many ways students, faculty, staff, researchers and clinicians "bring their A games" in classrooms and clinics on four campuses in Augusta and locations across the state of Georgia.

Read on for stories of innovation in education and health care, opportunities at the center of Georgia’s new cybersecurity hub, and experiential learning that blends arts and application, humanities and the health sciences.