Celebrating the Class of 2023

JoAnn Falletta

Music Director of the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
2023 Undergraduate Commencement Speaker

“With your strength, you can spread compassion. With your enthusiasm, you can re-kindle joy. With your optimism, you can give hope to others who have forgotten even how to hope.”

Nathan Breske

Head Athletic Trainer of the Buffalo Bills
2023 Graduate Commencement Speaker

“Be a change-maker. Time and experiences fly by, so be sure to enjoy the life you have been given and truly embrace it. Remember, cherish the moments.”