Senior Banquet and OKU Induction Ceremony
May 22, 2009 marked the date of the Senior Banquet at Covel Commons. Faculty and graduating dental students traded in their scrubs and gowns for formal attire, exchanged awards, then dined together and danced the night away.
The dental school's OKU chapter president, Dr. Diana Messadi, hosted the dental honor society's annual banquet May 27, 2009 at the Faculty Center. The new alumni members from the Class of 2009 include Kevin Andrus, Brian Asbury, Nini Chaichanasakul, Keith Cowhey, Aline Ekizian, Ryan Hodges, Kristen Lowe, Richard Manwaring, Richard Rauth, Stephen Rusó, and Gregory Werner. New faculty members include Dr. Mo Kang and Dr. Robert Merrill. Dr. Larry Wolinsky was presented with the Wolcott Award, and the Kramer Award went to Michael Shoff of the Class of 2010.