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Join us Friday, May 8, 2020

Class of 2020 Graduate Profiles

Although we can’t gather in person to celebrate Commencement, we are excited to  virtually celebrate  Peabody College's  Class of 2020 with a set of special online events that will recognize graduates’ hard work, resilience, and remarkable achievements on May 8.

Undergraduate, graduate, and professional grads are invited to join us here beginning at 9 a.m. CT to mark this special occasion! 

Schedule of Events

9 a.m. CT - University Video Message

A university-wide special video message from Interim Chancellor Susan R. Wente will air on the main Vanderbilt Commencement website at 9 a.m. CT. Peabody College undergraduate, graduate, and professional grads are welcome, along with family and friends. Watch the video here →  

10:15 a.m. CT - Peabody Video Message

If you are experiencing issues viewing this video on YouTube, please click here.

10:30 a.m. CT - Peabody Departmental/Program Honorings

Each academic department at Peabody is hosting its own set of special programming to celebrate its students. Some departments have opted to hold live Zoom meetings for students to mark the occasion. The earliest of these Zoom meetings begin at 10:30 a.m. CDT. Below is a complete list of each department's events and corresponding times. Family and friends are welcome to attend these Zoom meetings.

Department of Human And Organizational Development 

  • Community Development and Action M.Ed. | 10:30 a.m. CT 
  • Human Development Counseling M.Ed. | 10:30 a.m. CT 

Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations 

View congratulatory messages from faculty! 

  • LPO Department | 10:30 a.m. CT | View recording
  • Education Policy M.P.P. | 11 a.m. CT 
  • Higher Education Administration M.Ed. | 11 a.m. CT 
  • Independent School Leadership M.Ed. | 11 a.m. CT 
  • International Education Policy and Management M.Ed. | View message from students | View slideshow
  • Leadership and Organizational Performance M.Ed.
  • Ed.D. Program | 11 a.m. CT  
  • Ph.D. Program | 11 a.m. CT 

Department of Psychology and Human Development

Department of Special Education

View congratulatory messages from faculty!

  • No Zoom meetings are being held.

Department of Teaching and Learning

View congratulatory messages from faculty!

  • Teaching & Learning Department  | 10:30 a.m. CT 
  • Learning and Design M.Ed. | 11 a.m. CT 
  • Learning, Diversity, and Urban Studies M.Ed. | 12 p.m. CT 
  • Reading Education M.Ed. | 12:30 p.m. CT 
  • Elementary Education M.Ed. and Early Childhood/Elementary Education Undergraduates | 12:30 p.m. CT 
  • English Language Learners M.Ed. | 2 p.m. CT 
  • Secondary Education M.Ed. and Undergraduate | 3 p.m. CT