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Congratulations, SoHE Graduates of Spring 2021!

A graduation tassel with a pendant of mascot Bucky Badger is pictured with a University of Wisconsin-Madison diploma cover on May 1,Human ecologists have felt their value perhaps more than ever over the last year-plus, bringing to bear their applied science and artistic prowess to address historic and global challenges. This weekend, SoHE proudly graduates 11 students from its advanced degree programs and nearly 400 students from its undergraduate majors. Below is a list of advanced degree graduates and highlights about our undergraduates.

Advanced degree graduates

Troy M. Williams: PhD, Civil Society and Community Research
Amanda Thatch: MFA, Design Studies
Han Ah Yoo: MFA, Design Studies
Seung Heon Yoo: PhD, Human Development and Family Studies
Diandian Yi: MS, Consumer Behavior and Family Economics
Victoria “Tori” Fleming: MS, Human Development and Family Studies

MS, Human Ecology:

View our MS students’ capstone projects and stay tuned for future articles profiling our advanced degree graduates.


SoHE is also proud to graduate a combined nearly 400 undergraduate students from its six majors, including the highly selective Design Studies programs of Interior Architecture and Textiles and Fashion Design:

  • Human Development and Family Studies: 111 students
  • Community and Nonprofit Leadership: 38 students
  • Interior Architecture: 19 students
  • Textiles and Fashion Design: 14 students
  • Personal Finance: 74 students
  • Retailing and Consumer Behavior: 122 students

Congratulations video messages to our undergraduates is published here.