Upcoming Graduation – December 15, 2018

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We will be honoring our graduates:

  • Doctor of Chiropractic
  • Master of Chinese Medicine
  • Master of Acupuncture
  • Master of Health Science in Applied Clinical Nutrition
  • Bachelor of Science in Human Biology
  • Associate of Applied Science in Massage Therapy
  • Certificate in Therapeutic Massage
  • Certificate in Relaxation Massage


Friday, December 14, 2018 – Northwestern Health Sciences University

11:00AM – 3:00PM

11:00 PM Rehearsal Fair / Lunch Opens – Auditorium Foyer & Cafeteria

  • Cap and gown pick up
  • Parking vouchers (1 to each student graduate)
  • Financial Aid (in office)
  • Registrar’s office - clearance (in office)
  • Graduate gift table
  • Student table

12:30PM Rehearsal begins – Auditorium

2:30PM Group graduation photos 

*Individual photos will be taken at the commencement ceremony



Saturday, December 15, 2018

Northrop Memorial Auditorium - University of Minnesota
84 Church Street SE, Minneapolis, MN  55455
Parking & directions:  http://www.northrop.umn.edu/visit/parking-directions

No tickets needed in the Northrop auditorium as it’s first come first serve seating


Commencement Speaker


Richard BrownRichard Brown is the Secretary-General of the World Federation of Chiropractic (WFC). Based  in Toronto, Canada, Richard took up his new post on 1 July 2015. The WFC, an NGO in official relations with WHO, has over 90 members in 7 world regions and is principally concerned with the support, empowerment, promotion and unity of the chiropractic profession internationally.

Richard, 50, is a 1990 graduate of AECC University College, Bournemouth, UK. He was in private practice for 25 years before relocating from his native United Kingdom to Toronto, Canada.

Richard is a past president of the British Chiropractic Association (2009-2013) and had a number of roles with the European Chiropractors’ Union, including its first Secretary-General between 2009 and 2015. He has been awarded Fellowships from the Royal College of Chiropractors, European Academy of Chiropractic, British Chiropractic Association and AECC University College.

As owner and clinic director of a large interdisciplinary clinic in Stroud, Gloucestershire, Richard has first-hand experience of working collaboratively with other health professions, including general medical practitioners, surgeons, physiotherapists, exercise professionals and podiatrists. As a chiropractor, his main area of work was in spinal disorders, specifically the diagnosis, management and care of back and neck pain.

Live Stream:  www.nwhealth.edu

Previous Commencement Ceremonies 

August 11, 2018

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