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General and medical commencement set for May 11, 12

UND will hold its annual spring commencement at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 11, in the Alerus Center. President Robert O. Kelley will preside over his fifth spring commencement. UND each year graduates about 2,700 students in ceremonies in May, August, and December. North Dakota Lt. Gov. and UND alumnus Drew Wrigley will be the featured [...]

Faculty and administrative staff are encouraged to participate in 2013 general spring commencement

Faculty and administrative staff are encouraged to march in the University of North Dakota’s General Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 11. The ceremony will begin at 1:30 p.m. at the Alerus Center. Faculty and administrative staff are asked to wear academic regalia, report to the Robin Room at the Alerus Center, and then assemble in [...]

‘University Event Ambassadors’ sought for spring commencement May 11

We invite you to serve as a “University Event Ambassador” at UND’s spring commencement Saturday, May 11, at the Alerus Center. Ambassadors assist by seating guests, helping organize graduates in the assembly room, and by greeting visitors. Commencement begins at 1:30 p.m. and those volunteering are asked to report to the Alerus Center Ballroom by [...]

Lt. Gov. Drew Wrigley to speak at spring commencement May 11

North Dakota Lt. Gov. and UND alumnus Drew Wrigley will be the featured speaker at his alma mater’s spring commencement ceremony set for Saturday, May 11, at 1:30 p.m., in the Alerus Center. Drew Wrigley: Drew H. Wrigley was sworn in as North Dakota’s 37th lieutenant governor on Dec. 7, 2010. He was born in [...]

Mary Wakefield will give address at Spring Commencement ceremony May 12

Former UND faculty member and administrator Mary Wakefield, known as the most influential nurse in America, will provide the keynote remarks at the University’s general commencement ceremony Saturday, May 12, beginning 1:30 p.m., at the Alerus Center. More than 1,700 graduates and undergraduate students are eligible to receive degrees (please see attached list of graduates [...]

Mary Wakefield will give address at Spring Commencement ceremony May 12

The University’s general commencement will be held on Saturday, May 12, beginning 1:30 p.m. at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks. Approximately 1,500 graduates and undergraduate students are eligible to receive degrees. Dr. Mary Wakefield, director of the Health Resources and Services Administration and former director of the Center for Rural Health at UND, will [...]

Faculty and administrative staff encouraged to participate in spring commencement

Faculty and administrative staff are encouraged to march in the University’s General Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 12. The ceremony will begin at 1:30 p.m. at the Alerus Center. Faculty and administrative staff are asked to wear academic regalia, report to the Robin Room at the Alerus Center, and then assemble in the Ballroom no [...]

University Event Ambassadors sought for spring commencement

We invite you to serve as a “University Event Ambassador” at UND’s spring commencement Saturday, May 12, at the Alerus Center. Ambassadors assist by seating guests, helping organize graduates in the assembly room, and by greeting visitors. Commencement begins at 1:30 p.m. and those volunteering are asked to report to the Alerus Center Ballroom by [...]

Legacy cords available for spring commencement

For the first time, legacy students will be honored at spring commencement with a specific cord to recognize the connection they share with their family members who have graduated before them. Students with UND graduates in their family history (parents, step-parents or grandparents) are considered legacies. Undergraduate and graduate students are eligible. Professional degree graduates [...]

Nearly 1,600 eligible to graduate during UND spring commencements May 7, 14 and 15

UND will hold its annual spring commencement at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 14, in the Alerus Center. For general commencement, there are 1,456 eligible degree candidates, approximately 364 graduate and 1,092 undergraduates. In addition, there are 79 law school and 55 medical school candidates. For the first time, Aerospace will have four students graduate with aviation degrees in unmanned [...]

Three named Chester Fritz Distinguished Professors

Three faculty members will be honored as Chester Fritz Distinguished Professors during the University’s 2011 spring commencement at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 14, in the Alerus Center. The three recipients are: Joseph Hartman, professor of geology and geological engineering in the School of Engineering and Mines; Wayne Seames, professor of chemical engineering in the School of [...]

Volunteers sought for spring commencement May 14

We invite you to serve as a “Green Vest” volunteer at UND’s spring commencement Saturday, May 14, at the Alerus Center. Volunteers assist by seating guests, helping organize graduates in the assembly room, and by greeting visitors. Commencement begins at 1:30 p.m. and all volunteers are asked to report to the Alerus Center Ballroom by [...]