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Event ambassadors sought for Summer Commencement Aug. 8

We invite you to serve as an event ambassador at UND’s Summer Commencement Ceremony Friday, Aug. 8, at the Chester Fritz Auditorium. Ambassadors assist by seating guests, helping organize graduates in the assembly room, and by greeting visitors. Commencement begins at 3 p.m. and all volunteers are asked to report to the lower level of [...]

About 520 students were eligible to graduate at Aug. 2 Summer Commencement

About 520 students were eligible to receive degrees or certificates at this year’s Summer Commencement. Each year, graduates about 2,700 students in ceremonies in May, August, and December. U.S. Astronaut and UND alumna Karen Nyberg delivered a brief message to graduates from the International Space Station as part of the ceremony. Also, Norm Skalicky, another [...]

President Kelley invites faculty to participate in summer commencement

Members of the faculty and administrative staff are invited to participate in summer commencement on Friday, Aug. 3. The ceremony will begin at 3 p.m. in the Chester Fritz Auditorium. Those participating are asked to wear academic regalia and report to the lower level of the Chester Fritz Auditorium no later than 2:30 p.m. Faculty [...]

Summer commencement to be televised, online

The UND summer commencement ceremony, set for Friday Aug. 3, in the Chester Fritz Auditorium, will be broadcast live on Grand Forks Cable Channel 3 and rebroadcast on the same channel Aug. 7-10 at 12:30 a.m., noon and 8 p.m. UND also will provide a live video stream of commencement that enables family and friends [...]

UND graduates more than 430 students at summer commencement

More than 430 UND students took part in the 2011 Summer Commencement ceremony Friday, Aug. 5, in the Chester Fritz Auditorium. It was the fourth summer commencement that UND President Robert O. Kelley’s has presided over. UND faculty member and Associate Professor of English Rebecca Weaver-Hightower delivered the main address to students. UND annually graduates [...]

Weaver-Hightower to give main address at UND summer commencement Aug. 5

UND Associate Professor of English Rebecca Weaver-Hightower will give the main address at UND’s Summer Commencement at 3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 5, in the Chester Fritz Auditorium. About 435 students are eligible to graduate when UND President Robert O. Kelley presides over his fourth summer commencement ceremony. UND annually graduates more than 2,700 students in ceremonies in [...]

Summer Commencement set for Friday Aug. 5 at the Chester Fritz Auditorium

More than 430 UND students are eligible to take part in the 2011 Summer Commencement ceremony set for 3 p.m., Friday Aug. 5, in the Chester Fritz Auditorium, on campus. This will be the fourth summer commencement that UND President Robert O. Kelley’s has presided over. UND faculty member and Associate Professor of English Rebecca [...]

President Kelley invites faculty to participate in Summer Commencement Friday

Members of the faculty and administrative staff are invited to participate in UND’s Summer Commencement Ceremony at 3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 6, in the Chester Fritz Auditorium. Those participating are asked to wear academic regalia and report to the lower level of the Chester Fritz Auditorium no later than 2:30 p.m. Faculty members will march [...]

Award-winning UND scholar and author Steven Light to give Summer Commencement address

UND political science faculty member, associate provost for undergraduate education, and author Steve Light will give the main address at UND’s Summer Commencement Friday, August 6, beginning at 3 p.m. in the Chester Fritz Auditorium. About 465 students are eligible to graduate when UND President Robert O. Kelley presides over his third summer commencement ceremony. UND [...]