The Winter 2017 commencement ceremonies will feature student speakers. Undergraduate students were invited this fall to compete for the chance to become one of four speakers. The following individuals will present their speeches during their graduation ceremony Saturday, Dec. 16, in Gale Bullman Building:
Morning ceremony at 10 a.m.
- Madison Morris, bachelor of science in biology, representing the College of Arts, Sciences, and Business
- Dajae Moe Williams, bachelor of science in engineering management, representing the College of Engineering and Computing
Afternoon ceremony at 3:30 p.m.
- Lauren Cockrum, bachelor of science in business and management systems, representing the College of Arts, Sciences, and Business
- Kelcy Yunghans, bachelor of science in electrical engineering, representing the College of Engineering and Computing
The application process included a written proposed speech and an audition in front of a selection committee composed of student representatives, campus staff and faculty. After careful consideration, the committee selected two students from each college to tell their stories.