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Kent State to Hold Spring 2009 Commencement Ceremonies, May 16 (05/05/2009)

WHAT:
Three prominent speakers will address new graduates at Kent State University’s spring commencement ceremonies Saturday, May 16. An evening ceremony for those receiving doctoral degrees will be held at 6 p.m., Thursday, May 14, in the Kent Student Center Kiva. Degrees will be conferred on more than 3,430 graduates of the Class of 2009. Kent State Stark will also hold two commencement ceremonies on Friday, May 15. Live video will be available during the ceremonies, with archived versions posted shortly after the ceremonies end.

DOCTORAL COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY
6 p.m., Thursday, May 14
Doctoral Commencement Ceremony
Kent Student Center Ballroom
All Doctorate Degrees
Video

KENT STATE UNIVERSITY STARK COMMENCEMENT CEREMONIES
Convocation Address will be by the Honorable W. Scott Oelslager, Ohio House District 51, at
Kent State University Stark, the University Center.

3 p.m., Friday, May 15
Associate Degrees
College of Arts and Sciences
Video

7:30 p.m., Friday, May 15
College of the Arts
College of Business Administration
College of Communication and Information
College of Education, Health and Human Services
College of Nursing
College of Technology
Video


KENT STATE UNIVERSITY COMMENCEMENT CEREMONIES
10 a.m., Saturday, May 16
College of Architecture and Environmental Design
College of the Arts
College and Graduate School of Education, Health and Human Services
Speaker: Dr. Stephen Joel Trachtenberg, President Emeritus and University Professor of Public Service, The George Washington University
University Medallion Recipients: Robert J. Wick and Walter M. Wick, Wick Communications Inc.
Video

2 p.m., Saturday, May 16
College of Business Administration and Graduate School of Management
College of Communication and Information
College of Technology
Speaker: Sandra W. Harbrecht, Kent State University Board of Trustees and President and CEO, Paul Werth Associates
Video


7 p.m., Saturday, May 16
Colleges of Arts and Sciences
College of Nursing
Speaker: Dr. Jack M. Wilson, President, University of Massachusetts System
Video

WHERE:
Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center (MACC Center) - For directions to the Kent Campus, visit the Kent State Web site.

LIVE ONLINE:
The ceremonies will be online live, available 15 minutes prior to each event. Again, the link will begin working at:

Video will be available approximately two hours after each ceremony.

Media Contact: Tom Neumann, 330-672-8533, tneuman1@kent.edu.
 
 

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