Graduation Time for Area Colleges, Universities
It's graduation season for the senior class at our four major area colleges and universities.
St. Cloud State University will hold their commencement ceremony this Saturday for the more than 1,800 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students earning degrees. One ceremony will be held at 10:30 a.m., and a second ceremony will be at 3:00 p.m., at Halenbeck Hall.
Graduation ceremonies for the St. Cloud Technical and Community College will be held next Friday, May 11th. The program begins at 2:00 p.m. at the River's Edge Convention Center.
The College of St. Benedict in St. Joseph will host it's 97th annual commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 12th in the Clemens Field House/Haehn Campus Center. The program begins at 2:00 p.m. The keynote speaker is NBC News reporter Anne Thompson.
St. John's University holds their ceremony on Sunday, May 13th in the Abbey and University Church. It begins at 2:00 p.m. with keynote speaker John McCutcheon. He's a 1974 graduate of St. John's. The musician has six grammy nominations.