EMPORIA, KS — Hats off to the more than 1,000 candidates for May graduation at Emporia State University. Amandalee L Rabender of Wauseon, Ohio, will graduate with a Master of Science degree in Clinical Psychology.
Undergraduate commencement begins at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, May 16, at William L. White Auditorium, 111 E. Sixth Ave., Emporia. Graduate ceremonies begins at 2 p.m. in Albert Taylor Hall in Plumb Hall on the Emporia State campus.
Joe Bain, a member of the Kansas Board of Regents, will speak at both the baccalaureate and graduate ceremonies. Dr. Donald S. Miller, retired business professor and 2005 Roe R. Cross Distinguished Professor, will address the baccalaureate crowd.
Those graduating cum laude earned an overall grade point average of at least 3.5. Magna cum laude requires a GPA of at least 3.7, with summa cum laude earning at least 3.9. Those graduating “with honors” completed at least six honors courses or activities in the University Honors Program with an overall GPA of 3.5. Those graduating “with high honors” also completed an honors thesis.
For more information, including a link to live-streaming of the ceremonies, go online to www.emporia.edu/commencement