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Commencement

Please view this PowerPoint presentation to get information regarding commencement 2014. Find out about the ceremonies, purchasing academic attire, learn about next steps for your student loans and make sure you are eligible to walk in the ceremonies and more.

May 16, 2014: Commencement for Graduate Students at 6:30 PM in the Corrigan Courtyard.

May 17, 2014: Commencement for Undergraduate Students at 4:30 PM in the Corrigan Courtyard.

Commencecement

DVD's of our 2013 Commencement are now available for ordering! Click here to get yours.


Menbere Aklilu

The 2013 Commencement Address was delivered on Saturday, May 18, 2013, by Menbere Aklilu, community philanthropist and business women. As a role model in the East Bay community, Ms. Aklilu gives back by hosting dinners for the young women of the Delta Academy. She also finances tuition for some girls to attend Northern Lights School in Oakland. Two years ago she opened her restaurant to 300 homeless individuals for lunch, and this past year for 600 homeless individuals. More...

Gwen Ifill

The 2012 Commencement Address was delivered on Saturday, May 12, 2012, by Gwen Ifill, moderator of Washington Week and moderator, managing editor and senior political correspondent for the PBS NewsHour. More...


 Sr. Helen Prejean

The 2011 Commencement Address was delivered on Saturday, May 14, 2011, by Sr. Helen Prejean, Sister of St. Joseph of Medaille and author of Dead Man Walking. More...


Nicole Taylor

The 2010 Commencement Address was delivered on Saturday, May 15, 2010, by Nicole Taylor, President and Chief Executive Officer of the East Bay Community Foundation. More...

 

 


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