UW Commencement Set for May 8
by University of Wyoming
April 18, 2010
U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi and Wyoming Gov. Dave Freudenthal will be among speakers during University of Wyoming commencement ceremonies Friday and Saturday, May 7-8.
Ceremonies for the individual colleges are scheduled Saturday, May 8; College of Law ceremonies will be held Saturday, May 15; and UW/Casper College Center ceremonies are scheduled for Thursday, May 13.
The schedule of events for individual college commencement ceremonies, along with key speakers, are:
Friday, May, 7:
2 p.m. -- African American and Disapora Studies, Wyoming Union Family Room.
3:30 p.m. -- Multicultural graduation ceremony, Wyoming Union Yellowstone Ballroom.
5:30 p.m. -- American Indian Studies ceremony, Wyoming Union Family Room.
Ceremonies scheduled for Saturday, May 8:
8:30 a.m. -- College of Health Sciences, Arena-Auditorium, U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi.
9 a.m. -- College of Business, College of Arts and Sciences auditorium, graduating students Danielle Ireland, Gillette, accounting; Jonathan McBride, Cheyenne, business administration; and Amanda Pohja, Sterling, Colo., M.B.A.
9 a.m. -- College of Education, War Memorial Fieldhouse, Eric Stemle, Evanston High School English teacher.
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. -- President's picnic, Arena-Auditorium concourse.
1:30 p.m. -- College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, War Memorial Fieldhouse, Gov. Dave Freudenthal.
1:30 p.m. -- College of Arts and Sciences, Arena-Auditorium, graduating student Lindsay R. Lozier Capron of Cody, zoology and physiology and A&S Outstanding Graduate for 2010.
1:30 p.m. -- College of Engineering and Applied Science, UW Arts and Sciences auditorium, James Winters of Pinedale, civil engineering student; and Jed Bailey, UW alumnus and vice president for Applied Research Consulting for IHS Cera, Cambridge, Mass.
1:30 p.m. -- Fay W. Whitney School of Nursing Convocation, Fine Arts Center concert hall, 2010 Distinguished Alumna Award recipient Pamela G. Lewis-O'Connor.
6 p.m. -- Army/Air Force ROTC commissioning ceremony, Fine Arts Center concert hall.
Thursday, May 13, 7:30 p.m. -- UW/Casper College Center graduation ceremonies, Casper Events Center, First Lady Nancy Freudenthal.
Saturday, May 15, 10 a.m. -- College of Law, Fine Arts Center concert hall, The Honorable William H. Downes, chief judge of the United States District Court-District of Wyoming.