400 to graduate May 8

About 400 students are set to graduate during commencement Saturday, May 8.

Ceremonies will be outdoors on the East Hall Green at the main campus. The traditional undergraduate ceremony begins at 10:00 a.m., and the degree completion and graduate ceremony is at 6:00 p.m.

Approximately 150 students will graduate from the traditional undergraduate program and 250 from the bachelor's degree completion and master's degree programs.

The morning commencement address will be "Marshmallows, Commencement and the Kingdom" by Karen Cianci, dean of the School of Natural Sciences. The afternoon address will be "Power, Process and Doing the Right Thing" by Ron Claassen, director of the Center for Peacemaking and Conflict Studies.