116th Commencement

By Breanne Seidle, Campus Writer

Lamoni, IA--Graceland’s 116th Commencement Convocation was held on Sunday, May 19, and began at 10 a.m. in the Eugene E. and Julia Travis Closson Physical Education Center. A total of 649 students from 15 countries graduated, with 376 earning baccalaureate degrees and 295 earning master’s degrees. Honorary doctorates were conferred upon guest speakers Ramon LeRoy Chase, an accomplished aeronautical engineer, and Arliss Howard, an internationally known actor, writer, director and producer.