Winter commencement Dec. 18

Henderson State University will hold winter commencement ceremonies Friday, Dec. 18, with more than 200 undergraduate and graduate students receiving their degrees.

The ceremony for School of Business and Teachers College, Henderson, will begin at 9 a.m. in the Wells Center gymnasium, followed at 12 p.m. by the ceremony for the Ellis College of Arts and Sciences.

Faculty charges will be presented by: Lisa Massey, instructor of accounting, and Mitzi Bass, assistant professor of English. Alec Paschke of Malvern and Amy Barlow of Malvern will give the student responses.

The candidates for graduation will be presented by: Dr. Steve Adkison, provost and vice president for academic affairs; Dr. Kenneth Taylor, dean, graduate school; Dr. Judy Harrison, dean, Teachers College, Henderson; Dr. Louis Dawkins, dean, School of Business; and Dr. John Hardee, dean, Ellis College of Arts and Sciences. Dr. Glen Jones, Henderson president, will confer the degrees. Dr. Drew Smith, director of international students, is the official announcer.

To view a live stream of the ceremonies online, follow these links:
9 a.m. - Teachers College and School of Business
12 p.m. - Ellis College