ALL Michigan State University degree candidates who attend the commencement ceremony are recognized individually for their academic achievement. Many degree candidates and their families and friends participate. Commencement is a joyous occasion. Thank you for joining us.
Spring Convocation for graduating seniors, Friday, May 2, 1:00 p.m., Breslin Center, One Birch Road
Philanthropist Azim Premji, chairman of the global IT company Wipro Ltd., will address graduating seniors. He will be awarded an honorary doctorate of humane letters. Shirley Weis, MSU College of Nursing alumna, will also be awarded an honorary doctorate of science at the Convocation. Ms. Weis is the first woman and nonphysician to serve as chief administrative officer of Mayo Clinic.
Advanced Degree Commencement Ceremony, Friday, May 2, 3:30 p.m., Breslin Center, One Birch Road
Norman Augustine, retired CEO and chairman of the aeronautics company Lockheed Martin Corp., will address advanced degree candidates. Clifton Haley, former president of MSU College of Law and former CEO of Budget Rent-A-Car, will be awarded an honorary doctorate of laws at the advanced degree ceremony.
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The MSU Alumni Association membership for new graduates
Two-year complimentary membership for new graduates.