At this year’s Spring Commencement Ceremony, up to three distinguished graduating seniors from the College of Arts and Sciences will represent their graduating class as the college’s speakers. The College seeks candidates to represent its three divisions: Social Sciences, Humanities, and Natural, Physical & Mathematical Sciences.
Applicants for this honor must have distinguished themselves through service to the Department, College of Arts and Sciences, or the University in one or more of the following: leadership roles, public service, creative endeavors, research, or other academic accomplishments. Further requirements and guidelines appear on the application. The College of Arts & Sciences Commencement Speaker committee will review the applications and interview finalists in early March. The application is attached below.
Completed applications must be turned in to the College of Arts and Sciences, 201 IG Greer Hall, by 5 p.m. Wednesday, February 25, 2015. For more information, please contact Katy Cook in the College of Arts and Sciences office at 828-262-3078 or firstname.lastname@example.org.