Fall 2014 commencement set for Dec. 16

Metropolitan State University celebrates its 95th commencement exercises Tuesday, Dec. 16. The student speaker is Eric Antonson, Minneapolis, College of Management outstanding graduate student, who earned a Master of Public and Nonprofit Administration.

The ceremony is in the Roy Wilkins Auditorium at Saint Paul RiverCentre. Approximately 1,186 students are receiving bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees with 575 expected to participate in the fall ceremony.

Other commencement participants include: Metropolitan State Interim President Devinder Malhotra;  Ginny Arthur, provost and academic vice president; Ann Anaya, JD, trustee, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Board of Trustees; Allen Bellas, Inter-faculty Organization president; Abel Lubbertyn Amvembe Ebane, Student Senate treasurer; Timothy Doherty, Metropolitan State University Alumni Association board president; Craig Vinje, Metropolitan State University Foundation board chair; and

Dan Bostrom, Saint Paul City Council member.

Note: All guests must have a ticket