Concordia St. Paul News

May 1, 2017

CSP Celebrates the Class of 2017

Concordia University, St. Paul hosts commencement ceremonies for the Class of 2017, May 5-6, at the Gangelhoff Center. Commencement ceremonies begin with traditional undergraduate programs on Friday, May 5 at 7:30 p.m. Adult undergraduate programs commencement takes place Saturday, May 6 at 10 a.m., followed by graduate programs commencement at 2 p.m. The weekend celebration begins with the Baccalaureate service at the Buetow Auditorium on Friday, May 5 at 4 p.m.

Traditional Undergraduate Programs – Friday, May 5, 7:30 p.m., Gangelhoff Center

Associate of Arts, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Business Administration degree recipients

Commencement Speaker: Mr. Kirk Ingram (’09)
Student Welcome Address: Ms. Renee Cortez
Student Farewell Address: Ms. Carah Faggett
Honorary Degrees: Mr. Richard Robertson (Doctor of Laws), Dr. Loren Leslie (Doctor of Humane Letters), Dr. Jeffrey Burkart (Doctor of Letters
Aeterna Moliri Award: Mr. Fredrick (HS ’58, JC ’60) and Mrs. Paula Voigtmann

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Adult Undergraduate Programs – Saturday, May 6, 10 a.m., Gangelhoff Center

Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science degree and Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree recipients

Commencement Speaker: The Honorable Elizabeth Kautz, Mayor of the City of Burnsville
Student Welcome: Ms. Candace Birk
Student Farewell: Ms. Andrea Wallin

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Graduate Programs – Saturday, May 6, 2 p.m., Gangelhoff Center

Master of Arts, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science, Educational Specialist, and Doctor of Physical Therapy degree recipients

Commencement Speaker: Colonel Kevin Olson (M.A., ‘09)
Student Welcome: Ms. Heidi Heino
Student Farewell: Mr. Blake Doane

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