The Purdue University North Central 2011-2012 commencement ceremony will be Monday, May 21 at 7 p.m. in the Valparaiso University Athletics - Recreation Center. No tickets are necessary to attend.
PNC students will earn an anticipated 330 master's, bachelor's or associate degrees this spring semester.
The traditional commencement ceremony will feature the conferring of degrees by Purdue North Central Chancellor Dr. James B. Dworkin. Dr. A. Dale Whittaker, vice provost for Undergraduate Academic Affairs for Purdue University will address the graduates and their guests.
The new graduates will be welcomed to the ranks of Purdue alumni by Jeffrey L. Swan, vice president of Walsh & Kelly, Inc., a 1981 graduate and president of the PNC Alumni Association Board of Directors.
The response on behalf of the 2011-2012 graduating class will be presented by Melissa A. Redlin, who is earning her Bachelor's degree in Nursing.
Following the ceremony, graduates and their guests are invited to enjoy a reception in the Harre Student Union on the Valparaiso University campus.
Further information about commencement can be obtained by contacting the PNC Office of the Registrar at 21.785.5200, ext. 5299. Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact ext. 5299.