This spring 823 degrees will be awarded to 801 candidates, including 44 associate degrees, 632 bachelor's degrees and 147 mClass of 1962.
Candidates will then be introduced and degrees conferred by the deans of the six colleges, Enrollment Management and the Doré School of Graduate Studies.
Stephanie Tarver, dean of enrollment management, will introduce honor graduates, and Dr. L. Ken Moss Jr., president of the McNeese Alumni Association, will address the students on behalf of the association.
MiKayla Bourque, graduating music education senior from Port Neches, Texas, will lead the graduates and audience in the alma mater.
***Calling all graduates! Share your memories with us throughout graduation day! Before and after the commencement ceremonies, we invite all our graduates and their friends and families to check in at the 2012 McNeese Spring Commencement Event on Facebook, tag us in your status updates and photos, and Tweet your celebration activities using the hashtag #McNeeseGrad. We'd love to celebrate your success with you all day long!