Purdue North Central Commencement To Be May 20

WESTVILLE – The Purdue University North Central 2012-2013 commencement ceremony will be Monday, May 20 at 7 p.m. in the Valparaiso University Athletics – Recreation Center. No tickets are necessary to attend.

The Class of 2013 will earn an anticipated 31 master’s degrees, 443 bachelor’s degrees and 102 associate degrees.

The traditional commencement ceremony will feature the conferring of degrees by Purdue North Central Chancellor Dr. James B. Dworkin. Purdue University President Mitchell E. Daniels Jr., will be in attendance.
The new graduates will be welcomed to the ranks of Purdue alumni by Mark Zimmerman, Human Resource coordinator with Porter-Starke Services and president of the Purdue North Central Alumni Association Advisory Board.

The response on behalf of the 2012-2013 graduating class will be presented by Amy K. Boren, who is earning her Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education.

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 219-785-5299. Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact ext. 5299.


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