29 July 2005
Summer Commencement this Evening
Jacksonville State University’s Summer 2005 commencement will be held this evening at 7:30 p.m. in Paul Snow Stadium. Congressman Robert Aderholt will deliver the
commencement address (See related article).
In the event the
weather prevents an outdoor rehearsal or exercise, the commencement activity
will be held in the Mathews Coliseum.
The commencement will remain at 7:30 p.m. with the location changed to
the Mathews Coliseum.
stations and campus security will announce any decision to locate the
commencement activity in the Mathews Coliseum should weather become a
factor. Call the Graduation Hotline, 782-8197,
for changes in the rehearsal or ceremony location.
will be televised live on WJXS-TV 24 (local Cable One Channel 9). Other cable
companies with TV 24 include Cable One (Anniston,
City, Munford and Jacksonville);
Charter (Piedmont, Southside and Heflin);
Leesburg Cable; Collinsville Cable; Lookout Cable (Gaylesville);
and Cherokee County Cable (Centre).
Family and friends can view the
graduation ceremonies live from their home computers. There will be a link
available on the JSU website:
www.jsu.edu. The ceremonies will also be
archived for two weeks after commencement.
The top ten graduates include Vanessa
Leigh Washburn, of Gallant, AL with a Grade Point Average of 3.91; Kevin Robert
Stephen, of Anniston, AL with a GPA of 3.90; Vu Tien
Nguyen, of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam with a GPA of 3.78; Angie Rae Daniel, of
Munford, AL with a GPA of 3.77; Matias A. Anselmo, of Argentina, with a GPA of 3.77;
Cynthia Mae Pace, of Tuscumbia, AL with
a GPA of 3.76; Joseph M. Bone, of Southside, AL with a GPA of 3.74; Ashley Jan
Johnson, of Piedmont, AL with a GPA of 3.73; Tammy Rushing Formby, of Dawson,
AL with a GPA of 3.73; and Christopher R. Harper, of Arab, AL with a GPA of 3.71.
For a list of graduation candidates, see
JSU Summer 2005 Graduation List
Further graduation information is available on JSU's website at www.jsu.edu/gradinfo.html.
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