More than 2,200 undergraduate and graduate students are expected to participate in Washington State University’s 110th spring commencement on Saturday, May 6, at Beasley Performing Arts Coliseum.
• Three ceremonies will be held. At 8 a.m. graduates in the liberal arts will receive their degrees. Texas Tech University President Jon Whitmore, a WSU graduate, will be the featured speaker.
• At the 11:30 a.m. ceremony, WSU regent Joe King of King, Crowley and Co. public affairs consultants, will address graduates in business and education.
• Edmund O. Schweitzer III, founder and president of Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories in Pullman and a WSU graduate, will speak at the 3 p.m. ceremony for agricultural, human and natural resource sciences; engineering and architecture; pharmacy; nursing; sciences; and veterinary medicine graduates.
WSU President V. Lane Rawlins will preside at all three ceremonies. Commencement is open to the public; no tickets are required.