Graduate Commencement Ceremony is May 10


The Adams State University Graduate Commencement Ceremony, for students receiving their master's degrees, begins at 1:30 p.m. May 10, in Plachy Hall.

Adams State will award 275 degrees, including: Master of Arts: 4 in Art; 160 in Counseling; 12 in Higher Education Administration and Leadership; 1 in Humanities-U.S. History; 8 in Human Performance and Physical Education; 60 in Teacher Education; and 25 Master in Business Administration degrees; the Human Performance and Physical Education Department will also award 5 Master of Science degrees.

Dr. William Lipke, professor of music, will perform a special selection of music and a slide show featuring the graduate students will be included in the ceremony. A reception honoring the graduates and their guests will be held in the front foyer of Plachy Hall. Dr. Teri McCartney, professor of counselor education, will receive recognition as professor emeritus.

The event will be streamed live for family and friends unable to attend; visit