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Commencement set at M State, Seminary

Published 11:17am Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Commencement ceremonies will mark the graduation of nearly 1,450 students from the four campuses of Minnesota State Community and Technical College Thursday and Friday.

In Fergus Falls, M-State students may participate in spring graduation events beginning at 3 p.m. Thursday, in the campus gymnasium.

A reception is planned following the ceremony in Legacy Hall.

AnnaLisa Brown, who is graduating with an associate of arts degree, is the student speaker and alumnus David Ellis is the keynote speaker.

Graduation events are open to the public.

On Saturday, Lutheran Brethren Seminary commencement is planned at 1 p.m. at Bethel Lutheran Church, 702 W. Alcott Avenue in Fergus Falls.

Of the two graduates, one will receive the three-year master of divinity degree and one the certificate of theological studies in Bible and theology.

The Rev. Bill Helland of Borup will give the commencement address.

A reception honoring the students follow in the church fellowship hall.

The public is invited to attend.

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