Midyear Commencement is Friday, Dec. 9
Midyear Commencement will be held on Friday, Dec. 9, at Chaifetz Arena. The event
begins at 3 p.m. with the processional. (All faculty, students and administrators
who will be part of the processional are asked to arrive at the arena by 2 p.m. that
The commencement address will be delivered by Paul Bracher, Ph.D., assistant professor
of chemistry and the recipient of this year’s Nancy McNeir Ring Award, the all-University teaching award sponsored by SLU’s chapter of Alpha Sigma Nu,
the international Jesuit honor society.
The ceremony’s student speaker is Laura Kleinschmidt, an MBA student who also is an
alumni engagement officer on the SLU staff.
The event also will feature student musicians and the University’s Mastersingers chorale
An hour-long reception on the arena concourse will immediately follow the ceremony.
For more details about Midyear Commencement, visit the commencement website.