949 to graduate at Lakeland
- Published: April 30, 2014
More than 900 students will earn degrees on Sunday as Lakeland College celebrates its 152nd commencement.
The college will award diplomas to 949 graduates, including 633 undergraduates and 316 graduate students. The graduation ceremony begins at 2 p.m. in the Wehr Center.
Details about the ceremony can be found at http://lakeland.edu/graduation.
The undergraduate group includes 208 students who attended classes at Lakeland's main campus and 425 students who completed Lakeland's Evening, Weekend and Online program at one of seven centers around Wisconsin.
Jeffrey Selingo, an award-winning author, columnist and speaker who has spent nearly 20 years as a journalist covering colleges and universities worldwide, will deliver the commencement address.
Selingo is the author of "College (Un)Bound: The Future of Higher Education and What It Means for Students," which explores how families will pay, what campuses will look like, how students will learn and what skills will lead to success in the job market.
In addition, as part of this year's celebration Lakeland College create a huge social scrapbook celebrating the accomplishments of our 2014 graduates. To contribute, tag your posts, Instagram photos and tweets with #muskies14. Find out more at Lakeland.edu/muskies14.