Commencement is the ultimate celebration of one of the most significant accomplishments of a student's lifetime, and Appalachian State University will honor this achievement for more than 600 students earning bachelor's and master's degrees from the Walker College of Business in spring / summer term, 2023.
"You have demonstrated the strength and resilience to succeed as you transition from college to career and beyond," said Walker College Dean Sandra Vannoy in a message to the graduates. "I wish you all the best as you go forward in support of the mission of the Walker College of Business: to be ethical, innovative, and engaged business leaders who positively impact our community, both locally and globally."
Commencement: Saturday, May 13
The Walker College's commencement ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 13 at 1:00 p.m. in the Holmes Convocation Center.
The faculty processional will begin at 12:50 p.m., with the University Mace carried by Finance, Banking & Insurance Professor Austin Eggers; the university banner carried by Computer Information Systems Professor Jeff Kaleta, and the college banner carried by Dean Sandra Vannoy.
Find additional details about the commencement ceremonies or the watch the ceremony livestreamed at appstate.edu/commencement. For questions regarding commencement, contact the Office of University Events at email@example.com.
Business Graduate Hooding & Awards Ceremony: Friday, May 12
Additionally, students from App State's MBA, MS in Accounting and MS in Applied Data Analytics programs are invited to participate in a Graduate Programs Hooding & Awards Ceremony on Friday, May 12.
For information about the Hooding Ceremony, please contact Kim Kirby, firstname.lastname@example.org.