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Please be advised that the individuals listed in the program do not represent an official confirmation of having met the graduation requirements. The 108th Annual Commencement ceremony will commence with introductions by University President Robert T. Wagner. Serving as honorary marshals are Dr. Robert M. Dimit, Professor Emeritus of Rural Sociology, and Dr. Evelyn T. Peterson, Professor Emerita of Nursing. The commencement address will be delivered by Nancy J. McIntire, a candidate for graduation. Dr. Carol J. Peterson, Vice President for Academic Affairs, will acknowledge faculty and student honors, including Robert V. Burns, Distinguished Professor of Political Science, and Leon J. Wrage, Distinguished Professor of Plant Science. Recognizing Army and Air Force commissions are LTC John A. Schafer and CPT Keith A. Henry. Honorary degrees will be awarded to Donald T. Lauer for Doctor of Science and Howard M. Sauer for Doctor of Public Service.


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