Spring 2015 Commencement will take place Thursday, May 14, 2015, at 6:30 p.m. at the Minneapolis Convention Center: 1301 Second Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55403.
For more information on the venue, visit www.minneapolisconventioncenter.com.
Note: the Commencement ceremony will be recorded and posted to the Dunwoody YouTube Channel as soon as the video can be processed.
Preferred parking ramp option – 3rd Avenue Convention Center (600) ramp. See the Minneapolis Convention Center Parking Ramp Map for additional parking options.
Tickets are required for the commencement ceremony. Graduates will receive their guest tickets at Countdown to Commencement. For additional tickets, please contact the Registrar’s Office at email@example.com.
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Sona Mehring is the CEO and founder of CaringBridge, the leading website for rallying support during a health crisis.
Bio: Throughout her successful career in computer programming, Sona always searched for a way to help others with her skills. In 1997 when close friends experienced a serious medical crisis, Sona was inspired to create a solution around how to communicate with family and loved ones during a critical time and CaringBridge was born. Since its creation, CaringBridge websites have been visited nearly 2 billion times
Jesse Lee Gable is graduating from Dunwoody’s Automated Systems & Robotics (ASRO) program.
Bio: After working in accounting for more than 10 years, Jesse knew he wanted something more and chose to enroll in Dunwoody’s ASRO program. Since then, Gable has maintained a 4.0 GPA while working full-time; served as treasurer of the Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP); and has gained certification in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) 1 from the Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute (PMMI) and FANUC robot certification from FANUC. On April 29, 2015, Gable was presented with an Academic Excellence Award.
There will be no rehearsals for the commencement ceremony. Commencement team members and faculty will be prepared to guide graduates on commencement day. For further information concerning procession guidelines, please check with the Registrar’s Office.
For graduates or guests who need disability accommodations, please indicate the needs on Graduate Info form or contact the Registrar’s Office regarding accommodations.
The graduation fee is a one-time, non-refundable fee of $50.00. It defrays the costs of processing graduates for graduation, printing and mailing diplomas, printing diploma covers, the cap and gown worn at commencement, and other expenses associated with graduation.
Students must pay the one-time, non-refundable graduation fee regardless of their participation or lack of participation in the commencement ceremony. Any amounts owed on your account may result final grades, transcripts and diploma being withheld until your account is settled.
Graduation is the process of being awarded a degree. To be awarded a degree, students must have a degree audit by the Registrar’s Office and meet all degree requirements.
Commencement is the congratulatory ceremony (walking across the stage) held each spring in which the attainment of a degree is recognized by the College community, friends and family.
Participating in Commencement is not an indication of official graduate status.
Information about the Alumni Association can be found at www.dunwoody.edu/alumni
Contact Beth Soberg in the Office of the Registrar at (612) 381-3094 or firstname.lastname@example.org.