Gannon University to Celebrate Winter Commencement Sunday

Gannon University graduates

Gannon University graduates

Erie, Pa. – Gannon University President Keith Taylor, Ph.D., will recognize graduates at Gannon University’s Winter Commencement ceremony, to be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 9, at the Hammermill Center.

Gannon will award 177 degrees, including 12 doctoral degrees, 66 master’s degrees, 97 bachelor’s degrees and 2 associates degrees. Nine students will graduate summa cum laude. Students from 12 nations will be earning degrees Sunday.

This year’s keynote speaker is Mayor Joseph V. Schember who was sworn in as the 48th mayor of Erie, Pa. this past January. Commencement Events
BACCALAUREATE MASS
Time: 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Location: Mary, Seat of Wisdom Chapel, 520 Peach St. COMMENCEMENT INTERVIEWS
Time: 1-1:50 p.m.
Location: Hammermill Center

Available: Lawrence T. Persico, Bishop, Diocese of Erie; Keith Taylor, Ph.D., President, Gannon University; Erie Mayor Joseph V. Schember, Commencement speaker

COMMENCEMENT LINE UP OF GRADUATES Time: 1:15 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Location: Hammermill Center COMMENCEMENT

Time: 2 p.m.

Location: Hammermill Center

About Gannon University:

Gannon University is a Catholic, diocesan university with campuses in Erie, Pennsylvania, and Ruskin, Florida, offering online and traditional associate, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs to more than 4,000 academically talented and diverse students.

Gannon University is dedicated to excellence in teaching, scholarship and service. Inspired by the Catholic Intellectual Tradition, the University offers a comprehensive, values-centered learning experience that emphasizes faith, leadership, inclusiveness and social responsibility.

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