College Holds 67th Commencement Exercises
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- Published: Thursday, 31 May 2018 00:41
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The College of Micronesia FSM
Palikir, Pohnpei (May 18, 2018) – The College celebrated its 67th Commencement Exercises on Friday May 18, 2018, at the Main Gym of the FSM-China Friendship Sports Center.
Guest speaker at this year's commencement exercises was an Alumna of the classes of 2011 and 2012, Sylvia Elias, who is the Student Activity Coordinator for Upward Bound-Pohnpei.
College President Joseph M. Daisy Ed.D. provided the welcoming remarks at the ceremony, and Ms. Reileen B. Joel delivered the Valedictory Address. Conferring degrees to graduates was Board of Regents Chairman, Dr. Tuslensru Waguk, and accepting the graduates was the Secretary of the FSM Department of Education, the Honorable Kalwin Kephas.
In attendance were the college’s Board of Regents, members of the diplomatic corps, leaders from both the local and national governments, and members of the college community at large.
A total of 113 graduates from the National Campus, 46 from the Career & Technical Education Center (CTEC) formerly Pohnpei Campus, 19 from Chuuk Campus, and 9 from Kosrae Campus. The Yap and FSM Maritime Fisheries Institute (FMI) Campus will hold their commencements later this month.