NMC Commencement 2018

Commencement ceremonies for Northwestern Michigan College's Class of 2018 were held Saturday, May 5, at 2 p.m. in the Traverse City Central High School gymnasium. About 200 graduates took part in the ceremony. More than 650 students earned degrees and certificates this academic year including the Associate in Nursing, Associate in Science and Arts, Associate in Applied Science, Associate in General Studies and Certificate of Practical Nursing. Two Bachelor of Science degrees, in Maritime Technology and Marine Technology, were also awarded.

This year’s student speaker was Meghen Beger, president of the NMC Student Government Association. Nursing instructor Mac Beeker gave the Commencement address as the 2017 Imogene Wise Faculty Excellence Award recipient. The 2018 Outstanding Alumni award recipients were named during the ceremony, as were the 2018 winners of the Imogene Wise Faculty Excellence Award and Adjunct Faculty Excellence Award.

NMC University Center partner Ferris State University awarded degrees to about 20 students as well.

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