NMC Commencement 2019

Commencement ceremonies for Northwestern Michigan College's Class of 2019 were held Saturday, May 4, at 2 p.m. in the Traverse City Central High School gymnasium. Video of the event can be viewed on NMC's YouTube channel.

About 200 graduates took part in the ceremony. More than 650 students earned degrees and certificates including the Associate in Nursing, Associate in Science and Arts, Associate in Applied Science, Associate in General Studies and Certificate of Practical Nursing. Bachelor of Science degrees in Maritime Technology and Marine Technology were also awarded.

This year’s student speaker was Emily Perkins, president of the NMC Student Government Association. Math instructor Steve Drake gave the Commencement address as the 2018 Imogene Wise Faculty Excellence Award recipient.

The 2019 Outstanding Alumni award recipients were named during the ceremony, as were the 2019 winners of the Imogene Wise Faculty Excellence Award and Adjunct Faculty Excellence Award.

NMC University Center partner Ferris State University awarded degrees as well.

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