The summer semester is winding down on campus and that can only mean one thing--summer commencement is quickly approaching. This summer, commencement is being held on Friday, August 1 at 9:30 a.m. at Stegeman Coliseum. The 2014 summer commencement is a combined Graduate and Undergraduate event. Doors open at 8 a.m. For those unable to attend,the ceremony will be broadcast live on Channel 15 of the University Cable System and Channel 181 of the Charter Cable System. It will also be streamed live here.
Francis "Abit" Massey, a 1949 graduate of the University of Georgia and president emeritus of the Georgia Poultry Federation, will deliver the summer Commencement address at the ceremony. Massey led the Georgia Poultry Federation for 48 years, and in 2009 was named president emeritus.
For more information about the event, visiting Athens and other college and department convocations, be sure to check out the great resource page that UGA has put together for the event: http://commencement.uga.edu/.
Congratulations to all of the Summer 2014 graduates! Have fun and enjoy the celebration of this momentous occasion.