UA to Hold Summer Commencement Exercise Aug. 2

  • July 28th, 2014
The University of Alabama will hold its summer commencement exercise at 9 a.m., Aug. 2.
The University of Alabama will hold its summer commencement exercise at 9 a.m., Aug. 2.

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The University of Alabama will hold its summer commencement ceremony Aug. 2 at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

Commencement will begin at 9 a.m. and will include undergraduate and graduate students from all schools and colleges. There are 1,708 degree candidates.

Dr. James P. Cover, professor in the department of economics, finance, and legal studies in UA’s Culverhouse College of Commerce, will serve as commencement marshal. Cover just completed his 32nd year of teaching at UA.

The weekend ceremony will be broadcast live over the Internet. The webcast will be archived on this UA website, ua.edu/commencement/, and it will be available for viewing for 30 days following the ceremony.

More information can be found at registrar.ua.edu/degrees/commencement/.

Source

Kurt Morton, assistant university registrar, 205/348-8179, ksm@ua.edu

Contact

David Miller, Media Relations, 205/348-0825, dcmiller2@ur.ua.edu

The University of Alabama, part of The University of Alabama System, is the state’s flagship university. UA shapes a better world through its teaching, research and service. With a global reputation for excellence, UA provides an inclusive, forward-thinking environment and nearly 200 degree programs on a beautiful, student-centered campus. A leader in cutting-edge research, UA advances discovery, creative inquiry and knowledge through more than 30 research centers. As the state’s largest higher education institution, UA drives economic growth in Alabama and beyond.