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Commencement, Saturday, May 17, 2014

Graduates, families and friends, faculty and staff celebrated the 70th commencement of Mitchell College on a day that, despite threatened downpours, was gloriously sunny. Over 160 students received bachelor and associate degrees. The ceremony was presided by Michael Fishbein, V.P. of Academic Affairs, and featured the commencement address by Rear Admiral Robert C. Olsen ’65, the student address by John H. McGowan ’14, a welcome by President Mary Ellen Jukoski, and remarks from Board of Trustee Chair Betty Ivey.

Media Coverage/Press Releases

The Day, May 17, 2014
Retired Coast Guard rear admiral gives advice to Mitchell grads
By Judy Benson
RADM Olsen to Speak at 70th Commencement

The Day, May 17, 2014
Mitchell College Graduation Photo Gallery
Photos by Dana Jensen

The Day, April 23, 2014
Rear Adm. Olsen will address Mitchell College graduates
By Jennifer McDermott

Mitchell College Press Release, April 23, 2014
Alumnus and Trustee RADM Rube Olsen to Speak at 70th Mitchell College Commencement


Enjoy photos from Commencement here.


The video of the entire Mitchell College Commencement 2014 is below