Thomas More College in Crestview Hills, Ky., will hold its 84th Commencement Exercises Sat., May 12, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. in honor of approximately 350 graduates. The ceremony will be held in the Connor Convocation Center. The preceding Baccalaureate Mass will take place the same day at 10 a.m. at the Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption at 1140 Madison Avenue in Covington, Ky.
Kit Andrews, a news anchor for Local 12 WKRC-TV in Cincinnati, will deliver the commencement address. Andrews’ 31-year career with Local 12 is full of experience reporting valuable news and feature stories to audiences in Greater Cincinnati. Manager of Community Relations of Toyota Motor Engineering and Manufacturing in North America Helen M. Carroll will be presented an honorary doctorate degree. Other individuals receiving special recognition include Dr. Ray Hebert who will be presented the Outstanding Teacher Award and David Lloyd who will be presented the Outstanding Part-Time Teacher Award.
Thomas More College President Sr. Margaret Stallmeyer, C.D.P. and Dr. Bradley A Bielski, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College will oversee the commencement ceremony. Chancellor of Thomas More College and Bishop of the Diocese of Covington The Most Reverend Roger J. Foys, D.D. will offer the benediction. Chairperson of Thomas More College Board of Trustees Dr. Jeanne-Marie Tapke will offer congratulatory remarks. The Villa Madonna College Class of 1962 will be honored in recognition of its 50th anniversary.
For more information about Thomas More College, please call (859) 341-5800.