(Springfield, MO) -- Drury University will hand out degrees to 669
students at two commencement ceremonies Saturday.
A ceremony for the College of Graduate and Continuing Studies will be held
at at the O'Reilly Family Event Center. During that time, the
school will confer degrees to 57 graduate students and 357 undergraduates.
At Drury will hold a graduation
ceremony for the Day School, handing out 255 undergraduate degrees.
Dr. Nancy Hensel, president of The
New American Colleges and Universities, will give the commencement speech at
both ceremonies. She became the first president of The New American Colleges
and Universities last November.
The NewA merican Colleges and Universities is a consortium of
19 independent colleges and universities that blend liberal learning,
professional studies and civic engagement.