Spring Commencement 2006 at Southern Nazarene University

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
by Eunice Trent
April 18, 2006
Contact: Eunice Trent
Phone: 405.491.6600
Fax: 405.491.6381
E-mail: etrent@snu.edu

Southern Nazarene University (SNU) will honor the graduating class of 2006 during Spring Commencement exercises at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 13, 2006 in the Sawyer Center, Northwest 39th Expressway and Donald.

Dr. Seldon Dee Kelley III, Vice-President for Spiritual Development at Southern Nazarene University will serve as Commencement Speaker for the Southern Nazarene University Spring Commencement ceremony.

Kelley gives oversight to the Office of Spiritual Development on the campus of SNU. His primary responsibilities include chapel, missions and small group ministries. His work with the general church includes assignments in missionary assessment, cross-cultural orientation workshops and Youth-In-Mission training. Dee resides in Oklahoma City with his wife, Kay, and their two daughters, Sutton and Savannah.

The doors in the Sawyer Center will open for guests at 1:00 p.m. Following commencement exercises, the historic Ivy Ring Ceremony for graduates will take place at the Centennial Plaza in front of the Webster Commons. Families are encouraged to follow the graduates in their recessional out to the Centennial Plaza and stand behind their graduates as part of the Ivy Ring Ceremony.

Commencement is open to the public, and there is no admission charge. Guests are asked to enter through the west doors of the Sawyer Center.

For additional Commencement information, contact the SNU Office of Academic Affairs at 405.491.6304.