Spring 2014 Commencement Information

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Southern Nazarene University (SNU) will conduct its Spring Commencement on Saturday, May 10, 2014. The featured Commencement Speaker is Dr. Walter (Wally) Quanstrom. Dr. Quanstrom was named vice president of Amoco Corporation in 1992. British Petroleum later purchased Amoco, and in 1998, Dr. Quanstrom was appointed to serve as a member of the company’s top 35 executives based in London, England.

May commencement speaker Dr. Walter Quanstrom

A member of the Class of 1964, Dr. Quanstrom met his wife, Dr. Fay Quanstrom, during his years at Bethany Nazarene College, now Southern Nazarene University and he continues to support his alma mater as a member of the SNU Foundation Board of Directors. 

Commencement ceremonies will be held in the Sawyer Center on the campus of Southern Nazarene University, located at N.W. 39th Expressway and Donald Avenue in Bethany, Oklahoma. The schedule of ceremonies includes:

Undergraduate (Traditional Student) Commencement Ceremony:
Doors Open – 9:15 a.m., Commencement Ceremony Begins – 10:00 a.m.

Professional & Graduate Studies Commencement Ceremony:
Doors Open – 1:15 p.m., Commencement Ceremony Begins – 2:00 p.m.

Nursing Spring Pinning Ceremony will take place on Friday evening, May 9, 2014 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Herrick Auditorium on the campus of SNU.

For additional information about commencement, contact the SNU Office of Academic Affairs at 405-491-6304.

Southern Nazarene University’s mission is to transform lives through higher education in a Christ-centered community. As a Christian community of scholars, we model the hospitality of grace, the pursuit of truth and the practice of discipleship, all within the Wesleyan-holiness tradition, as we prepare graduates who THINK with clarity, ACT with integrity and SERVE with purpose