More than 400
undergraduate and graduate students will receive their diplomas from the
College of Mount St. Joseph on Saturday.
The Mount will hold two
commencement ceremonies. A ceremony for adult and graduate students will be
held at 10:00 a.m. followed by a ceremony for traditional students at 2:30 p.m.
Reverend James J. Walsh,
pastor at St. Dominic, will address the graduate and adult students during the
morning ceremony. Father Jim will be awarded an honorary Doctor of Humane
Letters degree for his leadership and pastoral ministry in the Roman Catholic
Church, locally and nationally.
Craig D. Hockenberry '95,
principal of Oyler School in Price Hill, will address the traditional students
during the afternoon ceremony. He will be awarded an honorary Doctor of Humane
Letters degree for his dedication to the students of Oyler and the surrounding
community. Hockenberry is a 1995 graduate of the Mount and holds a master's in
education administration from Xavier University.
received their diplomas in the Mount's December commencement.
The College of Mount St.
Joseph is an undergraduate and graduate Catholic college that provides an
interdisciplinary liberal arts and professional curriculum emphasizing values,
service and social responsibility.