Madisonville Community College is pleased to announce the 2017 graduation ceremonies scheduled for Friday, May 5, at the Glema Mahr Center for the Arts located at 2000 College Drive in Madisonville. The first ceremony begins at 5:30 p.m. and will honor Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, and Nursing program graduates. The second ceremony begins at 7:30 p.m. and will honor Associate in Applied Science and diploma graduates in all other academic programs.
The commencement addresses for both ceremonies will be delivered by Mr. Dave Jones, of Hanson, and of Eternal Endurance. Mr. Jones has had a varied and successful career in human services, practicing as a mental health and substance abuse therapist prior to becoming a successful entrepreneur in the mining industry. Most recently, Mr. Jones has received national attention for his endurance running and his completion of the Triple 7 Quest, a 7 marathon event completed in 7 days on 7 different continents.
“Graduation is the culmination of our efforts at the college and we are thrilled at the success of our students. We have another distinguished graduating class heading into great careers or onto to transfer at a four-year college or university,” shared Madisonville Community College President Dr. Cindy Kelley.
The community is invited to attend the graduation ceremonies and celebrate the accomplishments of our students.