Thursday, Dec. 15 | 1 p.m. | Nemzek Fieldhouse 

Minnesota State University Moorhead will award degrees to about 430 students during its fall commencement program Thursday, Dec. 15 at 1 p.m. in the university’s Nemzek Fieldhouse. 

Christopher Johnson, executive director of the Rape and Abuse Crisis Center in Fargo, will be the commencement speaker.

Johnson earned a bachelor’s of social work from MSUM, a master’s of social work from the University of Minnesota and a doctor of philosophy in education with a focus on institutional analysis from North Dakota State University. Prior to joining RACC, he held direct practice and administrative roles focusing on case management, group facilitation, program evaluation/development and organizational leadership within various human service organizations.

If you can’t attend commencement, you can view the live stream online. You can also download the “#MSUM2016” app for detailed Commencement information, directions, and social media streams.

Be sure to tweet your congratulations to graduates at #MSUM2016.