Spring 2017 Commencement Ceremonies

This highlight video spots the Spring 2017 commencement ceremonies that took place over a two-day period (May 5-6) at Ferris State University, inside Jim Wink Arena. #FERR1S



Ceremonies take place twice a year on the Ferris State University campus. The fall ceremony takes place in December while the larger spring ceremonies take place during the early part of May. This spring, approximately 1,900 students graduated from Ferris. Cermemonies took place on Friday, May 5 and Saturday, May 6 in Jim Wink Arena. Here's the c
ommencement preview and wrap-up.

View the commencement ceremonies on the Ferris State Video YouTube channel: May 5 at 3:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. May 6 at 9 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 4 p.m.

Additional Spring 2017 Commencement features:

Jessica Mustata, College of Business; Symon Cronk, College of Arts and Sciences; Sadie Baker, College of Arts and Sciences; Maycee Robinson, College of Engineering Technology.

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Katie Thornsberry

Katie was one of six children in the family and had lost a brother, Ken, to multiple sclerosis, when she was in the ninth grade.

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Brian Majszak

Brian was a contemplative youngster, graduating from Traverse City West High School in the late spring of 2001, with his next steps in life somewhat undefined.

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Katie Steadman

Her father, David Steadman, and Katie’s mother, Gloria, joined with other family members in the mid-1980s to leave behind a life of struggles, in Detroit.

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