The University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac will hold its annual spring Honors and Commencement ceremony at 7 p.m. on Friday, May 13, in the Prairie Theater.
Chancellor Cathy Sandeen, UW Colleges and UW-Extension, will be the Commencement speaker. Sandeen has led these two institutions of the UW System since 2014.
The UW Colleges serves almost 14,000 traditional and non-traditional students and is comprised of the 13 freshman/sophomore campuses around the state and UW Colleges Online.
UW-Fond du Lac is one of the 13 UW Colleges. UW-Extension partners with 72 counties, three tribal nations, and statewide and local public and private organizations to bring lifelong learning to Wisconsin’s children, youth and adults.
Deryl McCauley of Lomira has been selected as the student speaker. McCauley is a returning adult student switching careers and pursuing a major in secondary education with the goal of being a high school teacher.
He is president of the Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society, served as a tutor in the Learning Commons and worked as a student information technology intern while at UW-Fond du Lac.
UW-Fond du Lac graduates at the spring Commencement ceremony will be awarded the Associate of Arts and Science Degree. A reception for graduates and their families will be held in the University Center Commons following the ceremony.