Falwell, Jindal to preside over Commencement; 34,000 guests expected
May 09, 2014 |
Liberty University is preparing to welcome an estimated crowd of 34,000 at its 41st Commencement ceremony, scheduled for 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 10, at Williams Stadium. Liberty will honor close to 17,500 graduates from its residential and online programs; close to 6,200 will be participating in the Commencement exercises.
The Class of 2014 will hear from Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, the keynote speaker, as well as President Jerry Falwell.
More than 85 percent of the graduating class — Liberty’s largest to date — will have completed their degrees online. About 9,000 post-graduate and doctoral degrees will be conferred.
Liberty is proud to celebrate over 5,000 military graduates.
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