Spring commencement ceremonies at North Platte Community College and McCook Community College will take place Friday, May 10. The NPCC ceremony will be at 3 p.m. in the McDonald-Belton Gymnasium at the South Campus.
The ceremony at MCC will be held earlier, at 10 a.m. in the MCC Events Center.
At the North Platte ceremony, NPCC Vice President Marcus Garstecki will provide introductions, remarks and the presentation of graduation candidates.
MCC Interim Vice President Michele Gill will serve in the same capacity at the MCC ceremony.
Mid-Plains Community College President Ryan Purdy will confer diplomas and degrees at both ceremonies.
Student commencement speakers will be Aboubacar “Bouba” Casse at NPCC and Barbara Ann Leising at MCC. Honorary Degrees will be presented to Jerry Adams and R.J. Thomas in North Platte and Peter and Dolores Graff at the McCook ceremony.