New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 4, 2005, New Braunfels, Texas
Page 6A — Herald-Zeitung — Sunday, December 4, 2005Former governor, businessman, prominent professors highlight graduation ceremonies at UT-Austin
AUSTIN — A former Texas governor, a food market executive, a library association president and several prominent professors will be among the speakers featured during fall commencement 2005 ceremonies Friday through Dec. 11 honoring graduating students at the University of Texas at Austin.
Former Gov. Ann Richards, who was elected in 1990 to serve as the 45th governor of Texas, will speak at 6 p.m. Friday to graduates from the College of liberal Arts. The various colleges and schools host the convocation ceremonies at which Richards and other speakers will talk. lite convocations are occasions when these components celebrate their graduates’ achievements with individualized honors and tra
ditions. The new Jackson School of Geosciences will host its inaugural commencement ceremony as a part of the weekend festivities. Fall graduation activities do not include a university-wide commencement ceremony.
In honor of graduating students receiving their degrees at fall commencement ceremonies, the university’s Tower will be lighted orange with “05” displayed on all sides of building windows Friday through Dec. ll.
The convocation activities include:
■ 6 p.m. Friday — College of Liberal Arts at the Frank Erwin Center. Speaker: Ann Richards, former governor ofTexas.
■ 9 a.m. Saturday — Graduate studies, doctor's degree and master's degree candidates. Bass Concert Hall, Performing Arts Center. Speaker: Dr. Sheldon Ekland-
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■ 9 a.m. Saturday — College of Engineering (graduate and undergraduate students), Frank Erwin Center. Speaker: Dr. Jack Randall, founder and former president and CEO of Randall and Dewey Inc. of Houston.
■ 10:30 a.m. Saturday — School of Nursing, Lyndon B. Johnson Auditorium. Speaker Dr. Nona Niland, M.D., a physician and a member of the School of Nursing Foundation Advisory Council.
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Education, Bass Concert Hall, Performing Arts Center. Speaker: Dr. O.L. Davis Jr., the Catherine Mae Parker Centennial Professor in Education, University ofTexas at Austin.
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■ 12:30 p.m. Saturday — College of Communication (graduate and undergraduate students), Frank Erwin Center. Speaker: Dr. James A. Mackin Jr., chair of the Department of Communication,
■ 1 p.m. Saturday — Jackson School of Geosciences (graduate and undergraduate students), Don R. Boyd Auditorium in the Geology Building (GEO 2.324). Speaker: William R. Muehlberger, professor emeritus from the Department of Geological Sciences =.
■ 2 p.m. Saturday — College of Fine Arts, Hogg Auditorium. Speaker: Gordon Peacock, the Frank C. Erwin Jr. Centennial Professor Emeritus in Drama, the University ofTexas at Austin, and professor emeritus of the University of Alberta Drama Department.
■ 7 p.m. Saturday — School of Architecture (graduate and undergraduate students), Goldsmith Hall Mebane Gallery. Speaker: Dr. Frederick Steiner, dean of the School of Architecture.
■ 10 a.m. Dec. 11 — McCombs School of Business, Frank Erwin Center. Speaker: Scott McClelland, president of Central Market and H-E-B Houston.
■ 2:30 p.m. Dec. 11 — College of Natural Sciences, Frank Erwin Center. Speaker To be announced.
Information is available at the commencement Web site www.utexas.edu/commence-ment/2005/fall.
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