LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (May 19, 2011) - UALR celebrates spring commencement Saturday, May 21, with traditional pomp and circumstance. But this year, new age tools will help friends and family across the globe watch the ceremony in real time and post congratulations as their grad receives his or her degree.
During the ceremonies, UALR Chancellor Joel E. Anderson will present honorary doctorates to Dr. Joseph Francisco, the 2010 president of the American Chemical Society, and to Cheryl Chapman, founding director of UALR Children International.
Graduates of the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; the College of Education; and the College of Professional Studies will receive their degrees at a 9:30 a.m. ceremony at the Jack Stephens Center.