COTTEY HOLDS 128th COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY MAY 13
NEVADA, MO -- Cottey College is preparing for Commencement and
other related activities. As these important events draw closer, drivers on Austin are asked to take
note of the increased pedestrian and visitor traffic and to drive safely. The
public is invited to attend the following Commencement weekend events.
begins Friday, May 11, with the Merry Ann DeVaney Sauls Writing Awards Contest
at 10 a.m. in the Missouri Recital Hall. Named after Mrs. Sauls, a 1959
graduate of Cottey
College, the contest was
developed to enhance the prestige of academic writing in the four disciplines
at Cottey. Awards are given in the four areas of fine arts, humanities, math
and science, social sciences, and an additional award in composition.
activities continue that evening with Baccalaureate at 7:30 p.m. in the Cottey
College Chapel. The Spiritual Life Committee sponsors this special service.