Lourdes University Congratulates May 2020 Graduates
While the scheduled May 9 Lourdes Baccalaureate and Commencement Ceremonies have been postponed, the University community is celebrating the achievements of May 2020 graduates in several fun ways.
Virtual Zoom Online Celebration
Lourdes University graduates took to Zoom for a fun celebration. The Online Celebration for Lourdes University May 2020 graduates was live streamed on Facebook for family and friends.
Graduate Yard Signs in Sylvania
Starting Thursday, May 7, nearly 140 yard signs were posted around the Lourdes campus and in Sylvania. Each yard sign has the first name of a May 2020 Lourdes University graduate. The Sylvania Chamber and local businesses including the Shoppes of Mayberry Square joined in the celebration, having a yard sign posted at or near their establishment.
Lourdes faculty, staff, administration and board of trustee members, as well as members of the Sisters of St. Francis leadership participated in “congratulatory” video message sthat were aired live during the Virtual Zoom Online Celebration.
Lourdes Graduate Box
Each May 20202 Lourdes University graduate will receive a Lourdes Graduate Box at their home address. Inside the box will be their personalized yard sign, a Lourdes Alum pennant, their Lourdes University diploma, any Lourdes Awards or Athletic Banquet awards they received virtually in April, Honor Society cords, Honors Tassels, a Lourdes 2020 Graduate T-shirt, an Alumni Pin, and a Lourdes Alumni decal.
Later this year, Lourdes University will announce the date of the rescheduled Commencement Ceremony as well as the honorary degree recipient.
MAY 2020 Graduating Class – Undergraduates
Daniel Bautista Macias
Heather Jividen Austin
MAY 2020 Graduating Class – Graduates
Vijay Sekar Gunapandian