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Turn those tassels: Commencement will be Friday at Coliseum

UNCG will confer more than 1,800 degrees at the university’s December Commencement ceremonies.

The university-wide commencement will take place Friday, Dec. 8, at 10 a.m. at the Greensboro Coliseum. The doctoral hooding ceremony will take place Thursday, Dec. 7, at 3 p.m. at UNCG Auditorium.

The degree total includes approximately 1,444 bachelor’s degrees, 281 master’s degrees, 78 doctoral degrees and four specialist in education degrees. The more than 1,800 degrees include Spartans who met their graduation requirements in August.

Of the degrees awarded, 99 will be conferred to international students.

Cone Health CEO Terry Akin will deliver the keynote address at Friday’s ceremony. (See related story.)

A livestream of the Friday’s commencement ceremony can be accessed here.

The hooding ceremony Thursday may be viewed here.

For more information, visit reg.uncg.edu/commencement-central.

By Alyssa Bedrosian