NMSU-A 2013 Commencement Ceremony
Friday, May 10, 2013 at the NMSU Alamogordo Tays Center, NMSU ALamogordo held its Thirty-Sixth Annual Commencement Ceremony at 7:00 p.m. The ceremonies were open to the public.
There were 273 graduate applicants from NMSU Alamogordo. Graduates attending the ceremony received their commencement address from Regent Javier Gonzales, New Mexico State University Board of Regents. Elizabeth Driggers, a field representative from United States Senator, Tom Udall’s office; Dara Parker from United States Senator, Martin Heinrich’s office; and Mr. Ty Trujillo, Executive Director of the New Mexico Association of Community Colleges were also present and addressed the audience briefly.
The graduates received associate degrees in 3D Computer Animation, Arts, Automotive and Hybrid Technology, Biomedical Equipment Technology, Business Office Technology, Criminal Justice, Education, Electrical Apprenticeship, Electronics Technology, General Studies, Graphic Design, Information Technology, Nursing, Occupational Business, Paralegal Studies, Pre-Business, Science and Social Services. The three graduates from the Automotive and Hybrid Technology were the first to graduate from NMSU-A’s newest program. Graduates receiving their Bachelor of Science Degrees in Elementary Education, through the Distance Learning program at New Mexico State University and certificate recipients also participated in the graduation ceremony.