The North Idaho
College 2014 Commencement Ceremony will be held in Christianson Gym at 10 a.m.
Friday, May 16. About 370 graduation candidates are expected to walk this year of
approximately 1,000 eligible for graduation.
speaker at the commencement ceremony will be NIC Instructor and Choir Director
Max Mendez, who is very active in the Northwest music community and served as
music director of Our Lady of Lourdes in Spokane for 10 years.
Only guests with a
ticket will be admitted to the ceremony. Tickets have already been distributed
to graduates and their guests. Guests are encouraged to arrive early for
seating and parking. Campus streets will close down at 9:45 a.m. for the
processional. Parking permits will not be needed the day of commencement. Those
needing special accommodations should call NIC Disability Support Services at
Those who cannot
attend can view the commencement ceremony live at 10 a.m. on CDA-TV public
access Channel 19. The ceremony will also be streamed
live in the TV lounges in the Edminster Student Union Building adjacent to the
gym. In addition, DVDs of the ceremony will be available for $20 each
following the ceremony by calling Andy Finney at (208) 769-3266 or
Graduates, friends and
families are invited to a reception honoring this year’s graduates immediately
following the commencement ceremony in the plaza between the gym and the
student union building, which will include an all-class photo (last year's is above) that will be
posted to the NIC Flickr account at http://www.flickr.com/photos/northidahocollege/sets/.