San Diego, California - This week San Diego State University will celebrate Commencement 2014 conferring degrees upon 9,271 degrees candidates.

General information: http://go.sdsu.edu/commencement

Parking: http://go.sdsu.edu/commencement/parking

Commencement schedule at Viejas Arena, May 16-18:

Friday, May 16, 2014

  • 9 a.m. – College of Health and Human Services

Speaker: Roger Simmons, professor emeritus from the School of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences and 2013-14 Monty Award winner for Outstanding Faculty Contributions

Honorary Doctorate Recipient: Robert Price will be recognized (in absentia) with an honorary doctor of humane letters

  • 1 p.m. – College of Sciences
  • 5:30 p.m. – College of Professional Studies and Fine Arts

Speakers:

Lawrence A. Beck, professor from the L. Robert Payne School of Hospitality and Tourism Management and 2013-14 Monty Award winner for Outstanding Faculty Contributions

Thomas McElroy (graphic communications), co-founder of Volcom and 2013-14 Monty Award winner for Distinguished Alumnus

Honorary Doctorate Recipient: Patricia Roscoe will receive an honorary doctor of humane letters

Saturday, May 17, 2014

  • 8 a.m. – College of Business Administration
  • 1 p.m. – College of Arts and Letters

Speaker: Edward V. Heck, professor of political science

  • 5 p.m. – College of Engineering

Speaker: Douglas E. Barnhart, chairman of the Barnhart Family of Companies

Sunday, May 18, 2014

  • 9 a.m. – College of Education and the Division of Undergraduate Studies