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Concord University Holding Fourteenth Fall Commencement

CONTACT: Sarah Dalton
Concord University
Office of Advancement
PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712
(304) 384-6312,


ATHENS, W.Va. - Concord University will hold its Fourteenth Annual Fall Commencement on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012 in the Leslie R. and Ruby Webb Carter Center. The ceremony will begin at 11 a.m. in the main gym.

Graduate and undergraduate candidates meeting requirements for graduation in December 2012, as well as those who qualified for graduation in August 2012, will participate.

Valedictorian is Taylor Alan Bulson of Bluefield, W.Va. He will receive a Bachelor of Science in Education degree.
A reception will be held in the Carter Center small gym following the ceremony.

Concord University’s Center for Academic Technologies is recording the commencement ceremony. DVDs may be purchased for $20 and may be ordered by calling 304-384-5126. DVDs will be shipped within four to six weeks of the event.

For those who cannot attend the ceremony, Concord will provide a live-stream online at


Persons with disabilities should contact Nancy Ellison, 1-304-384-6086 or 1-800-344-6679 extension 6086 if special assistance is required for access to an event scheduled by the University on campus.