Fall Commencement at PLU on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012. (Photos by John Froschauer)
Bashair Alazadi checks out her nametag at the Fall Commencement at PLU on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012.
Last minute checks at Fall Commencement at PLU on Saturday.
Procession of grads into Olson Auditorium.
At per tradition, professors welcome grads to Olson.
Left to right: Rev. Nancy Connor, Bruce Bjerke '72, Provost Steve Starkovich, President Krise, Alexander Domine '12, Professor Elizabeth Brusco and Rev. Dennis Sepper.
President Thomas Krise at the Fall Commencement at PLU on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012.
Board of Regents Chair Bruce Bjerke '72 at the Fall Commencement at PLU on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012.
Class speaker Alex Domine tells his fellow grads to "do what makes you come alive"
Alexander Domine '12.
Alex Domine urged his graduating class to make hardships a chance to show courage and leadership.
Professor Elizabeth Brusco, the commencement speaker, urged the Class of 2012 to pay attention, and take action.
Professor Edwin Powell conducts the University Wind Ensemble.
President Krise gives out the first diploma.
Alex Domine '12 receives his bachelor's of musical arts and also a bachelor's in arts and communication.
And he's very hapy about it!
Bashair Alazadi '12 receives her bachelor's in business.
President Thomas Krise.
Look at what I have!
James Brock (left), Dean of the School of Business and David Huelsbeck, Dean of Social Sciences work to confer the master's degrees.
President Thomas W. Krise.
A well earned degree.
Now let's celebrate!
One very happy graduate.
Sure, you can fit one more lei around your neck!