IU East 2011 Commencement
Nearly 400 degrees were conferred at the 40th Indiana University East Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 13, 2011.
an Indiana University Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree to Douglas C. Bennett, President of Earlham College. The honorary degree, the highest academic recognition Indiana University can bestow, is awarded to individuals who demonstrate the highest standards of personal integrity and sincere concern for the public good.
Lacey Mosey, Richmond, Ind., will address fellow classmates during the ceremony as the student speaker. Mosey will receive a Bachelor of Arts in English and was selected to address the 2011 class after auditioning for the honor.
Amanda Fischer, Ansonia, Ohio, RN to BSN, is the recipient of the Naomi Osborne Award, an honor given to the graduate with the highest grade point average, and will lead the graduating class during the alumni induction ceremony.