Commencement to include inaugural Webcast

CommencementFor the first time ever, SUNY Oswego’s Commencement ceremonies will have a live Webcast.

Viewers can follow a link to see the dual graduation ceremonies on Saturday, May 17, originating from the Campus Center arena and convocation hall. The link will go live around 15 minutes before the ceremony.

Graduates of the School of Business and School of Education will take part in the 9 a.m. ceremony. Those receiving degrees from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and new School of Communication, Media and the Arts will participate in the 1:30 p.m. event.

In addition, the Commencement events will air live on Time Warner Cable channel 96. Rebroadcasts will take place on channel 96 during the following week: The morning ceremonies will re-air at 4 p.m. Monday, May 19, and 4 p.m. Wednesday, May 21; the afternoon graduation can be seen again at 4 p.m. Tuesday, May 20, and 4 p.m. Thursday, May 22.

In all, more than 1,450 students are eligible to take part in Oswego’s 147th Commencement.

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(Posted: May 13, 2008)

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