M State celebrates graduation with virtual ceremony

April 30, 2021

Minnesota State Community and Technical College will honor its 744-member Class of 2021 during a virtual commencement ceremony at 7 p.m. Friday, May 7.

Graduates, family members and friends are invited to join the online M State graduation celebration by visiting Minnesota.edu/graduation and clicking on the link to the ceremony. (The link will be posted closer to the time of the ceremony.)

“Our graduates have displayed the upmost courage and determination this past year, despite a great deal of uncertainty and disruption,” M State President Carrie Brimhall said. “I admire their resilience and determination to persist and achieve their dreams. I want to sincerely congratulate each of our 744 spring and summer graduates for their achievements. All of us at M State are so proud of you!”

The virtual celebration will include submitted photos and quotes from this year’s graduates. Student speakers will be Dawn R. Acker, who is graduating with her diploma in Graphic Design, and Kaitlyn N. Blake, who has earned a degree in Business Entrepreneurship and certificates in Web Design and Graphic Design.

The 744 graduates include students who will complete their degrees during both spring and summer 2021 semesters.

The ceremony will continue to be available online after May 7.