Xavier University celebrated their 175th commencement conferring nearly 2,000 degrees.
Two ceremonies were held at the University's
Cintas Center on Saturday.
The first ceremony, beginning at 9:00 a.m
featured athlete and philanthropist, Anthony Muñoz, as the undergraduate
commencement speaker. Muñoz
received the degree of Doctor of Humanities, honoris causa.
The second ceremony, beginning
at 3:00 p.m., featured Yousuf Ahmad as the graduate speaker. Ahmad is the
divisional senior vice president and chief network transformation officer with
In total, 1,102
undergraduate degrees and 853 graduate degrees were awarded.