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ENMU-Roswell to hold virtual graduation

Rayanna Ponce, ENMU-Roswell graduation speaker (Submitted Photo)

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Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell will hold a virtual 75th Commencement Convocation in adherence with continued state restrictions on mass gatherings.

The ceremony link will be posted on the ENMU-Roswell Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/enmuroswell/ on Friday, May 7 at 6 p.m.

Brianna Salvarrey, ENMU-Roswell
graduation speaker (Submitted Photo)

Dr. Shawn Powell, ENMU-Roswell president, will conduct the virtual ceremony. The video will feature speeches by two graduation candidates, Rayanna Ponce, receiving an Associate of Arts in human services, and Brianna Salvarrey, receiving an Associate of Science in nursing. Musician Kristine Mirelle will sing the National Anthem. The virtual ceremony will conclude with a slideshow featuring graduate photos.

“We realize the limitations of a virtual event, but we are doing our best to recognize and celebrate our graduates’ achievements while following state mandates,” said Powell. “We hope graduates will watch the virtual ceremony online with their family and friends.”

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