2014 Graduation Central

47th Commencement
May 23, 2014
Gateway Plaza

Associated Students President Jasmine Lee celebrates the completion of Cypress College's 47th Commencement on Friday, May 23, 2014. More than 400 students and 90-plus faculty participated and 1083 students earned associate's degrees.

Associated Students President Jasmine Lee celebrates the completion of Cypress College’s 47th Commencement on Friday, May 23, 2014. More than 400 students and 90-plus faculty participated and 1083 students earned associate’s degrees.

Commencement

Cypress College’s 47th Commencement was held Friday, May 23, 2014 in Gateway Plaza.

At total of 1,083 students earned associate’s degrees, another 649 earned certificates. More than 400 students participated in commencement, and 90-plus faculty were part of the celebration. Here is a recap of the events.

Video

Segment 1

Segment 2

Photographs

Commencement Photo Gallery (243 images)

A complete (and we mean complete, warts and all) collection of photographs taken by the Public Information Office (with thanks also to Michael Land from Academic Computing) at commencement and offered for our graduates who are anxious to find one of themselves.

Individual graduation photos, taken by Grad Images

Commencement Program

Forty-Seventh Commencement Program

Awards

2014 Outstanding Graduate — James Michael Johnson
2014 Outstanding Alumna — Reyna Rosas
2014 Faculty Awards — Becky Floyd, Randy Martinez, and Claudia Garcia
2014 Commencement Speaker — Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva

In the News

OC Register: Career, more college on Cypress graduates’ minds

Interactive

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Cypress College Alumni Sites

Cypress College Alumni Association (Facebook)
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Commencement Brochure

View information for graduates participating in the 47th Commencement on May 23, 2014, or download the graduation brochure.

Schedule of events

5 p.m. — Graduates gather in the theater
6 p.m. — Commencement Ceremony begins
7:45 p.m. — Reception immediately following the ceremony (time is approximate; the ceremony is expected to last about 1.5 hours)