May 23, 2014
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.
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.
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
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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)