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Shoff and Willyard To Deliver Mercy College's Spring 2012 Commencement Speech

Outgoing College Board members Patricia Shoff and Deborah Wilyard will be the Spring 2012 commencement speakers for Mercy College of Health Sciences, 928 6th Avenue, on Friday, April 27, 2012. Bachelor of Arts in Health Science Candidate, Wendy Rivas will deliver the Student Speech.

Mercy College will confer degrees (Associate and Bachelor of Science) to 161candidates in eight different health care disciplines, at a ceremony held at Iowa Events Center, HyVee Hall C, 730 Third, Des Moines, Iowa.

The 2:30 p.m. commencement event is open to the public.  A reception, hosted by Mercy College President Barbara Q. Decker, for graduates and their families will be held immediately following the ceremony in the Sullivan Center Lobby for light refreshments.

The commencement will have a live online streaming feed that can be found by clicking on the Sring Commencement Streaming Icon to the right.

Mercy College is the only Catholic college in Central Iowa and is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA). For additional information, visit the Mercy College website at


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Spring 2012 Commencement
Friday, April 27, 2012

Iowa Events Center - HyVee Hall C

730 Third Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309



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