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Dr. Michele Howard, Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Dean of Students is conducting a search for the May 2013 Student Commencement Speakers and Bell Ringers to participate in the May graduation ceremonies. Each role is a prestigious honor for the selected individuals. The Commencement Speaker must represent the University well relative to good speaking skills, character, and school spirit. The Bell Ringer is an honorable tradition that recognizes an outstanding student leader who has demonstrated exemplary 49er spirit. One speaker and one bell ringer will be selected for each ceremony. Speaker auditions will be held this year on Friday, March 22, 2013. Commencement Speaker, please make sure to upload a copy of your speech.
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Apply for Bell Ringer
The application deadline is Friday, March 15, 2013.