Thursday, May 4, 2017
Clovis Community College announces commencement week events, the Radiologic Technology Pinning on Thursday, May 11, at 6:00 PM, Nurses Pinning on Friday, May 12 at 11:00 AM, followed by CCC’s 31st Annual Graduation Ceremony at 6:00 PM. All events will be held at the Clovis Civic Center, 801 Schepps Boulevard.
Radiologic Technology is a rapidly increasing career field and has especially taken prominence at CCC. The pinning on Thursday the 11^th will include guest speaker and CCC alum of the program, J. B. Butts, Registered Technologist Radiography, American Registry of Radiologic Technologist, and student speaker Ellie Pereda, Associate of Applied Science in Radiologic Technology.
CCC’s Nurses Pinning for Licensed Practical Nurse and Registered Nurse will commence the following day. Guest speaker, Demetrius Chapman, Executive Director for the New Mexico Board of Nursing, will address guests, with student speaker, Lynette Fish, Associate of Applied Science in Nursing, to proceed.
CCC’s 2017 graduation ceremony will be led by commencement speaker, Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham, who is currently serving her third term representing New Mexico’s 1^st Congressional District. Congresswoman Lujan Grisham has dedicated her life to serving her community, fighting for seniors and veterans, and building an economy that works for all New Mexicans.
The ceremony will also include a student speaker, Samantha Wirth, Associate of Applied Science in Nursing.