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FAA Administrator Jane Garvey And Kodak Board Chair George Fisher To Address Clarkson University Graduates Sunday

Clarkson University students will be granted bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees at commencement ceremonies this Sunday, May 14.The weekend will also be marked by the commissioning of United States Army and Air Force officers on Saturday, May 13.       

Receiving honorary degrees and addressing the students will be:

§  Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Jane F. Garvey

§  Eastman Kodak Chairman of the Board George M.C. Fisher

§  Alcoa Inc. Human Resource Director for Executive Staffing and Leadership Development and Clarkson Trustee Elizabeth A. Fessenden

§  and Retired URS Greiner Woodward Clyde Senior Vice President and Clarkson Trustee Eugene D. Jones.

During the ceremony, two faculty members will be honored with the John W. Graham Jr. Faculty Research Award and the Clarkson University Distinguished Teaching Award.

Also, the Levinus Clarkson Award and the Frederica Clarkson Award will be bestowed by vote of the full faculty upon two students who demonstrate the best combination of scholarship and promise of outstanding professional achievement.

[News directors and editors: For more information, contact Annie Harrison, Director of Media Relations, at 315-268-6764 or]

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