Commencement v. 165

May 5, 2016 | 9:10 AM

MacMurray College’s Baccelaureate and 165th Commencement starts later this week with awards ceremonies, pinnings, senior reception and more to celebrate the Class of 2016.

See schedule here.

Francis Kateh, a 1991 graduate of MacMurray who led the fight against the Ebola virus in his native country of Liberia, will receive an honorary doctorate of Public Service.

Also receiving a doctorate  will be Sister Rosemary Connelly, executive director of Misericordia Sacred Heart in Chicago. Misericordia and Sister Rosemary are widely credited with greatly improving the care of those with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Illinois and across the nation.

See more on the doctoral recipients.

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