Cornell College conferred degrees on 216 students during its annual Commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. on Sunday, May 13. 

Christina Penn-Goetsch, Professor of Art History, gave the faculty address. Caitlin Stieber, a graduating senior from Sterling Heights, Michigan, gave the student address.

The Commencement ceremony was the final event of a weekend that celebrates the achievements of the graduating class. Other events included a reception for graduating seniors on Friday and the annual Baccalaureate service. Seniors' words of gratitude for family, friends, and mentors were read at the service. Chaplain of the College Catherine Quehl-Engel, a 1989 Cornell graduate, delivered the sermon. 

Commencement images

2018 Commencement photos

Commencement words

Academic Awards Celebration

Commencement recap video