May 6, 2017
Go into the world and let your light shine. Go higher.
Opfer Receives Outstanding Teaching Award
Shanna Opfer, assistant professor of education, and elementary education director, was presented with the 2017 Outstanding Teaching Award at the university’s commencement ceremony on May 6, 2017.
"We have the best students anywhere, I look forward to seeing how you will bless the world in amazing ways. Thank you so much for this honor. I am amazed."Learn More
Graduation Weekend Ceremonies
Please join us on campus throughout graduation weekend to celebrate this exciting milestone.
Friday, May 5, 2017
|11:30 a.m.||Luncheon Classes of 2017 and 1967||Register|
|1:30 p.m.||Graduation Rehearsal|
|7:00 p.m.||Baccalaureate Service|
Saturday, May 6, 2017
|10:00 a.m.||Commencement Ceremony doors open at 9:00||Watch the live stream
Stream begins 15 minutes prior to ceremony.
|12:00 p.m.||Graduate Luncheon|
Honorary Award Recipients
The Board of Regents of Concordia University, Nebraska recently endorsed the recommendation of the Concordia faculty in naming the university’s 2017 honorary award recipients.
|Doctor of Letters||Dr. Delwyn Harnisch (in memorium)||Lincoln, Neb.|
|Doctor of Laws||Kennard Pohlman||Omaha, Neb.|
|Doctor of Letters||Joel Sartore||Lincoln, Neb.|
|Master Educator||Larry Laubenstein||Concordia, Mo.|
|Crest of Christ Award||Rev. Dr. Jorge and Deaconess Olga Groh||Overland Park, Kan.||Distinguished Service Award||Lloyd and Ruth Probasco||Lincoln, Neb.|