Thursday, May 20, 2010
119th Commencement Ceremony
CNN Hero Alfa Demmellash, the chief executive officer and co-founder of Rising Tide Capital, Inc. in Jersey City, will address the class of 2010 at the 119th commencement exercises for Saint Peter’s College. The ceremony will take place at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, May 23, 2010, at the PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, N.J. The College will award degrees to 743 students at the undergraduate and graduate levels; Demmellash will receive a Doctor of Humane Letters degree, honoris causa, as will honorary degree recipient Dr. H. Friedrich Holzapfel. Read more about the honorary degree recipients. Graduation ceremony details are available online.