Towson University to award 1,960 degrees on Jan. 6
Economics professor to receive Distinguished Service award at 148th Commencement
TOWSON, Md. (Dec. 18, 2012)—Towson University expects to award 1,247 baccalaureate degrees, 700 master’s degrees and certificates, and 13 doctoral degrees at its 148th Commencement on Sunday, Jan. 6, at the Towson Center.
Timothy Sullivan, associate professor and chair of the Department of Economics, will receive the 2013 President's Award for Distinguished Service to the University. President Maravene Loeschke will honor Sullivan for his exemplary contributions to the university and his unparalleled dedication to serve in campus governance during his 23 years at TU.
The College of Business and Economics, the College of Education and the College of Health Professions will hold their commencements at 10 a.m., followed by the College of Fine Arts and Communication, the College of Liberal Arts, and The Jess and Mildred Fisher College of Science and Mathematics at 3 p.m.
Twenty-one students will graduate from the Honors College. Latin honors will be awarded based upon final grade calculations.
The 148th Commencement exercises will be streamed live on the Towson University Commencement website. Viewers can tune in Sunday beginning at 9:50 a.m. and 2:50 p.m. to watch the ceremonies. There are a limited number of connections.