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The following is the text of the full University of Wisconsin Oshkosh 139th spring Commencement address delivered at the May 11 morning ceremony by Tracy Slagter, assistant professor of political science:
Anthony Miller, a communication major with a speech emphasis and a minor in African American Studies, spoke to his peers during the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh’s 9 a.m. Commencement ceremony.
For any student, finding an internship can be intimidating. For Mayur “Mo” Ranpara and Nilesh Gohil, the internship process was even more challenging. International students and longtime childhood friends from Nairobi, Kenya, Ranpara and Gohil were nervous to start their internship process because they had fears that their international status would put them at a disadvantage over other students.
Eighteen senior students who exemplify high academic and leadership qualities and a deep commitment to serving others will be recognized on May 11 as recipients of the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence. The criteria for this award include academic performance, University-related service and community involvement.