Park University held its May 2017 Kansas City Area Commencement ceremony on May 13 at the Community of Christ Auditorium in Independence, Mo.
The University had 618 students eligible to participate in the ceremony — 210 students received a master’s degree and/or a graduate certificate, and 408 students received a bachelor’s degree, associate degree and/or undergraduate certificate. John Fierro, a member of the Kansas City, Mo., Public Schools Board of Directors, and the president and chief operating officer of the Mattie Rhodes Center, presented the keynote address.
Bachelor of Science
Christopher M. Dunn, Management, San Marcos, Calif. (attended San Dieguito High School Academy, Encinitas, Calif.)-Summa Cum Laude (3.9 to 4.0 grade point average)
Perry Anders Edholm, Management, Oceanside, Calif. (attended Red Mountain High School, Mesa, Ariz.)-Summa Cum Laude (3.9 to 4.0 grade point average)