University of Memphis Celebrates Fall 2012 Graduates
For Release: December 10, 2012
For more information, contact: Commencement Office (901) 678-5547
The public is invited to attend as the University of Memphis holds its winter commencement
on Sunday, December 16th, 2012. Graduation at the FedEx Forum starts at 1 p.m. and
again at 5 p.m.
A total of 1,669 degrees will be awarded in two ceremonies at the Forum. This number
is part of a record setting total of 4,332 U of M graduates in 2012.
The featured speaker will be Dr. Scott Morris, founder and executive director of the
Church Health Center. He has an undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia,
a master of divinity degree from Yale University, and a medical degree from Emory
University. He is a board-certified family practitioner, an ordained United Methodist
minister, and writes a monthly column for the Commercial Appeal.