Pa. first lady to speak at graduation
SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. - Michele M. Ridge, first lady of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, will give the address during Shippensburg University's commencement ceremonies at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 20 in Heiges Field House.
Approximately 400 undergraduate and graduate students are expected to participate. No tickets are needed to attend.
Guests unable to climb stairs and sit on bleachers can call university police at 1-717-532-1444 for parking instructions and reserved seating.
A hotline will provide information about any possible changes due to inclement weather. It can be reached at 1-717-532-1200.
Doors to the field house arena will open at 9:30 a.m. and light refreshments will be available. Guests should be seated by 10:45 a.m., the same time the academic procession will form. The procession will start at 11 a.m.