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Commencement Ceremony Student Speaker Tryouts

April 05, 2017

12:30 PM - 03:00 PM

Cuyamaca College Student Center - I-104

Lauren Vaknin, 619-660-4295

Interested in joining the dignitaries at Commencement and impressing your friends and family? Come to our tryouts on April 5 at 12:30pm in the Student Center, I-104. Fee Lunch will be provided to all attendees.

Applicants Must:

  • Be eligible to graduate and complete their degree requirements by June 2017
  • Maintain satisfactory academic progress (2.0 GPA)
  • Not have a college disciplinary record
  • Be involved in campus or community leadership activities

The Commencement Ceremony will include a student speaker selected by the Associated Student Government, who will deliver his or her speech on stage.

  • Students must bring a one-page outline of their speech.
  • The selection process will be based on numerous factors, including the content and delivery of the speech.
  • Candidates will have one minute to present their proposed speeches to the Associated Student Government.
  • Final speeches should reflect the student’s own personal experiences at Cuyamaca College, as well as address topics that resonate with the audience.
  • The successful candidate will work with a faculty member and the Student Affairs Department on their final remarks.

The Student Speaker selected will receive an engraved plaque, FREE regalia, and an invitation to a pre-reception event

If you are unable to attend on April 5, but would still like to apply, please submit the outline of your speech to Lauren Vaknin by April 4.

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