Fort Leonard Wood’s 33rd annual Combined College Commencement Ceremony is scheduled for Oct. 5 at Nutter Field House.
The graduates will be recognized for earning an associate, bachelor’s or master’s degree from one of five respective colleges, including Central Texas College, Columbia College, Drury University, Park University and Webster University.
Laure Christensen, will serve as commencement speaker. Christensen is the Park University chief of staff, where she works closely with the university president as an advisor and manager of administrative, operational and financial affairs. Christensen began her career with Park in July 2003 and served in a variety of roles in the School for Arts and Humanities, the Office of Academic Affairs and the Office of the President. In 2011, she was honored with the Northland Regional Chamber of Commerce Excellence in Education award.