Outstanding Graduates to be Honored as 21st Century Leaders at UMass Amherst Commencement

Three seniors to be recognized as Welch Scholars

The University of Massachusetts Amherst will honor the exemplary achievement, initiative and leadership of some of its most talented and accomplished graduating seniors during Undergraduate Commencement on Friday, May 12 at McGuirk Alumni Stadium beginning at 4:30 p.m.

Jazz Legend Sheila Jordan to be Awarded Honorary Degree at UMass Amherst Commencement Ceremony

Conor James O’Kelly of Ipswich to Give Undergraduate Commencement Address

Legendary jazz singer Sheila Jordan, a longtime faculty member at the UMass Jazz in July Summer Music Programs, will be awarded an honorary doctor of fine arts degree during Undergraduate Commencement at the University of Massachusetts Amherst on Friday, May 12 at 4:30 p.m. in McGuirk Alumni Stadium.