Dr. Marlene Wall to speak at Tabor College Commencement

April 26, 2012

Categories: General News

Tabor alumna and President of the LCC International University in Klaipėda, Lithuania, Dr. Marlene Wall will provide the commencement address for Tabor College on Saturday, May 19, 2012. The ceremony will be held at Joel H. Wiens stadium at 10 a.m.

In case of inclement weather the event will be held at the Tabor College gymnasium.

There are 127 total candidates for degrees from the Hillsboro and Wichita campuses.

Dr. Wall, who received her B.A. in English and Secondary Education in 1981 from Tabor College, also holds an M.A. from Southern Illinois University and a PhD. from Kansas State University. She is currently a member of five associations and attends First MB Church in Wichita, Kan.

Dr. Wall is a recipient of the Tabor College Alumni Medallion Award (1996-1997), an annual regional teaching award- BEST Golden Apple Award (1994), and Tabor College Merit Scholar (1981).

In making the announcement of Dr. Wall speaking to the graduating class, President Glanzer expressed is interest in showing what the future might hold in store. “I am committed to inviting distinguished Tabor alumni to return to campus to speak at our Commencement. I want our graduates to experience Tabor alumni who have a record of significant accomplishments and are involved in a life of service.”