On May 18 and 20, 2017, 998 members of Bryant University’s Class of 2017 will complete undergraduate and postgraduate studies and be awarded a Bryant University diploma, joining the powerful network of alumni who have distinguished themselves as leaders in their organizations and communities.
The Commencement address for undergraduate ceremonies on May 20 will be delivered by Mr. Jeffrey R. Immelt, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer for GE, who will also receive an honorary degree. In addition, honorary degrees will be conferred upon:
- Ms. Shobana Kamineni, Executive Vice Chair of Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Limited,
- Mrs. Kati C. Machtley, Co-founder and Director of the Bryant University Women’s Summit®.
On May 18, Mr. Gary E. Furtado ’78, ‘85 MBA, President and Chief Executive Officer of Navigant Credit Union, will deliver the address at graduate programs ceremonies and receive an honorary degree.