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Academic Excellence Celebration


McKendree University Academic VideoThe 2017 Academic Excellence Celebration was held on Thursday, April 27, 2017, throughout the Lebanon, Illinois, campus. On that day, 444 students presented their scholarly and creative work, supported by 55 faculty/staff sponsors and numerous volunteers.

We also held the Honors Convocation to honor outstanding graduating seniors, and we inducted students into 12 academic honor societies. It was a wonderful celebration of our students' academic accomplishments!


View the 2017 Academic Excellence Celebration program, press release, and photo galleries.