Saturday, June 1st was a remarkable day for AIU. The AIU Houston campus graduated over 150 Online and Houston graduates at the Bayou City Event Center located in Houston, Texas.
To start off the ceremony, a brief invocation was given by Dr. Kolaole Sonaike, AIU Houston’s Business Program Chair. The national anthem was sung proudly by Brianna Letcher, granddaughter of Cheryl Morgan, AIU Houston’s Lead Retention Advisor.
The commencement address was given by AIU Online Alumnus, Mr. Frank Avignon, a 2011 MBA graduate. Mr. Avignon shared his amazing story and left the audience inspired and ready to take on the next steps of their lives. The graduating class speaker of 2013 was John Osiemo, an MBA graduate from AIU Online.
Graduating so many accomplished individuals and giving them their moment to walk across the stage in front of their friends and families is what graduation is all about. To finish the day, the closing speech was given by AIU Houston President Dr. Martin Negron.
Overall, the ceremony was flawless. Family, friends, staff, and most importantly the graduates had an amazing time and were able to celebrate their achievements.
Pictures of graduates at the ceremony can be viewed and ordered at: www.artandfun.com/aiu.
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