2017 Spring Graduation Speakers

     Southwest Mississippi Community College announces its spring commencement exercises in honor of its 2017 graduates.  This will include three ceremonies again this year with each held in the Hurst Auditorium in the Fine Arts Building.  Southwest MS Community College President, Dr. Steve Bishop, Vice-President for Career and Technical Education, Mr. Jeremy Smith, Vice-President for Academic Affairs, Mrs. Alicia Shows, and ADN Director, Dr. Melissa Temple invite friends and family members to attend these ceremonies honoring the candidates for graduation.


     At 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 9, 2017, the Associate Degree of Nursing program will hold their ceremony with Ann Bufkin, RN, BSN, JD as speaker.                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Ann Bufkin
Ann Bufkin Bio


    At 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 9, 2017, the Career-Technical program will hold their graduation ceremony with, Colonel Philip Parker, Chief of Staff for the Mississippi Army National Guard, as speaker.                                                                                                                                                                                                    

Philip Parker
Philip Parker Bio


    At 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, the Associate of Arts (AA) graduates’ ceremony will be held with Jack Ryan, Editor and Publisher of the McComb Enterprise-Journal, as speaker.                                                                                                                                                                                                  

Jack Ryan
Jack Ryan Bio