Friends and family in the U.P. can watch the commencement ceremony live on WNMU-TV Public TV 13. If they are outside of the WNMU-TV viewing area, the ceremony can be streamed live online at May 2019 Commencement. Speech-to-text service will also be available.
Every commencement features a distinguished guest speaker as well as a graduating student speaker. The May 2019 commencement speaker will be Senator Debbie Stabenow and the student speaker will be Tristan Ruiz. See transcripts of previous distinguished guest speakers and previous graduating student speakers remarks.