Myron Rolle received an honorary degree and delivered the address at the January 2015 Commencement. Mr. Rolle is a former safety with the Tennessee Titans and Pittsburgh Steelers. Following his career in football, Mr. Rolle has gone on to found an educational childhood anti-obesity program for Native Americans and is currently in his second year of medical school at Florida State University. A Rhodes scholar, Mr. Rolle is also the co-founder of the Emerging Scholars Project, a program that helps underrepresented college students become viable candidates for national fellowship opportunities.
Dear Graduate/Degree Candidate:
It is my understanding that you recently received or will be receiving your degree from Monmouth University. Congratulations! I applaud you for attaining this significant goal in your life. Students who have completed their degree requirements during the Summer 2014 sessions or the Fall 2014 semester will be recognized at the University’s Winter Commencement. Please take a moment to review the information noted below:
Please review all the sections relating to Commencement for further details. Information regarding picking up guest tickets will be available at a later date. I hope this information is helpful and you will be able to join us on January 16. Please do not hesitate to contact my office (732-571-3417) with any questions.
Mary Anne NagyVice President for Student Life and Leadership EngagementChair, Commencement Planning Committee