Graduation at Augustana
Two graduates of Augustana College will be the featured speakers during commencement weekend.
At the baccalaureate service on Sunday morning Paul Bailie will give the sermon - he graduated in 2004 and is now pastor at a church in Eagle Pass, Texas. The service begins at 10 am in Centennial Hall.
Sunday afternoon, Al Bowman will address the 157th commencement ceremony at the iWireless Center in Moline. He's a member of Augustana's class of 1975, and retired as president of Illinois State University in 2012.
The ceremony honoring 485 new graduates, and their families, begins at 3 pm.