Campus News 2014
For Immediate Release
April 28, 2014
Schreiner University Graduation May 10
Schreiner University’s 2014 baccalaureate service will take place in the Dietert Auditorium and the commencement service will take place on Saturday, May 10, in the Edington Center on the Schreiner campus.
The baccalaureate service will be at 10:30 a.m. with The Rev. Gini Norris-Lane, campus minister, as the featured speaker. The Rev. Norris-Lane holds a Masters of Divinity degree from Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary and a Bachelor of Science in Education from Baylor University in Waco. She has served Northwood Presbyterian Church in San Antonio as associate pastor; Conyers Presbyterian Church in Conyers, Georgia, as associate pastor; as the coordinator for the pastoral leadership search effort with The Fund for Theological Education in Atlanta, Georgia; and as ministry associate at Beacon Hill Presbyterian Church in San Antonio.
Dr. Laurie Schreiner will give the commencement address at 1:30 p.m. Schreiner is currently professor and chair of the department of higher education at Azusa Pacific University in Southern California. An award-winning teacher and researcher, her most recent publications include the edited book “Thriving in Transitions: A Research-Based Approach to Student Success,” an article on engaged learning in the Journal of Excellence in College Teaching, an article on student satisfaction and retention in the Journal of College Student Retention, and an article on the impact of faculty and staff on high-risk students for the Journal of College Student Development.
Commencement seating is limited to ticket holders.