SOUTH HOLLAND, IL South Suburban College is hosting its 84th Commencement Ceremony on Sunday, May 20, 2012, at 1:30 p.m. This year's Commencement Speaker will be Napoleon Harris, former NFL player, business owner, and Democratic Nominee for Illinois' 15th State Senate District.
"South Suburban College is happy to welcome Napoleon Harris to our campus as our 2012 Commencement Speaker," said Frank M. Zuccarelli, Chairman of the Board of Trustees. "Mr. Harris is a true, self-made success story, a role model, and a product of Thornton Township. We look forward to his words of wisdom for our graduates."
This year South Suburban College will award over 600 degrees and certificates to graduating students, in addition to many more transferring students who are finishing up their two years at SSC. The college expects approximately 250 students to walk at the upcoming ceremony.
The 2012 Commencement Ceremony will take place in the Fitness Center/Fieldhouse on the Main Campus located at 15800 South State Street, South Holland, Illinois.