Commerce – A&M-Commerce is set to graduate more than 1,000 students at Commencement ceremonies tomorrow. Four separate ceremonies will be held at the University Auditorium in the Ferguson Social Sciences Building. Chancellor of the A&M System Dr. Robert "Bob" McTeer will be speaking at the two morning ceremonies, while A&M-Commerce alum William L. Crabtree Jr. will speak at the two afternoon ceremonies.
McTeer became president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas in 1991, a position he held until being named A&M System Chancellor in 2004. Crabtree is a 1968 and 70 graduate of East Texas State and has worked 30 years with the Grand Prairie ISD in various positions. He is among 115 Outstanding Alumni from the A&M-Commerce College of Education and Human Services.