Mark Mone, UW-Milwaukee’s Chancellor, will deliver UW-Waukesha’s commencement address on Thursday, May 25. Chancellor Mone has served higher education for more than 30 years as a faculty member, associate dean and senior administrator. Prior to being elected chancellor in 2014, he spent 17 of those years leading UWM’s Executive Education & Business Engagement initiatives, including the longest running executive MBA program of its kind in Wisconsin. Eager to transform the future of Milwaukee through education, he leads the M3 initiative with the Superintendent of Milwaukee Public Schools and President of MATC to help close the achievement gap. Dr. Mone completed an M.B.A. from Idaho State University and a Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior and Organization Theory from Washington State University.
The evening’s main focus will be recognizing the accomplishments of graduating UW-Waukesha students. This includes 12 Bachelor degrees and 198 Associate degrees as well as student achievement awards.
The ceremony begins at 7pm in the gym. UW-Waukesha is located at 1500 N. University Drive in Waukesha. Free parking is available.