LAS CRUCES, N.M. (KRQE) – New Mexico State University is allowing a limited number of guests and will also show its commencement online. The festivities honoring the more than 1,800 graduates will take place Friday and Saturday.
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The county moved to Turquoise Level last week. Graduates are allowed to invite a maximum of two guests to the in-person ceremonies. A university spokesperson says in part, planning commencement takes months and they had to craft plans for a more restrictive level to ensure the safest possible environment.
The ceremonies will also be streamed live at the following links:
- May 14 – Graduate Ceremony: Streaming Online at NMSU Panopto
- May 15 – Undergraduate Ceremony: Streaming Online at NMSU Panopto
- May 15 – All degree recipients: Streaming live on NMSU Facebook, NMSU YouTube, NMSU Panopto, and KRWG-TV.