Pinning Ceremony, College of Education

The College of Education Pinning ceremony is a special recognition for our undergraduate Bachelor of Science in Teaching graduates and Graduate Level Initial Licensure graduates. This ceremony is held each semester, the Friday prior to Commencement. 

December celebration video

Bachelor of Science in Teaching graduates and Graduate Level Initial Licensure graduates and guests are all invited to attend the reception and pinning ceremony. Students will be notified by email and through D2L. RSVPs are not required.

For more information, contact Kacie Lamont at 507-389-1517.

Upcoming College of Education Pinning Ceremony:

Due to COVID-19, the University has announced that all commencement-related ceremonies will be held virtually. For this reason, the May 2021 Pinning ceremony will be celebrated virtually, via a video during the World Cafe event.  Teacher candidates will receive additional information from the Office of Field & International Experiences on the date/time of the Word Cafe event. 

Please refer to the University's main commencement page for full details surrounding an in-person professional photo opportunity on campus the week leading up to graduation.