ELLISVILLE, MS (JONES COUNTY JUNIOR COLLEGE) – Jones County Junior College will hold summer commencement exercises Friday, July 30, at 7:30 p.m. in the Bobcat/A.B. Howard Gym. About 200 students are eligible for graduation with either an Associate in Arts degree, Associate in Applied Science degree, or Vocational Certificate. There are about 130 students who are expected to participate in commencement exercises.
Dr. Chuck Benigno will be the commencement keynote speaker. He is a motivational speaker, author and educator who currently serves as Superintendent of the Laurel School District. Prior to this position, Dr. Benigno served as Vice President for Student Services at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College and Dean of Campus Life at Jones County Junior College.