Susan Walden

Adrian College celebrates 2009 spring commencement

May 28, 2009 // 0 Comments

Congratulations, graduates! It was a proud day for Adrian College as the most recent group of graduates joined the ranks of alumni at spring commencement on Sunday, May 3 in the Multisport Performance Stadium. On a beautiful Michigan day, over 100 students received their diplomas. Kurt L. Darrow, a 1977 graduate of the college and president and chief executive officer of La-Z-Boy Inc., gave this year’s commencement address. Among the graduates was Susan Walden of Rockford. Walden received her bachelor of social work degree, majoring in social work, with summa cum laude honors.

Adrian College announces spring 2009 Dean’s List

May 28, 2009 // 0 Comments

Two local students were named to the spring 2009 Dean’s List at Adrian College. They were senior Susan Walden of Rockford, a graduate of Rockford High School, and freshman Madeline Yope of Rockford, a graduate of Northview High School. To achieve this honor, a student must maintain a 3.5 grade-point average on a 4.0 scale and carry at least 12 credit hours.