Distinguished activist, author and politician Mark Kennedy Shriver will deliver the commencement address at the 2013 graduation ceremonies for Three Rivers College. Shriver is best known for his work with Save the Children, an international charity dedicated to combating poverty, hunger, illiteracy, and disease worldwide. College president Dr. Devin Stephenson said he wants the college and its students to be affiliated with impactful personalities. Commencement will be held at 4 p.m. on Sunday, May 19 at the Black River Coliseum in Poplar Bluff. The ceremony will be a free event open to the community. Additional event information about this year’s ceremony is posted at trcc.edu/commencement.
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