MILLEDGEVILLE, GA.--Georgia’s first lady and a U.S. Air Force general will address the 2012 Georgia College graduates during commencement exercises.
The 2012 graduating class represents the largest in Georgia College history.
Undergraduate commencement begins at 8:45 a.m. Saturday, May 5, on the front lawn of Georgia College in Milledgeville.
First Lady Sandra Deal, an alumna and former teacher, will address the 1,270 students receiving undergraduate.
Georgia First Lady Sandra Deal
The first lady has centered her life around matters involving family and children in her roles as mother, grandmother, teacher and volunteer in her church.
Born in Gainesville, Ga., the first lady earned both undergraduate and graduate degrees at then Georgia State College for Women. She chose teaching as her profession, following in her parents’ footsteps.