Rev. McKinnon will not be able to deliver the address due to health reasons. The ceremony will be held in Harris Courts of the college’s Physical Education Center.
Set to retire after more than 40 years of service to the college, Prust is working on a book in the philosophy of law entitled The Character Logic of Personal Identity. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin, his bachelor’s in divinity from Yale University, and his Ph.D. from Duke University.
The ceremony will also feature three student worship leaders, Joanna Hipp, Kanny Bright, and Kyle Loda.
Former Gov James Hunt Jr. will serve as the commencement speaker Saturday on DeTamble Terrace.
In addition to presenting Hunt with an honorary doctorate of law degree, the college will confer more than 135 baccalaureate degrees at the ceremony that begins at 9 a.m.