Class of 2010 Commencement

Graduates from nearly 40 programs walk in annual spring event

Dakota County Technical College’s Class of 2010 moved their tassels from right to left Monday, May 17, at the Legendary Roy Wilkins Auditorium at the Saint Paul River Centre in St. Paul, Minn. Friends and family joined graduates for one of the proudest moments in any student’s academic career.

Jenny Anderson, a graduate of the Exercise and Sport Science program, and Dan Balder, a graduate of the Nanoscience Technology program, were honored during the ceremony as the winners of the 2010 Dave Schroeder Outstanding Student Award. Scott Kadrlik, a 1980  graduate of the Accounting program, was recognized with the Outstanding Alumnus Award. Dave Schroeder, the first president of the college, was honored with the Spirit of DCTC Award. Anchor Bank Apple Valley was recognized with the DCTC Advocacy Award. Cem Erdem, president and CEO of Augusoft, Inc., served as the commencement speaker.

Jenny Anderson | 2010 Dave Schroeder Outstanding Student Award

Dan Balder | 2010 Dave Schroeder Outstanding Student Award

Scott Kadrlik | 2010 Outstanding Alumnus of the Year

David L. Schroeder | Spirit of DCTC Award

Scott Ramsdale | President Anchor Bank Apple Valley | DCTC Advocacy Award

Cem Erdem | Commencement Speaker

Class of 2010 Commencement Video

Class of 2010 Gallery