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GEB America to Air ORU Commencement

GEB AmericaGEB America will carry exclusive coverage of the Oral Roberts University commencement ceremony. The university will be celebrating the graduation of more than 700 students in the Mabee Center on Saturday, May 04, 2013.

The coverage will begin at 12:30 p.m. CT and will continue until graduation has concluded. GEB America can be viewed on DirecTV Channel 363, Tulsa TV-53, SkyAngel and

Dr. Mark Rutland, outgoing ORU president, will be the commencement speaker for the 46th commencement service. Jeremy Burton, senior director for University Relations and Communications at ORU and alumnus as well as Amy Calvert, vice president of Marketing and Sales for GEB America and alumnus will be the hosts for special pre-commencement coverage at 12:30 p.m. CT. The service will begin just before 1 p.m. CT.

“This is a great opportunity for us to showcase ORU and its graduates,” said Calvert. “We invite all family and friends of graduates, alumni and the GEB America family around the nation who can’t make it to Tulsa to see this celebration firsthand. GEB America is proud to be a division of ORU and to exclusively air this event.”

GEB AMERICA is focusing on helping the 34 million Baby Boomers of faith to live well –Spirit, Mind and Body. From the campus of Oral Roberts University comes a place of hope for today and the promise of a better tomorrow.  Built on the network’s vision founded by Chancellor Oral Roberts, GEB AMERICA leaps into the 21st Century providing Spirit-Empowered Edu-tainment. GEB America can be viewed on DirecTV Channel 363, Tulsa TV-53, SkyAngel and