Metropolitan State University celebrated its 98th Commencement Exercises Monday, May 2 at Roy Wilkins Auditorium at Saint Paul RiverCentre. Approximately 876 students received bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees this May. Sandy Hodges singing America the Beautiful. Senator Amy Klobuchar addressing graduates. Interim President Devinder Malhotra. Interim President Devinder Malhotra speaking at commencement. Provost Ginny Arthur speaking at commencement.