STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) -- U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., will speak to fall semester graduates at Mississippi State University on Saturday in Starkville.
More than 1,300 students are expected to receive degrees during the 10 a.m. Humphrey Coliseum commencement. MSU officials say some graduates from the summer term that has no separate event.
Wicker has represented the state in the Senate since December 2007. He previously served in the U.S. House and the Mississippi State Senate.