Thomas MacLaren School will celebrate commencement exercises for eight members of its second graduating class on Saturday at 1 p .m. at the school, 303 Austin Bluffs Parkway.
Professor Carol Neel of Colorado College will be the guest speaker.
She teaches European Middle Ages, courses in ancient Roman civilization, the history of family life, theory of history and history of the book.
Neel studies spirituality of religious orders of the 12th and 13th centuries and has published historical criticisms, editions and translations culminating in five books and numerous articles.