Nearly 600 students participated in Commencement ceremonies Dec. 18 in Halenbeck Hall gymnasium.
The degree earners include 842 undergraduate students and 155 graduate students. Among those graduate students are six people earning doctor of education degrees.
Delivering the student address was Emilio Ramos DeJesus ’15, Salinas, Puerto Rico, a bachelor’s degree graduate in Mass Communications. Ramos DeJesus is the former general manager of UTVS Television, the student-run station headquartered in Stewart Hall. He also was the award-winning founder and anchor of UTVS News En Español. He works as a reporter for WVEN-TV, a Univision-affiliated television station in Daytona Beach, Florida.