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May 12, 2014


Cowley College conducts 91st Commencement exercises

commencementA total of 306 students participated in Cowley College’s 91st Commencement exercises Saturday inside W.S. Scott Auditorium.

Along with the conferring of degrees, college alumni Ed and Linda Hargrove were presented with this year’s Outstanding Tiger Alumni Award. Ed is a 1967 graduate of Cowley College, while Linda is a 1970 graduate of the college.

The Hargrove’s served as the featured speakers at Commencement. While, Student Senate president Kelsea Barr, and Student Senate vice president Clayton Bringer, also addressed the class.

The students included summer 2013 graduates through summer 2014 graduates. Students who graduated last summer and last December have received their diplomas. Saturday’s graduates will receive their diplomas in June. A total of 683 students were candidates for graduation.

A reception for graduates, family members and friends was held immediately following the ceremony in the Earle N. Wright Community Room inside the Brown Center.

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