Category Archives: Graduation

Local Students Graduate With Honors From MU

Written on August 15, 2017 at 6:54 pm, by

Kathryn Mary Howard of Memphis was among the 2017 spring graduates at the University of Missouri in Columbia. Howard graduated with Cum Laude honors with a Bachelor of Health Science degree. Jeremy Wiggins of Kahoka graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, BSBA with an emphasis in management as well as an undergraduate […]

Wright Graduates from MSU

Written on June 27, 2017 at 2:43 pm, by

SPRINGFIELD – Missouri State University conferred 2,651 degrees to students at its 2017 spring commencement May 19 at JQH Arena. A total of 1,995 bachelor’s degrees, 554 master’s degrees, 93 doctorate degrees and nine specialist degrees were conferred. Shaye Wright of Memphis, Missouri, graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology.

Bethany Mullinix Receives D.O. Degree

Written on June 20, 2017 at 5:37 pm, by

On Saturday, May 6, 2017, Bethany Ranee Mullinix, D.O. was among the 124 students who received their Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) degree from Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine (OUHCOM) in Athens, OH.  Dr. Mullinix is part of the 37th class to graduate from OUHCOM, whose mission is to train Osteopathic primary care […]

Harley Stone Graduates From UCM 

Written on June 20, 2017 at 4:12 pm, by

Area residents were among the more than 1,000 individuals who were eligible to participate in the University of Central Missouri’s 2017 spring commencement exercises May 5-6 in the university’s Multipurpose Building. Students who completed their degree requirements by the end of the spring 2017 semester were honored at the event. Harley D. Stone of Memphis […]

Burgess Awarded Masters Degree at TSU Spring Graduation

Written on June 6, 2017 at 4:18 pm, by

Truman State University has released the names of students who graduated during spring commencement. More than 1,100 students participated in the May 13 ceremony. KatRina Annette Burgess of Memphis earned a Master of Arts degree at the ceremony. Founded in 1867, Truman is Missouri’s public liberal arts and sciences university. Truman has the highest graduation […]

Local Grads Honored as Part of Culver-Stockton’s Class of 2017

Written on June 6, 2017 at 4:10 pm, by

CANTON, MO – Culver-Stockton College proudly presented diplomas to graduates Saturday, May 13, 2017, during the 161st Annual Commencement exercises. Hundreds of family, friends, faculty and staff attended the ceremony, which was held on the campus of Culver-Stockton College. Megan Creek of Memphis, graduated with a BS degree in Biology. Delaney Gundy of Gorin, graduated […]

Miller Graduates from Stephens College

Written on May 30, 2017 at 10:44 am, by

Jennifer Miller, daughter of Nova Montgomery, graduated summa cum laude from Stephens College with a Master’s in English this spring. Post graduation, she’s been accepted to work as an overseas intern with the missions’ organization called Campus Crusade for Christ in Athens, Greece.  CRU’s mission is that one day everyone will know someone who knows […]

Local Students Graduate From TSU

Written on January 24, 2017 at 3:52 pm, by

KIRKSVILLE, Mo. — Truman State University has released the names of students who graduated during winter commencement. More than 300 students participated in the December 17 ceremony. Stephen Shapiro of Rutledge and Brian Scott Scheurer of Memphis were among the graduates. Sheurer graduated with Cum Laude honors. Cum laude recognizes those who earned a grade […]

Pippert, Sears Earn Degrees From MU

Written on August 30, 2016 at 5:44 pm, by

Two Scotland County men were among the students to earn degrees during the University of Missouri 2016 spring semester graduation ceremonies. Nathan A. Pippert of Memphis graduated with an Educational Specialist, Education Leadership & Policy Analysis (EDSP) degree with an emphasis in Educational Administration. James Rodney Sears of Memphis received a Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education (BSED) […]

Johnston Graduates With Honors From John Wood

Written on August 9, 2016 at 2:32 pm, by

Kylee Johnston graduated with her Associates of Science from John Wood Community College with Highest Honors (3.85 GPA or higher) and as a Member of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. She has been accepted at Northwest Missouri State University in Maryville for the fall semester 2016. Johnston will be a junior, seeking a dual major […]