Category Archives: Graduation

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 […]

Garrett Receives Master Degree From UCM

Written on July 12, 2016 at 3:36 pm, by

WARRENSBURG, MO (June 29, 2016) — Area residents were among the more than 2,000 individuals who were eligible to participate in the University of Central Missouri’s 2016 spring commencement exercises May 13-14 in the university’s Multipurpose Building. Students who completed their degree requirements by the end of the spring 2016 semester were honored at the […]

Derrick Muntz Receives Degree from Buena Vista University

Written on July 5, 2016 at 7:21 pm, by

STORM LAKE, IA – In May 2016, Derrick Muntz, from Memphis, graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in marketing from Buena Vista University. Muntz attended Buena Vista University Ottumwa. Celebrating 125 years of service. Since 1891, Buena Vista University has prepared students for lifelong success and blends liberal arts with real-world applications. Our traditional […]

Enlow, Smith-Roberts Graduate From Truman State University 

Written on June 21, 2016 at 4:27 pm, by

Truman State University hosted spring commencement ceremonies May 7 for more than 1,000 students. Local students earning their degrees included Kelsey Kay Enlow and Loren E. Smith-Roberts, both of Memphis. Smith-Roberts was  master’s degree recipient. Founded in 1867, Truman is Missouri’s public liberal arts and sciences university. Truman has the highest graduation rate among the […]

Cotton Earns Master’s Degree from Missouri State University

Written on June 13, 2016 at 10:43 pm, by

Missouri State University conferred 2,424 degrees to students at its 2016 spring commencement on May 13 at JQH Arena. Scotland County R-I graduate Melissa Cotton was among degree recipients as MSU conferred 1,790 bachelor’s degrees, 561 master’s degrees and 73 doctorate degrees. Cotton received her Master of Public Health Degree. Beyond the standard expectations, 180 students […]

Smith-Roberts Graduates

Written on May 31, 2016 at 5:32 pm, by

Loren Smith-Roberts graduated from Truman State University on Saturday, May 7, 2016 with a Master’s degree in Elementary Education.  Spring Commencement ceremonies were held at Stokes Stadium on the Truman campus at 2:00 p.m.  Unfortunately, due to an afternoon rain, the ceremony only lasted about half an hour and in order to speed the process, […]

Duley, Hunolt Graduate From NMSU

Written on May 31, 2016 at 5:31 pm, by

The Office of the Registrar and the Graduate School at Northwest Missouri State University have released the names of students who completed requirements for degrees at the conclusion of the 2016 spring trimester. Andrew Michael Hunolt of Baring graduated  Cum Laude (cumulative GPA of 3.50 to 3.74) with a Bachelor of Science degrees in Business […]

Duzan Graduates

Written on May 31, 2016 at 5:24 pm, by

Elizabeth Grace McNeil Duzan, along with more than 200 other college graduates, walked across the stage to receive her degree at Mabee Sports Complex, Hannibal LaGrange University in Hannibal, MO, on Saturday, May 7th at 10:00 a.m.  Prior to the ceremony, the graduates processed through the HLGU arch on the University’s traditional Walk of Honor, […]

Local Students Earn Degrees at Culver-Stockton’s 2016 Commencement Ceremony

Written on May 17, 2016 at 1:53 pm, by

Culver-Stockton College proudly presented diplomas to 174 graduates Saturday, May 7, 2016 during the 160th Annual Commencement Ceremony, which was held in the Charles Field House on the Culver-Stockton College campus. This was the third Commencement Ceremony that Culver-Stockton conferred Master’s degrees since the 1900s, awarding four Master’s of Business Administration. President Kelly M. Thompson […]