Truman State University has released the names of students who graduated during spring commencement. More than 281 students participated in the December 15 ceremony, including Tasha L. Cline of Downing.

Founded in 1867, Truman is Missouri’s public liberal arts and sciences university. Truman has the highest graduation rate among the state’s public colleges and universities. U.S. News & World Report has rated Truman as the No. 1 public university in the Midwest region for 21 consecutive years, and Washington Monthly recognized Truman as the No. 4 master’s university in the nation.