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A long road to graduation

A long road to graduation

December 11, 2013

Dec. 11, 2013 Student speaker to share story with graduating class By Michael Riley Michael Mifflin had to make a decision. After a less than ideal freshman year, he found himself on academic probation standing at a crossroads; to leave the university to explore other options, or work toward...

Justin Nothem to deliver commencement to graduates

May 9, 2012

Many college students spend a majority of their free time partying, hanging out with friends or even studying. Commencement speaker Justin Nothem spends his free time selling wieners. “There are a lot of sacrifices you have to make,” Nothem said. “I don’t go to the bars anymore. I work the...

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