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More Than 1,100 Graduates Receive Degrees from Waubonsee

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KC Vogt, of Aurora, addresses his fellow graduates at Waubonsee Community College’s commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 23.

Waubonsee Community College awarded degrees to 1,128 graduates at its 2013 commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 23. The class of 2013 is the college’s largest ever and an increase of 7 percent over last year.   

The degrees awarded include 793 transfer-oriented associate degrees, 274 Associate in Applied Science degrees (in 32 different career areas) and 61 Associate in General Studies degrees.  

Delivering the commencement address was Dr. Harry Berman, Executive Director of the Illinois Board of Higher Education. 

Since its first graduating class in 1968, Waubonsee has conferred 19,612 degrees to local students.