Communications graduate Rebecca Gordon clutches her degree following commencement. Penn State Altoona held commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 7 in theAdler Athletic Complex.
Mary Lou Nemanic, coordinator of Penn State Altoona's communications degree program, congratulates new graduate Robin Akinwale.
Commencement speaker Richard Rodriguez talks to Penn State Altoona faculty member Dan Lago during a reception held for the graduates in the Slep Student Center following Penn State Altoona's ceremonies.
Penn State Altoona criminal justice graduate Dawn Gardini receives congratulations from one of her faculty members at the commencement reception.
Art education instructor Stan Snyder chats with elementary and kindergarten education graduate Jennifer Milliron following Penn State Altoona's commencement ceremonies.
Graduates receiving bachelor degrees in science proudly stand during the commencement ceremonies.
Graduates listen to Richard Rodriguez speak. Approximately 270 students received their degrees during two commencement ceremonies.
Faculty marshal Athleen Stere leads Penn State Altoona faculty, staff and graduates into the Adler Athletic Complex during the academic processional .
A happy graduate enters the gym during commencement services at Penn State Altoona.
Commencement speaker Richard Rodriguez addresses the graduates Saturday, May 7 at Penn State Altoona. Rodriguez, journalist, essayist, and Pulitzer Prize nominee, urged the graduates to live their lives in the moment and enjoy the present.