Summer Commencement 2010-5

Summer Commencement 2010-5

Micelle Emery, a World Campus student from Fairfax, Va., smiled following her walk across the stage as a new Penn State graduate. A single mother of five who while completing her degree went through a divorce, heart surgery, other health ailments, a move, a new job and the death of her father, graduated with a 3.6 grade point average. She is the first in her family to graduate from college, and all five of her children were on hand to watch her receive her degree. You can read more about her at live.psu.edu/story/47830 online.

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