Local students graduate from Montevallo
Two Morgan County students were among the almost 200 students who received their diplomas at fall commencement at the University of Montevallo Dec. 12.
Faren Marie Jones and Rachel Elizabeth Klan, both of Decatur, received bachelor of science degrees.
The commencement address was delivered by Dr. Lawrence J. DeLucas, a former payload specialist for NASA and a professor in the department of optometry at the University of Alabama-Birmingham.
Following the address, Dr. John W. Stewart III, president of the University of Montevallo, conferred degrees on 150 candidates for bachelor’s degrees, 42 candidates for master’s degrees and six candidates for the educational specialist degree.