by Teri Vance
tvance@nevadaappeal.com

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May 21, 2013
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Douglas residents join college graduates

A fifth of Western Nevada College’s graduating class of more than 500 consisted of Douglas County residents. Anne Hansen, spokeswoman for the college, said this year’s class is the largest in school history — for the third consecutive year — and one of the most dedicated. “The students we have are all serious students,” she said. “That’s what we need for the work force. It’s good for them personally and good for the economy.” College President Carol Lucey said 505 students graduated Monday and Tuesday from the Carson City and Fallon campuses, receiving 530 degrees and certificates. “This event is …

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The Record Courier Updated May 21, 2013 09:09PM Published May 21, 2013 12:42PM Copyright 2013 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.