Near-grads check their list … and mark it ‘Done!’

An acknowledged leader among his classmates and fellow veterans alike, Efrem K. Foster, an applied management major from Williamsport, finds another familiar face.

Karen E. Wright, graduation assistant in the Registrar's Office, distributes tickets to December's commencement ceremony.

Taking near-final steps toward a date with their diplomas are Rachel J. Cressman (left), a nursing major from West Milton, and Amanda N. Suda, of Harrisburg, graduating in landscape/horticulture technology: plant production emphasis.

Colorfully inviting mounds of Penn College logo wear await purchase ...

... including headgear personalized for specific academic majors.

The College Store overflowed with soon-to-be alumni on Tuesday afternoon as it hosted a Grad Finale for students who will cross the Community Arts Center stage on Dec. 22. Commencement tickets, information about student loans and veterans benefits, caps and gowns, and career advice for the postgraduate world were handily available in one Bush Campus Center locale.
Photos by J.J. Boettcher, student photographer

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