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SCC Holds Commencement Event to Celebrate Graduates

The 52nd Annual Commencement ceremony for Somerset Community College was held Friday, May 4, 2018 at the Center for Rural Development in Somerset. Below are some photographs from the event. Snapshots from the event can be found, and downloaded here: https://flic.kr/s/aHskxGcZpa. Names, hometowns and program are listed if available.

group of graduates smiling in the line up at graduation

Above: April Polston, (Casey County) Wiliam (Billy) Kirby (Rockcastle County, Wayne County), Mark Lashley, (Pulaski County) Patrick Reagin (Adair County) and Stephen Sears (Pulaski County). All these students graduated from the Industrial Maintenance program.

two sisters graduating together smiling outside of the center for rural development

Above: Sylvia Leach, (Lincoln County) and Pam Mason, (Lincoln County) are sisters who both graduated with a degree in Medical Information Technology.

radiography students on the stairs at the center for rural development before commencement began

Above: Back Row: Kody Cornelius (Lincoln County), Douglas Roy (Russell County)

Third Row: Jordan Loy (Russell County), Krystalynne Reynolds (Lincoln County), Amy Hubbard (Whitley County

Second Row: Kaitlyn Bland (Pulaski County), Ashley Ison (Laurel County), Courtney Smith (Bell County)

Front Row: Anna Beth Walker (Green County), Doyle Decker, Assistant Professor of Radiography, Amanda Goforth (Pulaski County), Judy Woolever (Whitley County)

father and mother graduates standing in front of their son before commencement began 

Above: Keith Stanley who earned an Associate in Applied Science degree and Ashley Stanley (Clay County) who earned an Associate of Arts degree, celebrate with their son Aiden as they both graduate from SCC.

KY FAME students stand with professor outside before commencement 

Above: KY FAME, Back Row: Jarod Stogsdill, Chris Crouch, Michael Dobbs, Josh Shoemake, Toby Crabtree, Daniel Duvall. Front Row: Josh Ruckel, Malaye Kroger, Kelly Howard, Spencer Brackett, Jacob Tarter. All graduated with degree in Industrial Maintenance.

three female graduates stand in line up smiling before commencement began 

Above: Chelsey Jewellson (Laurel County), Rebecca Smith (Laurel County), Brooke Sparks (Clay County). All three girls graduated from the Medical Assisting Program and attended the Laurel Campus.

medical assisting graduates pose happily outside before commencement began 

Above: Front Row: Sunny Riley (Manchester County), Chelsey Jewellson (Manchester), Danielle Shoupe (Laurel County, Jessica York (Laurel County).  Back Row: Erica Jones (Pulaski County), Leslie Bargo (Know County), Nina Sizemore (Clay County), Hannah Sparks (Whitley County), Carrie Allen (Laurel County). All graduated from the Medical Assisting program.

student government association president and president dr. jo marshall pose together before commencement  

Above: Nicole Disney, SGA President (Laurel County) earned her Associate of Applied Science degree in Medical Information Technology and Dr. Marshall, President of SCC who will be retiring in June.

a group of four graduates smile happily in line up 

Above: A few of the graduates gathered for a photo before the ceremony. May Davis (Pulaski County), Marty Jordan (Knox County), Jacob Couch (Whitley County), William Rigney (Wayne County).

dino melgoza president of the multicultural club at scc gives the peace sign as he walks off the stage

Above: Dino Melgoza (Pulaski County), President of SCC’s Multicultural Club is graduating with his Associate of Arts degree.