The University of Dubuque held its 164th Commencement Ceremonies on Saturday, May 14, in the Chlapaty Recreation and Wellness Center as well as Heritage Center’s John and Alice Butler Hall on the UD campus. Degrees were conferred upon 413 undergraduate, graduate, and seminary students.

Dr. Marta Abele, MEd, PhD, professor of education and director of the Bridge Program at UD, delivered the Commencement address, titled “It’s All in the Name.”

Founded in 1852, the University of Dubuque is a private, coeducational, professional University with a focus in the liberal art.

From Atkins, Erica Crawford, master of business administration and Vinton, Kristin Henderson, bachelor of science in nursing and David Walter, bachelor of business administration, Cum Laude