620 degrees awarded regionally
Chancellor John Pugh hugs Bachelor of Arts in Art graduate Ryan Cortes at the UAS Juneau Commencement Ceremony. Photo by Yosuke Sano.
UAS honored graduates from Summer and Fall 2011 and Spring 2012 at commencement ceremonies in Ketchikan, Sitka and Juneau May 4-6, 2012. A total of 620 candidates received Masters, Bachelors and Associates degrees as well as certificates and occupational endorsements from the Juneau, Ketchikan and Sitka UAS campuses. Five-hundred twentynine degrees, certificates and endorsement went to Juneau graduates. Twenty-four states are represented in this year’s group of graduates, 87 percent are from Alaska.
A slideshow of the 2012 Juneau Commencement can be found in the UAS Photo Gallery.