Wilmington College conferred 254 graduating seniors with Bachelor of Arts (BA) and Bachelor of Science (BS) degrees at its 141st annual commencement ceremony. Graduates, some receiving special honor recognition, were from WC’s main campus, Cincinnati Branch in Blue Ash and the degree completion program at Cincinnati State Technical and Community College.
Wilmington College is an independent college in Wilmington, with a hallmark for hands-on learning opportunities. Founded in 1870 by Quakers, WC hosts 1,100 students at its main campus and another 200 at two satellite locations in Cincinnati. The college competes in 20 sports as a member of NCAA D-III and the Ohio Athletic Conference. Additional information may be obtained at www.wilmington.edu.
Area residents from the main campus are:
HILLSBORO – Brittany C. Carroll of Zion Lane, BA, social work; Mikayla J. Hughes of SR 138, BA, magna cum laude, communication arts; Carey M. Juillerat of Jan Lynn Lane, BA, summa cum laude, education-English.
LEESBURG – Heather N. Cox of Caplinger Lane, BS, Cum laude, agriculture.
LYNCHBURG – Miranda M. Gorman of Webertown Road, BA, Magna cum laude, accounting; Emilia L. Knisley of Rammel Road, BA, cum laude, criminal justice; Alicia M. Nelson of Certier Road, BA, education; Wesley A. Pierson of Turner Road, BA, accounting; Taylor Scott of Wise Road, BA, magna cum laude, psychology-social work; Taylor L. Turner of Bayless Avenue, BA, summa cum laude, English-political science; Terrence C. West of Townsend Road, BS, sport management.
Submitted by Mary Brunnell, WC public relations assistant.