Davis & Elkins College Holds Commencement Ceremony

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Saturday, May 20, 2017

WDTV - Davis & Elkins College celebrated its 108th commencement this weekend.

On Saturday, the Davis & Elkins College Class of 2017, faculty and trustees gathered in the Myles Center for the Arts Harper-McNeeley Auditorium to join family, guests and the D&E community for commencement ceremonies.

Elkins native Dr. John Ochsendorf, a professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and recently named director of the American Academy in Rome (AAR), delivered the commencement address “The Endless Frontier,” focusing on the importance of lifelong learning and how each of us must continue to explore our personal frontiers of education and service.

During the ceremony, Ochsendorf received an honorary Doctor of Letters degree.

Congratulations to all of the graduates!