Lindsey Wilson awards 246 degrees at 2014 spring commencement

kward1@herald-leader.comMay 10, 2014 

Lindsey Wilson College awarded 246 graduate and undergraduate degrees at its spring commencement ceremony Saturday morning.

Combined with 418 degrees conferred in December, Lindsey Wilson's class of 2014 is the largest in the Columbia college's 111-year history, according to a news release.

This 664-member class exceeded by 57 people the school's previous record for largest class, which was set last year.

Former Romanian cosmonaut Dumitru Dorin Prunariu was awarded an honorary doctorate and gave the commencement address.

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