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Southeast December commencement is held in the Godbey Appalachian Center on Cumberland campus

Graduate greeted by Dr. Ayers

The sixth annual December Commencement and Awarding of Credentials was held recently in the Edsel Godbey Appalachian Center at Cumberland with 160 students being honored. Dr. Odell Wilson delivered the keynote address to a capacity crowd in the theater. Wilson challenged the graduates to aspire to be successful and productive to be great. During the ceremony, Jeff Whitehead, executive director of Eastern Kentucky Concentrated Employment (EKCEP), was awarded the prestigious Presidents Service Award. Also during the event, the Southeast Choir, under the direction of Ann Schertz, performed.