Special to The Sun
Bachelor’s degrees were awarded to 225 students, while 94 others obtained their master’s degrees during East Central University’s 2013 fall commencement ceremonies which took place Dec. 14, at the Kerr Activities Center.
The ceremony began at 10 a.m. as Oklahoma State Senator Susan Paddack was the keynote speaker. Paddack was elected as state senator for District 13, which includes Pontotoc, Hughes and portions of Garvin and Coal Counties, in 2004 and serves as Democratic Caucus Co-Chair.
Edmond candidates for master’s degrees are listed by their hometowns or current residence are James Hartsfield and Jessica Ruckman.