ACTC Graduation is May 13

May 1, 2019

     Ashland Community and Technical College will recognize more than 700 students at the graduation ceremony at 6:30 p.m. Monday, May 13, at the Paramount Arts Center.
     The students to be honored are August and December 2018 graduates, and May and Summer 2019 graduation candidates. Many have earned more than one degree, diploma or certificate, and more than 1,800 credentials will be awarded.
     Dr. Jay K. Box, President of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System, will give the commencement address and also inaugurate ACTC’s president, Dr. Larry Ferguson.
    A special community service award will be given to Norma Meeks, former Paramount Arts Center director.
     Huntington, W.Va., resident Joshua Fuller will be the graduating student speaker. He is earning an associate degree from the nursing program.
     The Paul G. Blazer High School JROTC will be the color guard, and ACTC student and Louisa resident Kendra Spaulding will sing the national anthem.
     The graduation ceremony is free and open to the public. The ceremony will also stream live beginning at 6:20 p.m. at www.greenupbeacon.com.