JOHNSON CITY, TN (WJHL)- Thousands of students from across the region celebrated a new chapter Saturday, graduating from various colleges and universities around our region.
At East Tennessee State University more than 2,100 degrees were awarded in two ceremonies Saturday.
Students at Milligan College also celebrated Spring commencement ceremonies.
181 degrees were awarded at Milligan.
At Emory & Henry in Virginia, a major milestone was celebrated Saturday as the college awarded it’s first-ever doctoral-level degrees.
28 students graduated with a doctor of physical therapy degree, the first ever doctoral-level academic degrees presented in the College’s 182-year history.