Local students graduate from Wittenberg University


SPRINGFIELD – Wittenberg University’s 2018 Commencement exercises took place in picturesque Commencement Hollow under mostly sunny skies and with warm temperatures.

More than 370 graduates were celebrated by a standing-room-only crowd of family and friends. King Letsie III, the Constitutional Monarch of the southern African Kingdom of Lesotho, presented the keynote address at Wittenberg’s 168th Commencement Exercise.

  • Samantha Fraga of Bradford received a bachelor of arts degree in biology.
  • Zachary Armstrong of Union City received a bachelor of arts degree in marketing.
  • Kyle Bruner of Greenville received a bachelor of arts degree in education.
  • Hannah McCartney of Greenville received a bachelor of arts degree in history.