Local students graduate from Eastern Mennonite University

HARRISONBURG, Va. — Four hundred and eighty-six students were welcomed as alumni on May 5 at Eastern Mennonite Univeristy’s 101st Commencement Ceremony.

The following local students were recognized:

Bekah Mongold of Mathias, Bachelor of Science in biology and minors in photography, environmental sustainability.

Madalynn Payne of Mathias, Bachelor of Science in mathematics, secondary education licensure, 6-12 with minors in the academic honors program and music.

Joleah Hamilton of Mathias, Bachelor of Science in nursing and a minor in psychology.

Hillary Evans of Mathias, Master of Divinity.

Kimberly Yates of Wardensville, Bachelor of Science in nursing.