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Graduating students at HACC's spring 2023 Commencement ceremony
HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College, welcomed the College’s newest alumni during its May 9, 2023, Commencement ceremony. More than 560 of the 1,192 students eligible to graduate in spring and summer 2023 walked across the stage at the Giant Center to receive their associate degrees, certificates and diplomas.

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07 December 2020

HACC to Hold First-Ever Virtual Commencement Ceremony

Virtual celebration set for Dec. 15


WHO: HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College, will virtually celebrate the remarkable achievements of its 954 spring 2020 graduates, 272 summer 2020 graduates, and 895 students eligible to graduate in the fall 2020 semester
WHAT: HACC’s first-ever virtual Commencement ceremony
WHEN: Dec. 15, 2020, at 6 p.m.
WHERE: Anywhere!
COVERAGE: HACC President and CEO John J. “Ski” Sygielski, MBA, Ed.D., will virtually confer degrees, diplomas and certificates to HACC graduates and students.

The virtual ceremony will include brief remarks from HACC leadership, a graduating student, faculty member and alumna.

Among the graduates is the fall 2020 student speaker, Kathy Naylor. Naylor is graduating with an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in early care and education and is a member of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society and The National Society of Collegiate Scholars. As a teacher, Naylor works to empower every child, parent and co-worker that walks through the door.

For additional information, please visit HACC’s website.
The Commencement ceremony sponsor is Glatfelter Insurance Group.
Photo Caption: HACC's fall 2020 virtual Commencement ceremony student speaker Kathy Naylor

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