May 11, 2017

High School Student, Full-Ride Merit Scholarship Recipients among Graduates in HACC’s Spring 2017 Commencement

HARRISBURG, Pa. – A high school senior and two full-ride merit scholarship recipients were among the more than 800 students who completed their associate degrees, certificates or diplomas during the spring 2017 term. On May 11, 2017, HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College, congratulated more than 500 students who walked across the stage at the Giant Center in Hershey.
Sadira Stallings, 17, of Hanover, received an associate degree in business administration before she is to graduate from South Western High School in June. She is the first high school student from HACC’s Gettysburg Campus to earn a college degree before earning a high school diploma. Stallings plans to return to HACC in the fall to get her associate degree in nursing to become a Registered Nurse (RN).
Among the other graduates were: Photos of these graduates are available online.
A full list of the spring 2017 graduates will be available soon in our online newsroom.
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